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2 min ago | NewsOK.com

Edmond breast care center partners with OU Medicine

OU Medical Center Breast Imaging of Oklahoma , at 2601 Kelly Point Parkway, now will operate as an outpatient department of OU Medical Center.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, Medicine

13 hrs ago | Applied Radiology

Dual energy subtraction identifies multiple pneumonias

A female patient in her late 50's with acute myeloid leukemia was referred to Loyola.

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Related Topix: Pneumonia, Medicine, Health, Leukemia

17 hrs ago | Newswise

Canadian Initiative Reduces Inappropriate Lumbar MRI, Increases Use of Clinical Decision Tools

The August issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.

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Related Topix: Medicine

21 hrs ago | Medical News Today

The best course of action after prostate cancer surgery indicated by genomic analysis

There is controversy over how best to treat patients after they've undergone surgery for prostate cancer .

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Oncology, Medicine

22 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Algorithm reduces use of CT scans when diagnosing children with appendicitis

Implementation of an algorithm aimed to diagnose pediatric patients with suspected appendicitis reduces the utilization of computed tomography scans, without affecting diagnostic accuracy, Mayo Clinic Children's Center researchers have found.

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Related Topix: Appendicitis, Health, Medicine, Surgery, Cancer

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Hispanic Business

Contemporary Diagnostic Imaging Implements PowerServer Tele into Their Growing Business

CDI currently employs six high caliber radiologists, is responsible for the diagnostic reporting of 20 outpatient imaging facilities, and provides teleradiology services for local practices, hospitals, as well as clinical research units of global pharmaceutical companies.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Freshnews

Viztek to Introduce New Ultra DR Software at AHRA 2014

Viztek , the leading provider of complete digital software and hardware diagnostic imaging solutions, will showcase its new Ultra DR software at the upcoming Association for Medical Imaging Management annual meeting in Washington, D.C., August 10 - 13. The new software is compatible with Viztek's complete DR product line and sold with the company's ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine

ABC News

Tea-Party Challenger Confronts Roberts in Kansas

Tea-party challenger Milton Wolf confronted U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts during a walking tour of downtown Emporia on Wednesday, interrupting the senator's campaign stop to call attention to his refusal to have debates ahead of the Republican primary in Kansas.

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

SFGate

New tools, treatments being used to treat stroke patients

Severe damage from Bill Carey's stroke was averted when a catheter inserted in his leg was used to grab a clot in his brain.

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Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, Health

Freshnews

Midstate Radiology Selects IDS Voice2Dox Speech Recognition and AbbaDox Clinical Reporting Solution

Midstate Radiology Associates has selected IDS Voice2Dox speech recognition and AbbaDox clinical reporting solution to meet the practice's high-volume multi-site reporting needs.

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Related Topix: Medicine, MidState Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Medical News Today

Radiation therapy best practices and quality standards

A two-step decision tree analysis, incorporating Donabedian's model, is a feasible process to evaluate and distill the many available quality standards, guidelines, recommendations and indicators in order to update national and international quality standards for radiation therapy, according to a study published in the July-August 2014 issue of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine

Watertown Daily Times

New 3D ultrasound at Canton-Potsdam Hospital will aid breast cancer detection

One in two. That's about how many women today have dense tissue in their breasts.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

Tue Jul 29, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Pink Fire Trucks Coming To Sioux Falls

According to the American Cancer Society, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in their lifetime.

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Related Topix: Sioux Falls, SD, Charitable Organizations, American Cancer Society, Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

The Standard

Breast cancer fight boosted by 3D

There should be subsidized mass breast cancer screening in light of new, less painful 3D mammography that gives lower false- positives, radiologists say.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Women's Health

The News Tribune

South Sound Business People

He received his medical degree from Medical College of Virginia and completed his internship at Georgetown University.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Washington, Olympia, WA, US Military, US Air Force, Travis Air Force Base

Medical News Today

In lung cancer study false positives not found to increase anxiety

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently recommended computerized tomography lung screening for people at high risk for cancer , but a potential problem with CT is that many patients will have positive results on the screening test, only to be deemed cancer-free on further testing.

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Related Topix: Health, Lung Cancer, Medicine

Medical News Today

Radiologists identify new signs of gastric lap band slippage

Researchers in Ohio and Rhode Island have identified two previously undescribed radiological signs of potentially life-threatening slippage of laparoscopically adjustable gastric bands.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Observer

WCA Hospital earns distinguished American College of Radiology accreditation

WCA Hospital officials announ-ced the hospital has been awarded a three-year term of reaccreditation in Posi-tron Emission Tomography as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Oncology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

National Journal

Why Is the Radiology PAC Rallying Against Radiologists?

The group is putting its money behind well-placed incumbents who sit on a powerful committee instead of its own brethren.

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Related Topix: Medicine, US Politics, US News, Representative Larry Bucshon, Representative Andy Harris, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Representative Steve Cohen, Democrat, Lamar Alexander, US Senate

CiteULike

Imaging of trauma in the pregnant patient

The pregnant trauma patient presents an important and challenging encounter for the clinical team and radiologist.

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Related Topix: Medicine

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