After attending one research session after another at RSNA 2013 in Chicago last week, it's clear that there's plenty going on in the radiology to be excited about.
Researchers at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore in New York have determined that the use of ultrasound as the first imaging option to detect appendicitis in children yields comparable results to CT and doesn't result in increased hospital stays, according to an article in the December issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology.
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.
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?
A new study in JAMA Neurology suggests that brain changes associated with Alzheimer's disease begin to occur as early as infancy.
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.