USPSTF Refusal to Name CT Colonography a Recommended Screening Tool May Slow Colorectal Cancer Screening Progress and Increase Spending
.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) reliance on obsolete data to omit CT colonography (known as virtual colonoscopy) from the list of recommended exams in their latest draft colorectal cancer (CRC) screening recommendations may be a...
6-Oct-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Original abstracts showcasing ways to improve clinical skills, business practices and patient care are being accepted for ACR 2016—The Crossroads of Radiology®.
6-Oct-2015 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Studies in the October issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) highlight efforts to improve patient care. Breast Cancer Awareness Month brings a commentary on breast imaging access and an article on molecular breast...
28-Sep-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The American College of Radiology (ACR) is one of 39 health care collaborative networks selected to participate in the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative, announced today by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell.
29-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The American College of Radiology (ACR), Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) and major medical organizations experienced in breast cancer care continue to recommend that women start getting annual mammograms at age 40.
29-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Neiman Health Policy Institute: Medicare Imaging Spending Varies by State, but Is Down Significantly
Medicare per beneficiary medical imaging spending has declined in nearly every state since 2006, according to a new Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute (HPI) study published in the September 2015 issue of American Journal of Roentgenology...
24-Sep-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Providers who care for patients with possible head injuries or who have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury (TBI) can attend a free webinar on Oct. 21.
23-Sep-2015 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
As a sponsor of the Sept. 22 Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, the American College of Radiology (ACR) supports collaborative, patient-centered approaches to reduce diagnostic errors.
22-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
World Class Experts Address Today’s Hottest Breast Cancer Issues at 35th National Conference on Breast Cancer
Renowned breast cancer care experts will address hot-button issues, including tailored breast cancer screening, the role of ultrasound and MRI in women with dense breasts and the latest breast imaging technologies — tomosynthesis and molecular...
8-Mar-2012 2:35 PM EST
In light of the ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
23-Mar-2011 1:15 PM EDT
In wake of the nuclear crisis in Japan, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has several radiation experts available for media interviews.
17-Mar-2011 12:25 PM EDT