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ACC 2017

2016 22 Nov

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ACC Focus on Cardiac Imaging Appropriate Use

2015 20 Sep

Cardiac imaging growth has been on the decline over the past 10 years, indicating increased adherence to appropriate use criteria (AUC) for imaging tests, according to a Leadership Page article in the Journal of American College of Cardiology."Physicians who have been provided with AUC data on their imaging use have recognised their shared responsibility... Read more

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10 Ways to Foster Creativity

2015 19 Sep

Innovation and creativity can help you become more productive, according to an Opinion article in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. If you think you're not the creative type, the article includes 10 simple strategies intended to promote creativity."It’s not that some people are naturally creative and others are not," writes Puneet Bhargava,... Read more

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Billions Could be Saved with Proper Implementation

2015 04 May

Pranav Puri, a first-year undergrad at the University of Chicago has researched the economic impact of implementation of appropriate use criteria for angioplasties at the UnityPoint Trinity Hospital in Rock Island, Ill. In February 2012, the hospital became one of the first in the country to implement the American College of Cardiology's appropriate... Read more

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Zoom On: Michael Mansour, MD - Chair of the American College of Cardiology Board of Governors

2014 02 Jul

Disparities in healthcare are a key concern of Michael Mansour, MD, FACC, who began his term as Chair of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Board of Governors and secretary of the Board of Trustees in March. Speaking at the ACC’s Annual Scientific Session, Mansour said, “The ACC is engaged on a daily basis with a wide range of issues to ensure... Read more


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