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11 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

WORKPLACE

Kwock, who is board-certified by the American Board of Radiology, received a medical degree from Tulane University, New Orleans; did internship training at University of California, San Francisco, and residency training at University of Illinois, Chicago.

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21 hrs ago | CiteULike

Comparison of digital mammography alone and digital mammography plus...

To assess cancer detection rates, false-positive rates before arbitration, positive predictive values for women recalled after arbitration, and the type of cancers detected with use of digital mammography alone and combined with tomosynthesis in a large prospective screening trial.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Applied Radiology

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During the last 30 years or so, our emergency radiology section has hosted numerous visiting residents from many different countries.Initially, our group was uncertain how well these visits would work out.

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KVAL-TV Eugene

'In the time I've been diagnosed, I've lost four friends to breast cancer'

Carol Hachey said she was caught off guard in 2010 when a self-discovered lump brought her to the radiologist.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

ABC15.com

New AZ law protects women's health

Forty percent of women have dense breast tissue which shows up white in a mammogram, which could mask a tumor delaying detection.

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Related Topix: Women's Health, Health, Medicine

Physician's Weekly

2014 Physician Compensation Report Highlights

A newcomer snatched a spot in the top 3 highest earning specialties - check out which one in our summary of Medscape's 2014 annual compensation report! In this year's Medscape Physician Compensation Report, a great turnout of over 24,000 physicians across 25 specialties shared their salaries, hours worked, and details of how healthcare reform ... (more)

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JD Supra

Emerging EHR Risks: When Documentation May Not Be Enough

Today's Electronic Health Record technologies feature many tools that help providers practice more efficiently and allow them to spend more time caring for patients.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Medicare, Health

InformationWeek

Nuance Adds Radiology Image Sharing To Healthcare Cloud

Having won a strong following among radiologists who would rather dictate than type diagnostic reports on the images they read, Nuance Communications is branching out with a cloud service aimed at the images themselves.

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Related Topix: Nuance, Medicine, Marketing

Sys-Con Media

vRad and E-Techco Partnership Creates First Direct-to-Patient Remote Radiology Services in China

The partnership names vRad as E-Techco's exclusive agent for remote professional radiology interpretations in mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau beginning in May 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Virtual Radiologic, Healthcare Industry, Health, Diabetes, Geriatric Medicine

Hispanic Business

Digital Medical Imaging Center Now Offering Non-Surgical Biopsies

A biopsy is a minimally-invasive procedure that removes a sample of abnormal tissue that has been previously detected for accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.

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The Macon Telegraph

Perry considering its future

At age 17, Amber Payne and Eli Guidry have a hard time seeing a future for themselves in Perry after they graduate college.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Georgia, University of Georgia

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KSFY

Dr. Josie Alpers shows a mammogram that was taken with CESM technology

It takes years of training before a radiologist can detect breast cancer on a mammogram.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

The Oregonian

Oregon providers make less from Medicare, and health, medical culture explain why

Radiologists, oncologists and other specialists showed up as receiving larger reimbursements in a recent federal Medicare data release.

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Related Topix: Oregon, Oregon Government, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Oncology

Freshnews

Gamma Medica Creates Strategic Advisory Board Chaired by Veteran...

Gamma Medica, developer of advanced digital molecular imaging technologies for the detection of breast cancer, announced today that it has formed a strategic advisory board comprised of distinguished clinicians and thought leaders with expertise in women's health technologies and diagnostic imaging.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Women's Health, Hologic, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry

Medical Imaging Blog

Simplifying The Radiology Peer Review Process

Radiology peer review is designed to track data without negatively impacting user productivity, learn how an organization is trending and discover where improvements are needed.

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Medical News

Research report on global teleradiology market

Global Information Inc. announces the addition of a new market research report " Teleradiology Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" at GIIResearch.com Teleradiology refers to the electronic transmission of radiological images from one location to another in a digital format via internet ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Calgary Scientific Receives FDA Clearance for Mobile Diagnosis on all Modalities

The leading enterprise image-viewing solution, ResolutionMD is now cleared for diagnosis on mobile devices, for all imaging modalities*.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Medical Diagnostic Imaging Welcomes New Milwaukee Pediatric Radiology Specialists

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Medicine

The Hill

Roberts ad hits rival over X-ray jokes

Sen. Pat Roberts launched an attack ad against his Tea Party-backed primary challenger Milton Wolf on Wednesday, adding another twist to the contentious race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Medicine, Kansas, Kansas Government

WCNC-TV Charlotte

NC law gives women more information about their health

Ginny Kunik got a letter from Charlotte Radiology that she wasn't expecting. It read in part, "Your mammogram indicates that you may have dense breast tissue."

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Related Topix: Medicine, North Carolina

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