Radiology News, Features, Case Studies
Factors both within and beyond the radiology industry’s control continue to push utilization, but growth is still slow.
Two more radiographic signs for gastric band slippage have been identified.
A letter to the radiologist dedicated to over-radiating patients.
General practitioners in Australia are increasingly ordering imaging tests, with an increase of 45 percent over the past decade.
Is this what dictation is missing?
The FDA has approved VISIQ, an ultra mobile ultrasound system designed for greater mobility, manufactured by Philips.
As growth of imaging utilization slows, radiologists worry about the effect on reimbursement.
VIDEO: Merging health records and PACS can improve radiologists’ workflow. Cree M. Gaskin, MD, discusses the benefits and challenges of a new system.
VIDEO: Residents must understand it is radiologists’ responsibility to ensure the right tests are being performed at the right time. It’s a culture shift they should embrace, said Vijay Rao, MD.
VIDEO - Consultant Jef Williams details the four areas driving change in healthcare for radiologists.
VIDEO: What’s behind the imaging operations mergers and acquisitions? Brian Baker discusses the why and what to do about medical imaging consolidation.
Hackensack University Medical Center has earned ACR’s distinction as one of the first two Diagnostic Imaging Centers of Excellence. Here’s how they did it.
Stacy Johnson, of Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, discusses the use of technology to meet California’s dose reporting requirement and the law’s impact.
Lisa Lowe, MD, an Academy of Radiology Leadership and Management grad, discusses the training radiology leaders need in today’s health care environment.
James Rawson, MD, discusses health care reform, appropriate imaging utilization, changes in practice structure, and the upcoming presidential election.
Case History: 54-year-old male presents with palpable right retroareolar abnormality.
Case History: Female patient in early 60s with abdominal pain and nausea.
Case History: 29-year-old female, five days postpartum, presented with painful swelling and palpable lump.
From Physicians Practice
A tax and business formation lawyer shares the legal risks physicians must consider prior to investing in or working for ancillary service providers.
Mobile health tools have come a long way over the past few years. Here's how and why physicians should be using them.
One physician, with more than 40 years in medicine, reflects on going "beeperless" in medical practice.