Latest Paediatric radiology Stories

2009-08-28 07:26:07

From CT scans to nuclear stress tests, America is receiving skyrocketing rates of radiation through medical imaging. Experts say research is necessary to determine whether the benefits outweigh the known cancer risks of radiation.

2009-04-13 11:56:00

PITTSBURGH, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Foundation Radiology Group (FRG), a provider of diagnostic imaging professional services to hospitals, outpatient imaging centers, urgent care centers, and long-term acute care institutions, announced today that it has raised $10 million in the company's initial round of venture funding.

2009-03-03 11:05:00

RESTON, Va., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurement (NCRP) report stated that the U.S. population is now exposed to seven times more radiation each year from medical imaging exams than in 1980.

2008-12-08 14:22:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) is pleased to announce the appointments of Dr. Susanj Patel and Dr. Michael Reiser to their clinical staff. Dr. Patel will fill the role of body imager, and Dr. Reiser is FRG's newest neuroradiologist. Dr.

2008-12-04 10:20:00

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) was named by the Radiology Business Journal to be one of the 50 largest radiology groups in the country.

2008-10-29 12:00:28

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) signed a multi-year contract with Charles Cole Memorial Hospital, making FRG their exclusive provider of diagnostic imaging services effective December 31, 2008.

2008-09-24 03:00:09

By Barron, Bruce J Pediatric Chest Imaging: Chest Imaging in Infants and Children J. Lucaya and J.L. Strife, eds. New York, NY: Springer, 2008, 454 pages, $269.00 This hardcover book is part of the Medical Radiology: Diagnostic Imaging series, edited by Drs. A.L. Baert, M. Knauth, and K. Sartor.

2008-07-30 18:00:54

Americans can't agree on politics -- but the one thing they do agree on is: Americans do not want unnecessary or excessive radiation.

2008-07-01 15:00:54

PITTSBURGH, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Foundation Radiology Group (FRG) has signed multi-year contracts with Pineville Community Hospital, Pineville, KY; and Knox County Hospital, Barbourville, KY, through which FRG will become their exclusive provider of diagnostic imaging professional services, effective July 1st.

2008-06-25 09:03:33

Over 500 million medical imaging tests are performed each year, making MRIs, CT Scans and X-rays a critical part of every U.S. patient's medical life.

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