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IMAGING Management

Improving Radiologist Workstation Disinfection Rate

2017 17 Apr

A University of Ottawa study describes how the implementation of daily reminder placards at each workstation and the administration of an educational PowerPoint presentation improved the rate of radiologist workstation disinfection. The study is in press in Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal. See Also : Teaching Communication Skills... Read more

ICU Management

How Clean is Your Keyboard?

2015 07 Dec

The persistence of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) within intensive care units (ICUs) poses a significant risk to patient safety. Now new research indicates that MDROs may be hiding within clinical staff work areas and away from immediate patient zones. The finding is reported in the American Journal of Infection Control , the official publication... 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 Shifts Since radiology is more or less a sedentary... Read more