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Marshall Medical Outreach teams with Cabell Huntington Hospital for women's health event
Marshall Medical Outreach, a medical student-led organization that provides free medical care to the homeless and unemployed population in the area, recently teamed with Cabell Huntington Hospital , the CHH Breast Health Center and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center to provide an afternoon of health and wellness events for more than two dozen ... (more)
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The evolution of PACS
As the healthcare industry increasingly adopts new accountable care payment models, providers must determine the most cost-effective ways to deliver quality patient care.
Essentia adds seven to area facilities
Dr. Kirstin LeSage has joined the Palliative Care Department at Essentia Health-St.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Findings on Pneumonia Detailed by H. Sumikawa and Co-Authors...
The ethical review boards of the five institutions that contributed cases waived the need for informed consent for retrospective review of patient records and images."
Minnesota doctors now must report dense breast tissue to catch cancer
New Minnesota mandate requires doctors to notify women following mammograms if they have dense breast tissue, which can fool the screening test and miss tumors.
LEARN to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease Patients
With increases expected in the aging patient population and in incidences of diabetes and obesity, the Society of Interventional Radiology offers its Lower Extremity Arterial RevascularizatioN meeting, Oct. 9-11 in Endovascular specialists and interested residents and fellows will be able to gain state-of-the-art data and technical insight in ... (more)
Nottingham Evening Post
30m scheme to speed up transfer of x-rays
PATIENT care is to be improved by a 30 million scheme which will give medics at Nottingham's hospitals faster access to x-rays and other medical images.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
X-Rays Only Detect 20 Percent Of Lung Cancer Cases
Current x-ray examinations capture only 20 percent of cases but there is a better way, according to Norwegian researchers.
Frost & Sullivan Applauds Volpara Solutions' Clear Vision in...
Volpara Solutions offers an innovative range of volumetric breast imaging solutions for the early detection of breast cancer.
Top Radiologists and Medical Physicist Honored at RLI Leadership Summit
David C. Levin, MD, FACR, Sarah S. Donaldson, MD, FACR, and Richard L. Morin, PhD, FACR, are the 2014 recipients of the Radiology Leadership Institute A Leadership Luminary Award.
Center for Diagnostic Imaging Names Rick Long as President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Long has served as CDI's COO for the past three years, prior to which he held business development and operating leadership positions within the organization since joining in 2004.
Plymouth Township Observer
Hospital earns ACR Lung Cancer Screening Center designation, offers CT screenings for $50
The Detroit Medical Center Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Radiologists to Tackle Today's Critical Leadership Challenges at 2015 RLI Expedition
Radiology professionals who want to grow and develop as leaders in today's dynamic health care environment will embark on a unique, three-day leadership challenge at the Radiology Leadership InstituteA Expedition Feb. 13A -15, 2015, at the OMNI Dallas Hotel.
Lung cancer is rarely detected by current X-ray procedures
Joanna Kristiansen , Trond Mogens Aalokken and Anne Catrine Traegde Martinsen have developed a new method that detects cancer far better than the current, old-fashioned x-ray procedure.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Woman dies after her doctor 'completely FORGOT' to tell her she had breast cancer
A specialist radiologist told the doctor that the woman's x-ray showed a tendon tear that appeared 'highly suggestive of metastasis' A scathing report after the woman's death told the GP to review his practice and audit his clinical files to ensure he didn't miss more cancer cases A doctor has been ordered to apologise to the family of a New ... (more)
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Renton is home to state's only upright MRI
Recently, Center for Diagnostic Imaging held an open house at their Renton outpatient medical imaging center.
Lincoln Daily News
Dangerous Boobs Tour comes to Lincoln
Lincoln native Chiqeeta Verban Jameson will be in Lincoln on Monday to help educate women about a dense-breast tissue and breast cancer.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Structured and templated reporting: An overview
Act of 2009 provide for significant investments in electronic health records . Electronic health records are being pushed in the belief that capturing and analyzing structured information will improve medical decision making, with an associated improvement in patient outcomes.1 However, most radiology reports are currently free-text documents, much ... (more)
Radiology and Egyptology: insights from ancient lives at the British Museum
Egyptian mummies continue to fascinate us due to the remarkable insights they provide into ancient civilizations.
Laboratory Network .com
Intrinsic Imaging Awarded International Phase II Study For Novel Vascular Medical Device
Intrinsic Imaging, an FDA audited, ISO 13485 and 9001 certified imaging core lab specializing in providing imaging core lab services for clinical trials, announced today that it has been awarded an international Phase II study for a novel vascular medical device.