Search Tag: Radiologists

Enterprise Imaging

Enterprise Imaging and Peer Learning in Radiology

2020 14 Sep

Peer reviews are one of the most important tools that can help with radiology workflow. Peer reviews help you collect and evaluate data on reading errors and can help ensure you meet regulatory requirements. However, one gap in peer reviews is that they don’t provide insights into how and why an error was made and they don’t allow radiologists to share... Read more

Health Management

How AI Orchestration Will be Music to the Ears of Weary Radiologists

2020 29 Aug

How can health organisations speed up AI adoption to gain efficiency, quality and resourcing advantages, without a slow and complex set-up process that could add to the cognitive overload already being experienced by radiologists?   Key Points Coronavirus has generated greater empathy for the radiology profession and has highlighted the... Read more

Health Management

Artificial Intelligence in Breast Imaging Will Shift the Landscape

2020 29 Aug

The development and refinement of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for use in radiology practice continues. However, this development leads to many questions and concerns. Prof. Baker provides an overview. The development and refinement of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for use in radiology practice is advancing. Scientific journals continue... Read more

IMAGING Management

Electronic Consultations Between Primary Care Providers and Radiologists Improve Patient Care

2020 20 Aug

According to ARRS' American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), electronic consultation not only offered primary care providers (PCPs) easy access to expert opinions by radiologists, it promoted collaboration between physicians that improved patient care, including avoiding unnecessary imaging tests. "The eConsult (Champlain BASE) electronic consultation... Read more

Health Management

COVID-19 Superheroes

2020 03 Aug

COVID-19 has affected  15 million people  across the globe, and meanwhile, over 600,000 deaths are associated with it. Even my father, having some pre-conditions, passed away because of it. The healthcare systems and economies of more than 200 countries have been severely affected, also impacting healthcare workers both physically and psychologically.... Read more

IMAGING Management

Radiology Practice in a Post-Pandemic World

2020 30 Jul

Radiology practice has been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been a sharp decline in imaging volume and a significant increase in remote working. There have also been changes in clinical operations in radiology departments across the world. As some regions begin to stabilise, radiologists are slowly returning to their... Read more

IMAGING Management

#ECR2020: The Abused Child and the Role of Imaging

2020 21 Jul

In an eye-opening session on the abused child, experts at #ECR2020 the role of imaging and determining/diagnosing child abuse.   Child abuse is quite common across the world. In the Netherlands alone, between 100,000 and 160,000 children are victims of some form of abuse every year, highlighted Prof. Rick van Rijn, a paediatric radiologist at... Read more

Health Management

U.S. Radiology Responds to the Pandemic and Looks Ahead

2020 23 Jun

U.S. radiologists have been significantly negatively impacted by the pandemic but valuable lessons have been learned. As the United States prepared to face an onslaught of COVID-19 cases that could swamp healthcare facilities and decimate the workforce, it became clear that the American College of Radiology needed to use its power as... Read more

IMAGING Management

Swedish-American Hospital Adopts PowerLook® Density Assessment

2020 19 May

“Installing PowerLook ® Density Assessment has helped improve the workflow of our department and also in the education of our patients about the importance of knowing your breast density,” Adrea Bennett, Center for Women Supervisor, Swedish-American Hospital Summary Swedish-American Hospital (SAH), a division of UW Health,... Read more

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Artificial Intelligence for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis - Reader Study Results

2020 19 May

Abstract ProFound AI™ is the latest artificial intelligence algorithm developed by iCAD , Inc., Nashua, NH using deep learning technology that is intended to be used concurrently by radiologists while reading digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) exams. The algorithm detects soft tissue densities (masses, architectural distortions and asymmetries)... Read more