Mobile apps bring radiology education to the world
November 30, 2020 -- Mobile apps can bring high-quality radiology education to imaging specialists around the world, according to Dr. Elliot Fishman of CTisus. Fishman discusses the benefits of mobile apps over traditional educational tools in this video interview with AuntMinnie.com. Read More
Krupinski: Digital imaging contributes to radiologist burnout
November 29, 2020 -- Radiology's conversion to digital imaging has contributed to the feeling of burnout that many radiologists now experience, according to Elizabeth Krupinski, PhD, of Emory University, the winner of the 2020 Minnies award for Most Influential Radiology Researcher. In this video interview, Krupinski discusses the factors that can contribute to radiologist burnout. Read More
AI can spot smokers at high risk of cancer on x-rays
September 4, 2020 -- By analyzing chest radiographs and a patient's electronic medical record (EMR), a deep-learning algorithm was able to identify more high-risk smokers who could benefit from CT lung cancer screening than current Medicare eligibility criteria, according to research published September 1 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Read More
Electronic consults may avoid unnecessary imaging
August 21, 2020 -- Electronic consultations between primary care physicians and radiologists may help avoid unnecessary imaging, according to a study published on August 18 in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Read More
Intelerad invests in cloud with Radius acquisition
August 5, 2020 -- Enterprise imaging software developer Intelerad Medical Systems is investing in the future of cloud computing in radiology with the acquisition of Radius, a provider of cloud hosting and managed services. Read More
At-home PACS workstations enable social distancing
May 22, 2020 -- Radiology departments can rapidly transition to mostly remote interpretations by radiologists at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, but they will need to navigate a number of difficult challenges along the way, according to a clinical perspective published online May 21 in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Read More
It's time for radiology to embrace value-based imaging
May 21, 2020 -- COVID-19 has heightened the need for cloud-based models across all industries, but the need is particularly acute in healthcare. Cloud-based enterprise imaging can help radiology transition to value-based care, according to Change Healthcare Senior Vice President and Chief Growth Officer Aaron Green. Read More
20 ways to prepare for the 'new normal' in radiology
May 7, 2020 -- We are living in what will soon be known as the "new normal." With this new normal comes changes that we have to either accept and adapt to or face the consequences -- especially in radiology. Mike Cannavo, the PACSman, offers 20 ways to get ready. Read More
Why interoperability is suddenly a very real thing
May 5, 2020 -- Life Image President and CEO Matthew Michela explains why healthcare IT companies must step up now to enable interoperability and digital image sharing. As the healthcare delivery system grapples with a global pandemic, the consequences of noninteroperability are very real. Read More
How best can radiology 'appropriately consume' AI?
May 1, 2020 -- The useful integration of artificial intelligence (AI) into clinical practice -- "appropriate consumption" of the technology -- may take longer than initially anticipated, but it will happen, according to an April 30 talk by Dr. Paul Chang at AuntMinnie.com's 2020 Virtual Conference. Read More