Search Tag: ACR Appropriateness Criteria

IMAGING Management

ACR Appropriateness Criteria's 6 new patient summaries

2018 20 Mar

The American College of Radiology has expanded its ACR Appropriateness Criteria (AC) summary resource, with the release of six new patient-friendly summaries that are intended to help patients understand what tests are appropriate for their situation. The new AC patient summaries are less than 250 words, written in language that is easily understood... Read more

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Updated ACR Appropriateness Criteria Cover New Topics

2017 09 Jan

The revised edition of ACR Appropriateness Criteria® now covers 227 topics with more than 1,100 clinical indications. Developed by the American College of Radiology (ACR), the new release features 7 new and 19 updated diagnostic imaging and radiation oncology topics. These guidelines help clinicians choose the most appropriate medical imaging exam... Read more