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Top killers

2018 21 Aug

In healthcare, the tendency is more on managing events after they happen rather than adopting a proactive approach to prevention. This is a major reason why the number of CVD patients continues to increase each year and why cardiovascular disease continues to be one of the leading causes of death and disability. Approximately 17.7 million people... Read more

Health Management

What is the future of breast cancer screening?

2018 21 Aug

Αdvances in technology and the advent of precision medicine point to a move away from ‘one size fits all’ breast cancer screening. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cause of death from cancer in women worldwide and the second leading cause of death from cancer in women in developed countries (Ferlay et al. 2014a; 2014b). Breast... Read more

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Obstacles to establishing competence in radiology

2018 21 Aug

Competence in radiology: difficult to define, more difficult to establish. Since the publication of McClelland's 1973 work (McClelland 1973), it is assumed that knowledge does not always imply better performance in the profession, and that competence is a complex concept, in which many factors are involved (Mendiratta-Lala et al.... Read more

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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

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CARS 2019 Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery - 33rd International Congress and Exhibition

2019 17 Jun

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ESGAR 2019 - European Society of Abdominal Radiology

2019 05 Jun

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Understanding the role of community-based academic radiologists

2018 08 Aug

The practice of radiology has historically ranged along the continuum of community-based private practice and academic practice. However, as academic radiology practices expand into the community, the lines that have historically distinguished the academic from private practice radiologist are becoming increasingly blurred, according to an article... Read more

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Sectra signs new enterprise-wide PACS contract with academic health system

2018 02 Aug

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  will install its enterprise imaging PACS throughout Stanford Health Care (SHC) and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital to support clinical and research imaging needs of the organization. The Sectra solution – integrated with Epic Radiant – will ensure business continuity, high system... Read more

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EuSoMII Annual Meeting 2018

2018 03 Nov

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AI tools in radiology: who pays and how?

2018 25 Jul

An increasing number of research studies report important benefits from use of artificial intelligence technologies (e.g., face recognition, voice control, drone for transporting lab samples). It is safe to assume AI is coming to radiology and healthcare, says Kurt Schoppe, MD, who is affiliated with Radiology Associates of North Texas. "We... Read more