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Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Gold Medal Recipients Named

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Founding members Robert J. Stanley, MD, FSCBTMR, and John Haaga, MD, FSCBTMR, have been selected as the first recipients of the Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance (SCBT-MR) Gold Medal — the society’s highest honor. The...
20-Aug-2014 1:00 PM EDT

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

The August issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.
30-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

ACR Statement on Cancer Study Regarding Patient Anxiety From CT Lung Cancer Screening

Anxiety regarding inconclusive cancer screening test results among some patients is real and is only natural. However, as evidenced by Gareen et al, published July 25 in Cancer, the incidence and effects of anxiety associated with false positive or...
25-Jul-2014 9:05 AM EDT

ACR Offers New Fellowship in Medical Journalism and Publishing

The American College of Radiology (ACR) is now accepting applications for the Bruce J. Hillman Fellowship in Scholarly Publishing. The fellowship is designed to provide a concentrated, two week experience in medical editing, journalism and...
23-Jul-2014 10:50 AM EDT

Hospital-Level Factors Associated With Use of Pediatric Radiation Dose-Reduction Protocols for Head CT

The July issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.
1-Jul-2014 8:00 AM EDT

Registration Now Open for ACR 2015™ - The First All-Member Meeting

Registration is now open for ACR 2015™ – the first American College of Radiology (ACR) all-member meeting – May 17-21, 2015, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. Former United States Secretary of State and Joint Chiefs of...
30-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

ACR Backs AMA Recommendation for Universal Coverage of Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening

The American College of Radiology (ACR) applauds and supports today’s vote by the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates to “recommend that coverage of screening low-dose CT (LDCT) scans for patients at high risk for lung cancer...
12-Jun-2014 9:30 AM EDT

Optimizing Emergency Department Imaging Utilization Through Advanced Health Record Technology

The June issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on a variety of issues relating to clinical practice, practice management, health services and policy, and radiology education and training.
30-May-2014 4:30 PM EDT

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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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