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ROCHESTER, N.H., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Frisbie Memorial Hospital recently earned American College of Radiology (ACR) Accreditation renewal in CT scanning for adult and pediatric patients.
AKRON, Ohio, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron Children's Hospital has been designated a Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence(TM) (DICOE) by the American College of Radiology (ACR), making
Shady Grove Radiology’s Shady Grove Breast Center, located in Rockville, Maryland, has been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
Heart Clinic of Hammond, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in nuclear medicine and ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
Advanced imaging has been identified as one factor that contributes to the overall rising cost of healthcare in the US.
Radiologists and nuclear medicine physicians recommended additional imaging about 30% of the time in oncologic PET/CT reports, with about half of those recommendations being unnecessary.
The use of single positron emission computed tomography (SPECT)/computed tomography (CT) has been reported to change clinical management in a significant number of thyroid cancer patients according to research presented in the May issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine.
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