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USPSTF Mammography Recommendations Would Cost Thousands of Lives and May Strip Millions of Mammography Insurance Coverage

Adoption of draft US Preventive Services Task Force breast cancer screening recommendations would result in thousands of unnecessary deaths each year and may strip millions of women of insurance coverage for mammograms at the time of their choosing...
17-Apr-2015 12:15 PM EDT

“Turnkey” ACR PQI Project Helps Demonstrate Value and Earn MOC Credit

Radiologists can earn American Board of Radiology Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credit, engage referring doctors and demonstrate value in new health care systems by using American College of Radiology (ACR) Value-Based Radiology Practice...
14-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Decision Support Compliance and CT Lung Cancer Screening Biomarker Use Highlight April JACR

The April issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) highlights radiology challenges and opportunities in evolving health care delivery systems and more widespread use of emerging medical technologies.
30-Mar-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Image-Guided Radiotherapy Reduces Long-Term Treatment Side Effects

Patients with soft tissue sarcoma of an extremity treated with preoperative image-guided radiotherapy have fewer long-term side effects than a historical control group treated with preoperative, non-image-guided RT, according to results of a trial...
9-Feb-2015 10:35 AM EST

RLI Awards First Certificate of Leadership Mastery™

Ian Weissman, DO, is the first participant to complete all four levels of the Radiology Leadership Institute® program and earn a Certificate of Leadership Mastery™. He completed the program, including a practicum, through a series of live...
28-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Majority of Primary Care Physicians Find that Medical Imaging Improves Patient Care

According to a study published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR), large majorities of primary care physicians believe that advanced medical imaging, such as computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
21-Jan-2015 4:00 PM EST

ACR 2015™ Informatics and Innovations Sessions Help Radiology Professionals Navigate the New Medical Landscape

Informatics and innovations sessions at ACR 2015™ can help radiology professionals overcome information technology (IT) challenges and support enterprise imaging initiatives as medicine moves from volume to value-based care. Early bird...
16-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

ACR Mammography Case Review Program Now Available Online

The ACR Mammography Case Review (MCR) Online improves physicians’ breast cancer detection skills by supplementing real world experience with electronic cases. This self-paced eLearning program features a state-of-the-art interface with an...
2-Dec-2014 11:00 AM EST

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World Class Experts Address Today’s Hottest Breast Cancer Issues at 35th National Conference on Breast Cancer

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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

Radiation Experts Available

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

Radiation Experts Available

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

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