Search Tag: clinical practice

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 application... 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 HealthManagement, "My... Read more

Health Management

Medical Devices and Evidence-Based Clinical Practice

2016 25 Aug

Time To DeliverThe European Commission’s ‘New Approach’ The current system for evaluating and approving new medical devices within the European Union derives from the “New Approach” first proposed by the European Commission in 1985. That legislation was designed to harmonise all industry sectors in Europe, by delegating to independent “Notified Bodies”... Read more

ICU Management

RESUSCITATE NYC 2016

2015 09 Dec

Every January, the Icahn Mount Sinai School of Medicine’s Department of Emergency Medicine and the EMCrit Podcast host > 500 residents and faculty from the Greater NY area for a conference on Resuscitation & Critical Care.On January 13, 2016, this year's conference features short, engaging TED-style talks along with panel experts discussing cutting-edge... Read more

IMAGING Management

Siemens User Group Provides Insight on CT Practices

2014 01 Jul

Clinicians from across the UK recently gathered in Winchester to attend a two-day CT user group hosted by Siemens Healthcare. Nine speakers from hospitals across the UK presented the latest findings on CT to help improve routine clinical practice.  Topics covered included Dual Energy CT, enhanced specifications on Siemens systems and experiences in... Read more