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Burned Out Radiologists Feel 'Unheard'

2020 11 Feb

Work overload, a lack of autonomy and disputes with administrators are among the many factors contributing to "high burnout" in academic radiologists in the United States.     You might also like: Radiologist Burnout   Researchers conducted a study on this important health issue that impacts on the delivery of care.   An online... Read more

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#EUSOBI2019: Real-World Guidance for Implementing AI in Radiology

2019 04 Oct

How radiologists can use AI in workflow was the theme of the Key Note lecture at EUSOBI 2019 ‘ A step into the near future. What to expect from AI in radiology’.   Bram van Ginneken, Professor of Medical Image Analysis at Radboud University Medical Center  spoke about how AI could impact productively on workflow. Providing an... Read more

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Increased AI Presence at RSNA 2019

2019 07 Aug

  RSNA have announced Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications will feature prominently at the 105th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting being held this December in Chicago.    You might also like: AI and Teleradiology Impact Healthcare   Sponsored by Zebra Medical Vision, the one-stop AI showcase will be located... Read more

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EHR-driven radiology workflow increases efficiency

2019 19 Mar

Researchers in the U.S. performed an objective and subjective evaluation of a large, academic radiology department's transition to electronic health record (EHR)-centred workflow. Multiple metrics were compared from before and after the move to EHR-driven workflow. Results show that moving radiology workflow to the EHR improved efficiency, was favourable... Read more

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AI powers radiologists

2019 06 Feb

Executive Summary Artificial intelligence ( AI ) is clearly the new trend in automation. This article, "The AI-powered radiologist" , authored by Dr. María Jesús Díaz Candamio , a radiologist at the Servicio de Radiología, Hospital Universitario de A Coruña (Spain), highlights the advances in AI technology that will propel a revolution in... Read more

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Study: Checking In Online Saves Valuable MRI Time

2016 03 Feb

An MRI exam begins for the patient with a screening questionnaire, when they answer questions about implanted devices and other details. Depending on the answers, much time may be taken up for the radiographer investigating type of implanted device. An article in press in the Journal of the American College of Radiology , by Ali Pirasteh and colleagues... Read more

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Agfa HeathCare: First Enterprise Imaging Platform in UK for Sunderland NHS

2015 04 Aug

Agreement will make a broad range of departmental imaging data visible and available for review in the EPR, plus provide a high availability PACS  The Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Imaging platform will support the meaningful capture, storage, exchange and access to medical images automatically through the electronic patient record. Following... Read more

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#UKRC2015: Keep Calm and See the Duty Radiologist

2015 30 Jun

A rota of duty radiologists to handle queries is a highly efficient triage system that offers a beneficial service to clinicians and saves radiologists’ time by protecting their work environment, according to a study presented at UKRC 2015 by Dr. Laura Nash, University Hospital of South Manchester. At the University Hospital the duty radiologist system... Read more

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HIMSS15: Agfa HealthCare "Envisions the Future of Care"

2015 27 Mar

Enterprise Imaging becomes central to advancing value-based care strategies Efficient access to patient-centric clinical data via multiple innovative advancements to its suites of technologies   Agfa HealthCare's Enterprise Imaging suite addresses clinical and economic data demands as hospitals and health systems seek to realise value in all care... Read more

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RNSA 2014: Agfa HealthCare Shows Latest XERO Viewer

2014 10 Nov

Updated enterprise imaging XERO Viewer's new functionalities support the “continuum of care, anytime, anywhere” •    Access the patients’ extensive imaging record in a single zero download application. •    New functionalities support greater collaboration and clinical depth. •    New patient-centric view. •    ‘Full Fidelity View' enables physi Read more