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Medical Imaging Blog
Simplifying The Radiology Peer Review Process
Radiology peer review is designed to track data without negatively impacting user productivity, learn how an organization is trending and discover where improvements are needed.
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3 hrs ago
Research report on global teleradiology market
Global Information Inc. announces the addition of a new market research report " Teleradiology Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" at GIIResearch.com Teleradiology refers to the electronic transmission of radiological images from one location to another in a digital format via internet ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Calgary Scientific Receives FDA Clearance for Mobile Diagnosis on all Modalities
The leading enterprise image-viewing solution, ResolutionMD is now cleared for diagnosis on mobile devices, for all imaging modalities*.
Roberts ad hits rival over X-ray jokes
Sen. Pat Roberts launched an attack ad against his Tea Party-backed primary challenger Milton Wolf on Wednesday, adding another twist to the contentious race.
NC law gives women more information about their health
Ginny Kunik got a letter from Charlotte Radiology that she wasn't expecting. It read in part, "Your mammogram indicates that you may have dense breast tissue."
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Victoria Advocate
Gonzales offers advanced 3-D mammography
Gonzales Healthcare Systems recently announced the addition of 3-D mammography at the Jane Johnson Women's Center in Gonzales.
New Image Wisely(r) Radiation Safety Case on CT Brain Perfusion Now Available
Reston, Va. - Image Wisely recently launched its third Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case - CT Brain Perfusion Dose Optimization.
Medical News Today
Uterine fibroids: If in doubt always ask for a second opinion
For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
MRI pinpoints region of brain injury in some concussion patients
Researchers using information provided by a magnetic resonance imaging technique have identified regional white matter damage in the brains of people who experience chronic dizziness and other symptoms after concussion.
Oregon Medicare data shows disparity in provider payments
In this file photo, a radiologist uses a magnifying glass to check mammograms for breast cancer in Los Angeles.
VuCOMP M-Vu Breast Density Version 2.0 Released
Automated breast density measurement technology adds critical dimension to the analysis of breast density beyond volume alone: identifying dense tissue in the breast that could mask cancer and taking into account dispersion of fibroglandular tissue )--VuCOMP, Inc. announced today that it has released an updated version of its M-Vu Breast Density.
World-Renowned Business Luminary Clayton Christensen to Be Keynote...
Best-selling author and renowned business thinker Clayton M. Christensen, DBA, the Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, will deliver the keynote address at the American College of Radiology's Radiology Leadership InstituteA 2014 RLI Leadership Summit on Aug. 7, 2014.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Forget ultrasound: Do a proper history and physical instead
A recent editorial in the New England Journal of Medicine lauded, albeit cautiously, point-of-care ultrasound that has risen to such an extent that it is now becoming an integral part of medical education.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
UPDATE 2-Madagascar names new prime minister, eyes World Bank aid
Madagascar named Kolo Christophe Laurent Roger, a radiologist who lived abroad for decades, as its new prime minister on Friday, as part of a process aimed at ending prolonged political turmoil on the Indian Ocean island.
Long Island Business News
The doctor will see you now, on the screen
It's also becoming a boon for Long Island institutions, specialists, radiologists and providers, who are going high-tech to truly become doctors without borders.
Charleston Daily Mail
Mobile service cuts health costs, turnaround time
A health care startup headquartered in Hurricane is reducing the cost of X-rays for patients who can't get to a doctor or hospital.
The Town Talk
Another View: Health care should limit 'balance billing'
These bills are called balance billing. Generally, most physicians and hospitals have contracts with insurance companies that require them to accept the insurance's "in-network" reimbursement as full payment.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Drew Wade, M.D.: 'My heart dropped' when I looked at my wife's mammogram
As a radiologist, I have read thousands of mammograms, but I was unprepared for my wife's mammogram last year.
UCC team up to create brainy app
A team project between the Departments of Radiology, Anatomy and Neuroscience at UCC with medical software company 3D4Medical has lead to the creation of Radiology-Head, an iPad radiology app.