Radiology residents and fellows who want to advance their careers through the innovative leadership training the Radiology Leadership Institute (RLI) offers can now apply for one of five scholarships to attend the 2014 RLI Leadership Summit —...
3/7/2014 11:00 AM EST
To be published online Monday, March 3, a special issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR®) focuses on improving the safety of computed tomography (CT) exams through careful radiation dose optimization. The issue was guest...
2/26/2014 11:00 AM EST
The Addition of Bevacizumab to First-Line Treatment for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Brain Tumors Found Not to Extend Patients’ Lives
Results of a randomized phase III clinical trial conducted by the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group determined that adding bevacizumab to initial treatment for glioblastoma did not improve patient overall survival or progression-free survival....
2/17/2014 11:00 AM EST
According to the American College of Radiology and Society of Breast Imaging, the recent breast cancer screening article (Miller et al) published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) (1) is an incredibly misleading analysis based on the deeply...
2/10/2014 2:00 PM EST
ACR: Medical Imaging Provisions in SGR Bill Improve Quality, Preserve Resources and Make Medicare More Transparent
The American College of Radiology (ACR) strongly supports the bicameral, bipartisan legislation to replace the flawed sustainable growth rate (SGR) payment formula. The College particularly applauds inclusion of several ACR backed provisions that...
2/6/2014 4:00 PM EST
Breast imagers worldwide now have access to the fifth edition of the American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS®) Atlas. The new edition is designed to improve patient care by serving as a comprehensive...
2/4/2014 9:05 AM EST
Annals of Internal Medicine Article on Breast Cancer Screening Costs: Incomplete, Misleading and Not Helpful
According to the American College of Radiology and Society of Breast Imaging, the recent article (O’Donoghue et al) on the cost of breast cancer screening published in the Annals of Internal Medicine provides an incomplete picture of the costs vs....
2/3/2014 2:00 PM EST
Clinical Education Initiatives Increase Clinical Effectiveness of Imaging Examinations, Study Suggests
The February 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.
1/30/2014 10:00 AM EST
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