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2013-12-02 10:15:06

To be published online Monday, Dec. 2, a special issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology addresses imaging-based screening and radiology's increasing role in preventive medicine. Topics covered include breast density legislation, digital breast tomosynthesis (or 3-D mammography), lung cancer screening and computed tomography colonography (CTC) reimbursement. The December screening issue was guest edited by Ruth Carlos, M.D., M.S., from the University of Michigan, and...

2013-11-19 23:31:01

National Decision Support Company Collaborates to Deliver Value-Based Radiology Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 National Decision Support Company, Montage Healthcare Solutions and Nuance Communications are collaborating to bring Imaging 3.0™ tools to the radiologist. Imaging 3.0™ is a transformation in the way radiology will be practiced. Citing a need for greater integration in the health care enterprise and the culture shift needed to make it happen, the American College of...

2013-11-18 23:26:15

SR’s national footprint continues to grow with addition of Illinois based, clinically advanced radiology group practice. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Strategic Radiology® (SR) announced today that Central Illinois Radiological Associates (CIRA) will join the SR network of large, clinically advanced groups geographically dispersed throughout the US. With the addition of CIRA, SR now comprises 17 leading radiology group practices, representing more than 1,200 radiologists dedicated to...

2013-11-12 23:30:46

Industry award recognizes company’s contributions to the field of medical imaging. Andover, MA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 National Decision Support Company’s (NDSC) company earned the title of Best New Radiology Vendor in the annual AuntMinnie.com awards. The company’s flagship product, ACR Select, is changing the way physicians order medical imaging exams, drastically improving patient care and saving millions of dollars in the process. This powerful solution offers ordering...

2013-10-11 23:02:33

Rigorous review process by leading radiation oncology experts ensures cancer patients the highest quality of care. Zion, IL (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Midwestern) has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology and imaging as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Oncologists rely on radiation therapy, the careful use of high-energy radiation, to...

2013-10-02 12:00:42

The October issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training. Topics to be covered include the evolving role of the radiologist; the increasing role of radiologists in thoracic diagnosis; the Image Gently® Pediatric Digital Radiography Safety Checklist; managing incidental findings on abdominal and pelvic computed tomography (CT)...


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