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IMAGING Management

Are You Still Sitting Down?

2016 06 Jan

Sedentary occupations have received increasing attention recently, with some countries even starting campaigns to encourage fitter workplaces, as evidence increases about the health risks. Should radiologists be concerned, as many by necessity spend hours sitting at desk-bound workstations and in reading rooms?  David L. Lamar, MD, and colleagues studied... Read more

IMAGING Management

Radiologists Benefit From Standing Workstations

2014 21 Sep

According to a report in the American Journal of Roentgenology, radiologists can improve their health by increasing their physical activity during their work shifts. This can be facilitated by installing standing workstations and exercise equipment in their reading rooms. Sedentary ShiftsSince radiology is more or less a sedentary profession, and... Read more

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