Search Tag: radiology education

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Radiology efficiency: from burnout to wellbeing

2018 11 Dec

Radiologists burnout at a higher average rate then doctors that practice in all other medical specialities. There are a variety of factors that lead to symptoms of burnout in the medical profession but for radiologists the major cause is the extreme pressure to do more in less time. Coupled with bureaucratic workload routine, a decreasing sense of... Read more

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Teaching radiologists machine learning - AI

2018 11 Dec

Radiology is being transformed by the exponential growth of machine learning and continuously emerging technologies like deep learning, part of the artificial intelligence (AI) revolution in the imaging field.  Medical imaging and operations applications are transformed as new methods and algorithms are introduced into radiology’s daily practice. ... Read more

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Is radiology education ready for #SocialMedia?

2018 13 Nov

Social media is part of our lives, our physical and digital personas are increasingly integrated to where we have gone from having a digital extension of our self to seamlessly living both on and off screens.   The majority of US adults are using Facebook (68%), and the numbers are significant in the 18-24 age demographic using Snapchat (78%),... Read more

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Raising the BAR: Radiology Education

2018 26 Sep

Medical student education in radiology has long been underrepresented in the curriculum despite the increased use of imaging in clinical medicine. To address this gap, the University of Colorado School of Medicine has created a novel educational space, the Beginning to Advanced Radiology Lab (BAR Lab), dedicated to the purpose of teaching radiology... Read more

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Using social media to disseminate radiology educational content

2018 15 May

New research from Indiana University School of Medicine demonstrates that  email and social media (SoMe) can serve as effective tools for disseminating radiology educational content. SoMe offers substantial external visibility and branding potential for programmes, according to the research published in the journal Academic Radiology. The radiology... Read more