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RSNA and ACR Introduce RadInfo 4 Kids

In an effort to help kids understand the daunting mechanisms of imaging machines, RadiologyInfo.org, a patient resource site sponsored and created…

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Added by Julie Morse on January 31, 2019 at 12:25pm — No Comments

MRI Can Predict Likelihood of Developing Dementia

MRI might soon be able to predict if a patient will develop dementia up to three years before they start presenting symptoms, according to a research recently presented at the Radiological Society of North American annual meeting in Chicago.

Researchers from the…

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Added by Julie Morse on December 22, 2018 at 5:06pm — No Comments

AI-Based Scans Could Eliminate the Need for Using Gadolinium in MRI

According to a report recently presented at the Radiological Society of North America’s annual meeting, important clinical data demonstrated by low-dose gadolinium MRI…

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Added by Julie Morse on November 29, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

AI-Based Medical Imaging Expected to Generate $2 billion by 2023

Artificial intelligence (AI) will soon become common place in radiology, and the rise of algorithm-driven technology in the medical imaging industry is poised to generate $2 billion annually by 2023, according to a report from Signify Research, a United Kingdom-based healthcare data research firm.…

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Added by Julie Morse on August 9, 2018 at 1:04pm — No Comments

AI Making its Way into the Front of Radiologists’ Screens

Artificial intelligence innovations are rapidly changing practices and procedures in radiology. For example, Wake Radiology in Raleigh, North Carolina became the first healthcare facility to install EnvoyAI’s algorithm marketplace in order to enhance and strengthen radiological…

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Added by Julie Morse on June 7, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments

How Can We Better Educate Patients About Their Imaging Procedures?

Although radiologists have been working toward strengthening patient communication in recent years, there exists a weak spot in relaying procedural information. According to a study published in…

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Added by Julie Morse on June 1, 2018 at 11:47am — No Comments

Increased Job Prospects for Neuroradiologists, Not So Much for Pediatric Radiologists

The diagnostic radiology job market is experiencing a revival. According to a recent study published in Current Problems in Diagnostic…

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Added by Julie Morse on May 17, 2018 at 4:10pm — No Comments

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 technology held a major platform at this year’s …

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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 radiology and biomedical at University of California San Francisco…

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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…

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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 of researchers in the Department of Software and Information…

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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, this ionizing radiation technology that’s used to evaluate organ…

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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…

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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 chair from 1992 to 2017, and also presided as the Alexander Margulis…

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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 catalog of AI algorithms, and…

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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 involved in triathlon training can result in myocardial fibrosis, a dire…

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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. Researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) have determined…

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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 study presented at the Radiological Society of North America annual…

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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 Google Cloud to expand and streamline storage services for…

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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 of the company’s operating scanners worldwide. Not only is this system-wide…

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

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