Medicare beneficiaries seem to be ignoring the United States Preventive Service Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines on screening mammography intervals, even as overall screening rates decline, according to research presented at the Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting Thursday in Chicago.
Radiologists are ready to screen for lung cancer, and do it cost effectively, according to Caroline Chiles, M.D., a radiologist at the Wake Forest University Health Sciences Center, who spoke Wednesday during a controversy session at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America in Chicago.
A new breast cancer treatment technique and developments in face transplantation surgery were among the research highlights presented at the Radiological Society of North America's annual conference in Chicago on Wednesday.
Research detailing the potential for a possible HIV cure and confirming the value of breast tomosynthesis were highlighted Tuesday morning at the Radiological Society of North America's annual conference in Chicago.
In an article in the December issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology, Nancy Capello, Ph.D., who is a breast cancer survivor, makes the argument for why density notification laws make for good public policy.
New research published this week reconfirms that advanced imaging utilization is on a steady decline, after having peaked in the periods immediately before and after the turn of the century. At what point are such reimbursement cuts just too much?
The Radiological Society of North America and the Regenstrief Institute have joined forces to develop a single source of codes for radiology procedures.
A pair of reports from Global Industry Analysts, Inc. predict that the global markets for magnetic resonance imaging and PACS both will surpass $6 billion by 2018.
New research published last week found that while advanced imaging utilization peaked during the beginning of the first decade of the 21 st Century, that growth rate slowed dramatically in the latter half of the decade.
Newly published research finds that use of a web-based tool that calculates the probability of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in patients presenting at emergency departments with chest pain and shortness of breath can reduce treatment costs and patient radiation exposure.