Added by Julie Morse on November 22, 2017 at 4:31pm — No Comments
Ever since the dawn of computers, we’ve depended on certain hardware to take our ideas from our brains to the screen. However, CTRL-Labs, a New York City-based neuro-tech company, is merging neuroscience and computing practices to create technology that directly links brain activity to computer output, cutting…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on November 22, 2017 at 4:25pm — No Comments
Artificial intelligence occupies powerful space in the medical industry. Today, many clinics and hospitals have tablets in place of receptionists, deep learning models are already diagnosing TB, and Massachusetts…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on November 22, 2017 at 4:21pm — No Comments
A common notion goes that an individual’s environment tells a lot about them in terms of the extent of his or her knowledge. Their experiences shape a person’s choices, desires, and wants in life. Growing up, I wanted to become a lawyer. However, my mother became sick and I had to take care of her. She suffered a stroke partially incapacitated her, a condition that necessitated my help as her caregiver. This was a challenging experience for my family and I.…Continue
Added by Nelson Clark on November 21, 2017 at 5:18am — No Comments
The Radiological Society of North America annual meeting will kick off on Sunday, November 26 at the McCormick Place in Chicago. There are many panels, workshops, discussions, and reading sessions happening every day. You can plan out your schedule with the RSNA…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on November 17, 2017 at 1:11pm — No Comments
Emergency radiology requires radiologists to shapeshift into precise and calculated emergency physicians. From University of California Los Angeles to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, here are some examples of how the radiology department has become a crucial component of emergency services.…
Added by Julie Morse on November 17, 2017 at 1:09pm — No Comments
The Radiology Society of North America will introduce machine learning labs at this year’s meeting as an effort to increase exposure of the technology throughout the field.
“No question — machine learning will change the way radiologists practice in the years ahead, sometimes dramatically. But…
Added by Julie Morse on November 17, 2017 at 1:06pm — No Comments
Hollywood street fighter Chuck Norris and his wife, Gena Norris have filed a lawsuit in the San Francisco Superior Court claiming that Gena was poisoned by a gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA), the substance used in MRI or MRA procedures to enhance image quality.
The couple is seeking over $10…
Added by Julie Morse on November 10, 2017 at 5:07pm — No Comments
Added by Julie Morse on November 10, 2017 at 4:58pm — No Comments
Medical students are more interested in interventional radiology than diagnostic radiology, says a study published in Current Problems in Radiology.
Researchers from the University of…
Added by Julie Morse on November 10, 2017 at 4:55pm — No Comments
Great video and lecture by Dr. Raym Geis MD about how you should approach evaluating and negotiating a radiologist position.
Added by radRounds Radiology Network on November 8, 2017 at 10:28pm — No Comments
Many people don’t understand the kind of work a radiologist does. In fact, 44 percent of patients don’t even consider their radiologist to be a doctor. The role of a radiologist is often misconstrued, and many have embellished ideas of a radiologist’s lifestyle. Radiologists often solely operate behind the scenes…Continue
MEDNAX has added a new practice to its rapidly growing list of acquisitions: Synergy Radiology Associates of Houston, Texas, the largest private radiology group in the greater Houston…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on November 2, 2017 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Despite academic efforts to reduce the gender disparity in the field, there are still not enough women in radiology. According to a recent study published in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology, efforts to increase female presence in radiology have fallen short.
Added by Julie Morse on November 2, 2017 at 4:54pm — No Comments