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July 7, 2022
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RSNA MIDRC Data Contribution Hits 30,000

After less than two years of data collection and processing, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has successfully delivered over 30,000 de-identified imaging exams to the Medical Imaging and Data Resource Center (MIDRC), an open-access platform which publishes data to be used for research.

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June 6, 2022
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Radiologists best AI at diagnosing COVID on chest X-rays

AI can help humans inspect chest X-rays for COVID-19, but the technology is unfit to serve as a standalone diagnostic tool for that purpose, according to a prospective observational study conducted at the University of Minnesota and published online June 1 in Radiology: Artificial Intelligence.

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June 6, 2022
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VIDEO: What to look for in radiology workflow orchestration software

Elizabeth Bergey, MD, a diagnostic radiologist at Quantum, chairman of Quantum’s Board of Directors, discusses some of the questions radiology practices should be asking when evaluating orchestration software.

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June 6, 2022
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Researchers Take Optical Coherence Tomography to Next Level

Researchers have developed an enhanced version of optical coherence tomography (OCT) that can image biomedical samples at higher contrast and resolution over a wider 3D field of view than was previously possible. The new 3D microscope could be useful for biomedical research and eventually enable more accurate medical diagnostic imaging.

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June 6, 2022
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AI Can Diagnose Osteoporosis on Hip X-ray

A new method that combines imaging information with artificial intelligence (AI) can diagnose osteoporosis from hip X-rays, according to a study in Radiology: Artificial Intelligence. Researchers said the approach could help speed treatment to patients before fractures occur.

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June 6, 2022
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Study Finds COVID-19 Less Severe in Fully Vaccinated

Approximately 59% of fully vaccinated patients had no evidence of COVID-19 pneumonia on CT, compared to 22% of unvaccinated patients.

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May 6, 2022
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Why radiology was uniquely suited to go hybrid

As hospitals and private health offices nationwide slowly begin to emerge from the COVID-induced challenges posed over the last two years, there is a new understanding of, and necessity for, adaptable medical technology and practices.

May 6, 2022
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Is Radiology a Player or Pawn in Value-based Healthcare?

At the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2021 annual meeting in December, James Brink, MD, FACR, Radiologist-in-Chief at Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, Mass., and a Juan M. Taveras Professor of Radiology with Harvard Medical School, led a Plenary Session titled “Radiology in the Value-based Healthcare Arena: Player or Pawn?” There is no doubt that the concept of value is an ever-present thought in the mind of Brink.

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May 6, 2022
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Significant disparities exist in utilization of self-scheduling radiology exams, research shows

Researchers revealed that less than 1% of more than 46,000 patients took advantage of online self-scheduling tools to schedule a mammogram. A number of sociodemographic factors influence whether patients are more likely to utilize online portals to self-schedule screening mammograms. 

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May 6, 2022
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Absolute counts of imaging studies have doubled since 2004

A new study found that while the absolute number of imaging studies performed in 2016 was twice the number of studies performed in 2004, the increase is attributable to a doubling in the number of active patients.

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