Radiography misses one-third of wrist fractures October 24, 2014 -- Researchers from Turkey found that radiography missed one-third of wrist fractures compared to MDCT, according to an article published online October 18 in Emergency Radiology. They believe that clinicians may want to use CT or MRI for emergency room patients suspected of having wrist trauma.
Mobile App Spotlight: Radiology Toolbox Pro October 23, 2014 -- AuntMinnie.com is launching an ongoing series of articles that will highlight notable mobile apps in radiology. The first mobile app we're spotlighting is Radiology Toolbox Pro, designed to serve as an "ectopic brain" for radiology, with handy references such as management criteria for a number of conditions, as well as calculators and charts.
New codes for DBT: Will providers receive payment in 2015? October 23, 2014 -- In just a few weeks, radiology providers should know what changes the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services intend to finalize for 2015 related to digital mammography and breast tomosynthesis (DBT), according to a new article by Jeff Majchrzak of Panacea Healthcare Solutions.
Varian reports 2014 Q4, year-end results October 23, 2014 -- Varian Medical Systems reported increased revenues for its fourth quarter and year end of 2014, but it saw lower net earnings for the periods.
EOS notches double-digit revenue growth October 23, 2014 -- Higher sales of its orthopedic digital x-ray systems propelled EOS Imaging to double-digit revenue growth in the company's third quarter.