August 2017

Slow-progressing diseases detected earlier with MRI
MRI safety reminder: Cloth can be a fire hazard
4 patient categories all breast imaging providers should know
ACR: Anthem’s new outpatient imaging policy is ‘arbitrary,’ ‘unwise’
ASRT donates $10,000 to American Red Cross for Harvey relief, recovery
Anthem policy pushes outpatient imaging out of hospitals
NFL to offer $40M to medical researchers
Children exposed to more radiation at nonpediatric hospitals than pediatric facilities
RBMA announces new name for annual marketing conference
Progress through teamwork: 2 key collaborations between radiologists, scientists
ACR publishes comment letter to CMS on recent QPP proposed rule
Evander Holyfield, Medical Arts Radiology partner to provide care to combat sport athletes
Get Equipped to Overcome Radiology Practice Challenges
Fujifilm announces new 10-year contract with US Dept of Defense
Can studying fine art make you a better radiologist?
MEDNAX acquires Radiology Associates of South Florida
Washington ultrasound company wins $5.6M in IP suit
Teaching radiology to undergraduates: 4 academic fields that would benefit
Tennessee Hospital Installs Carestream’s Clinical Collaboration Platform to Expedite Enterprise Viewing, Diagnostic Reading
5 tips for 1st-time leaders in radiology
Clogged up? CT discovers odd blockage in Belgian man
MRI connects genetic autism, structural abnormalities in brain
ASTRO commends U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s update to policies concerning brachytherapy
The imaging of ancient history: Researchers look back on decades of CT-based research on Egyptian mummies
Suppose they gave a war on Alzheimer’s and everybody came
When this process was simplified, the entire department benefited
CMS Delayed the CDS Mandate for Advanced Imaging—Will Providers Take Advantage?
Alzeca Biosciences Closes $11 million Series A Financing
Q&A: SIIM Chair Paul G. Nagy on image exchange, enterprise imaging and deep learning
5 Tips for Creating a Positive Work Environment in Radiology
Radiology Is Too Impersonal Now and It’s Hurting Patient Care
Collaborative Leadership Is More Important to Radiology Now Than Ever Before
Agfa Healthcare to provide enterprise imaging platform to Australia’s ACT Health
Mach7 Technologies hires new CEO
Money matters: Educational intervention boosts rad residents’ financial literacy
CT exams of the head do not increase risk of meningioma
Consolidation and Change: The Current State of Outpatient Imaging
How to Hire and Retain Frontline Employees in Today’s Radiology Marketplace
The Rise of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
The Radiology-IT Relationship: Where It Stands, Where It’s Headed
Houston Methodist Hospital, Siemens Healthineers Enter Into Collaboration for Cutting-Edge Technology and Research
Radiologist named to Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame
Musculoskeletal extremity imaging jumped from 1994 to 2013 for Medicare beneficiaries
Using breast MRI to evaluate newly diagnosed breast cancers does not delay treatment
AHRA names keynote speaker for 2017 Virtual Fall Conference
ACR makes 35 new, revised guidance documents available to the public
Lung cancer charity to award $100K in machine learning challenge
Cleaning up: 3 tips for reducing and reorganizing imaging codes at your institution
Detection up, volume steady after 2014 USPSTF screening update for aortic aneurysms
4 radiologists receive prestigious honor in North Carolina
Bug in the system? Micro-CT scans illuminate insects
Carestream Enables Reading of MR Perfusion, MR Diffusion Studies Directly From Vue PACS Diagnostic Viewer
When radiologists run for public office, the entire specialty benefits
ACR announces new education committee to focus on patient engagement, experience
2 common situations that lead to burnout in radiology and what can be done to avoid them
Siemens, Homeland Security issue advisory for diagnostic imaging systems
4 tips for implementing improved CT protocols in academic setting
Senate easily passes medical device user fee act
Fujifilm releases Synapse 5 in U.S.
Striking a balance: Radiation not the only risk to consider when imaging pediatric patients
Carestream plant in Colorado recognized for energy efficiency
Ring, ring: Streamlined telephone system benefits interventional radiology
When screening high-risk patients, automated whole-breast ultrasound and mammography is superior to mammography alone
JACR Op-ed: ER rads need to be heard in tort reform
MITA Applauds Bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus’ Proposal For Repealing Device Tax in Latest Health Care Bill