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IMAGING Management

Point-of-care ultrasound: the eyes and hands our forefathers never imagined

2019 15 Jan

Ultrasound is a vital tool for vascular surgeons in the 21st century. Dr Fidel Fernández Quesada , a sixth-generation vascular surgeon and associate professor at the University of Granada, Spain, describes the difference it has made to his clinical practice and reflects on what his forefathers would have made of such technological advancement.... Read more

Health Management

EuroSafe Imaging: be a star for your patients: Quality and safety in radiology

2018 21 Aug

A holistic approach to quality and safety in radiology. Presentation of an initiative to aid imaging departments to approach quality and safety in radiology as a whole, to bring visibility to radiation protection and create positive impact on clinical practice. The EuroSafe Imaging Stars (EIS) is an initiative designed to identify... Read more

IMAGING Management

2017 25 Sep

Contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) in clinical practice hasn’t fully completed its cycle of development. Though we have been working on it for over 20 years, it’s entering into a new phase. The most exciting is the paediatric application of CEUS, with recent regulatory approval for certain use.   The European Federation of Societies for Ultrasound... Read more

Health Management

Ultrasonography in clinical practice

2017 19 Sep

New roles for an old actor?   Presents a brief overview of the physics related to different sonographic techniques, indications, new improvements and possible applications in future.   No one in the early days of the ultrasonography (US) era would believe the current clinical role of this imaging modality. As a courageous and innovative... Read more

IMAGING Management

New imaging techniques: barriers to widespread adoption

2017 14 Sep

Radiology continues to benefit from constant innovation and technological advances. However, for promising new imaging technologies to reach widespread clinical practice, radiology leaders must be actively engaged beginning at the earliest phases of obtaining regulatory approval, conducting early clinical evaluation, securing reimbursement, and engaging... Read more

IMAGING Management

How AI Can Increase the Value of Radiologists

2017 29 Aug

The integration of machine learning/artificial intelligence into routine clinical practice will significantly alter the current practice of radiology. But rather than being a significant threat to radiologists, AI technology will be a boon to radiologists by increasing their value, efficiency, accuracy, and personal satisfaction, says an article in... Read more

Executive Health Management

Geraldine McGinty Appointed Chief Strategy Officer, Weill Cornell Medicine Physician Organization

2017 31 Jul

Dr. Geraldine McGinty has been named Chief Strategy Officer for the Weill Cornell Medicine Physician Organization (WCMPH) , New York, which has more than 1400 members. McGinty takes on this role in addition to her clinical practice.   You might also like : Radiologists are the stewards of appropriate imaging   Dr. McGinty told... Read more