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IMAGING Management

Approach to improving breast MR wait times

2018 10 Apr

Clinical demand for specialised MR examinations such as breast MR has increased. Long wait times for MR examinations may increase patient anxiety and can contribute to delayed diagnosis. A quality improvement (QI) initiative enabled a large referral academic radiology department to address the long wait times for breast MR, while ensuring that patient... Read more

IMAGING Management

Quality Initiatives Involving Nonphysician Providers in Radiology

2015 02 Feb

Quality is a multifaceted endeavour, which is very important and complex in medical imaging. Engaging many different individuals in the radiology department is necessary to improve quality and service for patients.A recent study published in the Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal aimed to assess three new quality initiatives in radiology that... Read more