Latest American College of Radiology Stories
Residency training requirements in competencies related to radiology business practice and health care policy have been in place for more than a decade.
A medical school in Ireland has successfully implemented a radiation protection program, improving knowledge of radiation protection among medical undergraduates.
In an effort to reduce the inappropriate use of medical imaging and improve quality of care, a large, tertiary-care hospital has successfully implemented a computerized physician order entry (CPOE) system with clinical decision support for radiology.
Between 2000 and 2009, the musculoskeletal (MSK) ultrasound volume increase among non-radiologists was much higher than that among radiologists.
Contrary to earlier findings, surgical breast biopsies may not be as overused as previously thought.
Insurance status doesn't affect the quantity (or value) of imaging services received by patients in a hospital, in-patient setting.
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- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.