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What’s Driving Imaging Utilization?

Factors both within and beyond the radiology industry’s control continue to push utilization, but growth is still slow.

Recent Content

Case History: Pregnant female, 21 weeks 3 days gestational age, G2P1, experiencing severe peri-umbilical pain and a palpable bump just to the right of the umbilicus.

Use of imaging studies in emergency departments rose significantly from 1993 to 2007, but then declined from 2007 to 2012.

When it comes to healthcare spending, salary cuts may not be the best approach.

Long-time proponent of ultrasound for breast screening, Kevin M. Kelly, MD, discusses what radiologists need to know.

The type of imaging processing used in digital mammography has an impact on detection of calcification clusters.

Two more radiographic signs for gastric band slippage have been identified.

A letter to the radiologist dedicated to over-radiating patients.

Case Studies

Case History: Pregnant female, 21 weeks 3 days gestational age, G2P1, experiencing severe peri-umbilical pain and a palpable bump just to the right of the umbilicus.

Case History: 54-year-old male presents with palpable right retroareolar abnormality.

Case History: Female patient in early 60s with abdominal pain and nausea.

From Physicians Practice

Most physicians struggle to find balance between work and home, but it's not as difficult as you might think. Here experts share their top tips.

Carrying and using a weapon for self defense while in a professional environment can bring grave consequences; both for physicians and their institutions. Be aware of legal provisions in your state.

Recently we suffered a multi-part network crash at our medical practice. Here are some of the lessons I learned while helping my practice deal with the disaster.

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