The lifesaving benefit of CT lung cancer screening significantly outweighs the comparatively modest overdiagnosis rate noted in a Dec. 9 JAMA Internal Medicine article. The ACR will continue guideline and appropriateness criteria creation to support...
12/9/2013 10:30 AM EST
The results of this ACRIN/NCI investigation published online in JAMA Internal Medicine suggest that up to 18 percent of cancers detected by LDCT may not have progressed enough to affect patient health if left undetected.
12/5/2013 5:00 PM EST
Breast Imaging Cuts in Medicare Final Rule May Delay Diagnosis and Treatment and Increase Patient Anxiety
Drastic reimbursement cuts for image-guided breast biopsies, and other medical imaging techniques in the 2014 Medicare Fee Schedule Final Rule, may further reduce women’s access to mammography and other breast cancer services.
12/2/2013 11:35 AM EST
New and updated evidence-based guidelines to help health care providers choose the most appropriate medical imaging exam or radiation therapy for a patient’s clinical condition are now available via the latest version of the American College of...
11/22/2013 10:00 AM EST
The Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI), a program of the American College of Radiology, is now accepting nominations for the 2014 RLI Leadership Luminary Award — an honorary designation given annually to radiologists and related radiology...
11/14/2013 11:00 AM EST
International Day of Radiology 2013 Recognizes Lung Imaging and Countless Innovations in Radiology Research
On Friday, Nov. 8, the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) will join more than 100 medical societies in 57 countries around the world in celebrating the second annual International Day of...
11/5/2013 10:00 AM EST
The American College of Radiology (ACR) Foundation announced today that Zotec Partners will support the Leading Radiology into the Future campaign. The partnership will further develop and strengthen the Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI) —...
11/4/2013 12:00 PM EST
The American College of Radiology’s Radiology Leadership Institute® (RLI) today announced a partnership with the Isenberg School of Management at UMass Amherst to offer RLI participants another pathway to earn a Master of Business Administration...
10/24/2013 3:00 PM EDT
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...
3/8/2012 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.
3/23/2011 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.
3/17/2011 12:25 PM EDT