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The British Institute of Radiology issues MR Safety Advice Sheets to mark MR Safety Week

2018 23 Jul

To promote best practice and excellence in MRI Safety, during MR Safety Week (23-29 July 2018) a series of short advice sheets was released by the British Institute of Radiology (BIR) that concisely describes commonly encountered MR Conditions, why they are important and where to find some further information.     The advice sheets give practical... Read more

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BIR Annual Congress 2018

2018 01 Nov

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The BIR launches World Partner Network

2018 27 Mar

The BIR has launched the BIR World Partner Network, a community of international societies with the shared goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding of imaging and radiation oncology amongst radiologists, radiographers and physicists across the world.   Participating societies are the Sociedad Argentina de Radiología, Federacion Argentina de... Read more

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The British Institute of Radiology launches new open access journal

2018 07 Feb

The British Institute of Radiology (BIR), the multidisciplinary membership society and publisher, is delighted to announce the launch of a new international, fully open access, online journal to be published alongside their growing collection of titles.  BJR|Open   will join  BJR   and  BJR|case reports ,   publishing papers across... Read more

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BIR UK MRI Course 2018

2018 30 Jan

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BIR releases free video on thrombectomy procedure

2017 12 Dec

Interventional radiologist Professor Iris Grunwald demonstrates basilar artery clot retrieval using a thrombectomy simulator In April 2017 NHS England announced that it will commission mechanical thrombectomy so it can become more widely available with the aim of treating 8,000 patients per year with this procedure. A new free video is... Read more

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BIR welcomes new sponsor for Make it Better Award

2017 27 Nov

Applications now invited for popular service improvement award   The British Institute of Radiology is delighted to announce that IEL are the proud sponsor of the successful service improvement award which will now be known as the BIR/IEL Make it Better Award.   Now in its fourth year, this award is given to the group of people who have demonstrated... Read more

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Neuroradiology - 1 day seminar for the DGH radiologist and speciality trainee

2017 17 Nov

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Genitourinary Imaging Update Organised by the BIR East of England Branch

2017 13 Oct

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BIR position statement on the selection and purchase of lead aprons

2017 07 Oct

clarification on current and future legislation Due to changes in International Standards for personal protective equipment (PPE), it has become unclear whether current lead apron designs meet the new standards and whether they can continue to be purchased. This position statement seeks to clarify the present situation.     What’s... Read more