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UPDATED. Many states have laws on breast density notification after mammography screening – but not all notification is the same.
Chest CT follow-ups recommended by radiologists following chest radiograph result in clinically relevant findings.
A majority of malpractice cases in radiology are a result of failure to diagnose or communicate.
In decision support for imaging studies, who calls the shots?
Computer-generated patient histories are more thorough, organized, and useful than physician-written histories.
Routinely adding ultrasound to screening for breast cancer for women with dense breasts is not cost-effective.
Find out which vendors and features are valued most by radiology organizations when it comes to image exchange.
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.
Case History: 40-year-old patient with one-week history of seizure and altered sensorium.
Case History: 52-year-old woman with 12-month history of right upper quadrant pain and no other symptoms.
Case History: 82-year-old male presented with acute onset of right inguinal region mass.
From Physicians Practice
Look no further than the recent issue of JAMA for evidence that physician mandates are not beneficial, but paternalistic and coercive.
The overwhelming tendency is for deeper and deeper specialization within certain medical specialties. I believe the need for super-generalists is being overlooked.
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