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Google Cloud Research Says that AI Won’t Replace Radiologists…Yet

The medical community has viewed the advent of artificial intelligence (AI) with both fear and excitement. The…


Added by Julie Morse on April 22, 2018 at 4:22pm — No Comments

Michael D. Hope Becomes New Radiology Chief at SF VA Medical Center

Starting March 2018, Michael D. Hope, MD, became the new chief of radiology at the San Francisco VA Medical Center. He is taking over from interim chief, Stefanie Weinstein, MD.

This announcement marks Dr. Hope’s latest leadership position, as he also serves as the vice chair of the department of…


Added by Julie Morse on April 6, 2018 at 4:26pm — No Comments

Arterys Receives FDA Clearance for Lesion and Tumor Detection Program

Arterys, the San Francisco-based medical imaging company, has just been granted Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for their new Oncology AI suite that detects and tracks lesions and tumors in the liver and lungs using artificial intelligence (AI).

The clearance marks the latest accomplishment for…


Added by Julie Morse on April 6, 2018 at 4:21pm — No Comments

CT and MRI Machines Are at Risk for Cyberattack

A new report presented at the most recent RSNA conference suggests that the risk of cyberattacks on medical imaging devices (MIDs) should be a greater concern in the imaging community. The report, written by a team…


Added by Julie Morse on March 22, 2018 at 7:17am — No Comments

Understanding the Cataract Phenomenon in Radiology Techs

As nuclear medicine (NM) procedures have become more popular in U.S. hospitals, radiology technologists are at increasing risk for developing a cataract. According to a new study published in Radiology,…


Added by Julie Morse on February 9, 2018 at 12:57pm — No Comments

Putting an End to Radiologist Burnout Means Getting Rid of Compliance Culture

The culture of compliance and high burnout rates go hand in hand in radiology. Richard Gunderman, MD, the vice chairman of Indiana University’s radiology department…


Added by Julie Morse on January 5, 2018 at 12:45pm — No Comments

Radiology Professor Christopher Hess Ascends Radiology Chair at UCSF

Christopher Hess, MD, PhD, has become University of California San Francisco’s (UCSF) new chair of the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and the Alexander Margulis Distinguished Professor of Radiology as of January 1, 2018. He’s taking over for Ronald Arenson, MD, who served as the department’s…


Added by Julie Morse on January 5, 2018 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Ringing in 2018 with AI Innovations in Radiology

Artificial Intelligence will soon be common place in radiology workflows. At this year’s Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) annual meeting, AI was the focal point of many sessions and various med-tech companies were excited to show off their latest AI integrations and innovations.

EnvoyAI, a…


Added by Julie Morse on December 29, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments

Study Shows That Male Triathletes Should Take a Breather

Male triathletes should be concerned about their heart health. According to a report presented at the recent Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) conference, extensive exercise…


Added by Julie Morse on December 21, 2017 at 4:10pm — No Comments

Identifying Domestic Abuse Patterns Through Radiology Images

A new study presented at the Radiological Society of North American conference has found that imaging patterns can help us do more than determine the cause for particular injuries and abnormalities.…


Added by Julie Morse on December 14, 2017 at 9:29pm — No Comments

Fat Distribution Predicts a Person’s Risk for Heart Attack

Obesity and overweight can lead to a heart attack, stroke, or diabetes. Yet, there are other ways to determine someone’s chances of developing a cardiometabolic health condition. According to a recent…


Added by Julie Morse on December 14, 2017 at 9:25pm — No Comments

Dicom and Change Healthcare are Partnering with Google Cloud to Solve Your Data Storage Woes

Many healthcare organizations rely on Google cloud storage for file sharing. However, getting adequate space on the system is a struggle that affects us all. At the annual Radiological Society of North America conference, Dicom Systems, Change Healthcare, and Kanteron Systems announced they’re collaborating with…


Added by Julie Morse on December 14, 2017 at 9:21pm — No Comments

GE Healthcare and NVIDIA Introduce AI to 500,000 Imaging Devices

In collaboration with NVIDIA, GE Healthcare is launching artificial intelligence capabilities in 500,000 of its imaging devices — that’s around half…


Added by Julie Morse on December 7, 2017 at 9:54pm — No Comments

How Arterys is Streamlining Imaging Practices with New AI Platform

This year’s annual Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting was a grand showcase of artificial intelligence ventures. Take for example the Arterys’s latest platform Arterys MICA, a web based medical imaging system powered by AI.

MICA facilitates workflows for a diverse set of imaging devices,…


Added by Julie Morse on December 7, 2017 at 9:51pm — No Comments

Samsung Reveals New Efficient Scanner

Medical imaging giant Samsung recently unleashed its latest innovation: the OmniTom, a 16-slice CT scanner. After receiving FDA clearance in August, the machine was scheduled to debut at the Radiological Society of North America’s annual conference in Chicago.

The OmniTom is a part of Samsung’s AccE…


Added by Julie Morse on December 1, 2017 at 9:24pm — No Comments

Don't Miss These Sessions at RSNA

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…


Added by Julie Morse on November 17, 2017 at 1:11pm — No Comments

Why We Need Emergency Radiology Now More Than Ever

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

RSNA Shines a Spotlight on Machine Learning This Year

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

This Radiologist Turns Scans Into Works of Art

To Susan Summerton, MD, a medical scan isn’t just a detailed image of the human body, it’s a form of artistic expression. Summerton is the brains behind Xray Artistry, an ever-growing collection of collages comprised of MRI, CT scans, x-ray, and…


Added by Julie Morse on September 22, 2017 at 12:05pm — No Comments

RSNA Research Medical Student Grant

Research Medical Student Grant

Deadline Date: February 1, 2010

Purpose: To increase the opportunities for medical students to have a research experience in medical imaging and to encourage them to consider academic radiology as an important option for their future. Recipients will gain experience in defining objectives, developing research skills and testing hypotheses before making their final choices for residency training programs. Students are expected to undertake a… Continue

Added by radRounds Radiology Network on January 27, 2010 at 10:44pm — No Comments

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