Radiologists' pay has increased, survey finds
May 26, 2023 -- Radiologist have jumped up a spot in earnings among the top 10 specialists in the U.S., according to Medscape's 2023 Radiologist Compensation Report. Read More
CAD improves radiologists' breast ultrasound reading performance
May 26, 2023 -- Computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) can enhance the diagnostic performance of breast radiologists reading ultrasound exams and may reduce the incidence of benign breast biopsies, a study published May 24 in the American Journal of Roentgenology has found. Read More
How do radiologists take industry payments -- and what are they for?
May 22, 2023 -- Industry payments to radiologists have been highly concentrated in recent years when it comes to their frequency and value, a study published May 18 in Academic Radiology has reported. Read More
Teleradiology workflow protocols may delay healthcare
May 18, 2023 -- Teleradiology workflow protocols appear to translate into healthcare delays, according to research conducted by a team from West Virginia University in Morgantown. Read More
Is AI, human system for follow-up imaging profitable?
May 18, 2023 -- A process for managing follow-up imaging exams that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and human interaction can improve safety while also improving the bottom line, according to research published in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology. Read More
Applicants, directors differ in opinion about matching process
May 16, 2023 -- Most matched applicants in interventional radiology residency are satisfied, though applicants and program directors differ in opinion about parts of the matching process, a study published May 12 in the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology found. Read More
Society of Women in Radiation Oncology issues paid leave guidance
May 15, 2023 -- The Society of Women in Radiation Oncology (SWRO) is recommending that radiation oncology programs allow for 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave for all physician and physics residents and faculty, according to a newly released recommendation. Read More
Black, Asian women more at risk of uterine fibroids
May 11, 2023 -- Black and Asian women are disproportionately affected by the presence of uterine fibroids found on transvaginal ultrasound (TVUS) compared to other women, according to a study published May 10 in JAMA Network Open. Read More
Antithrombotic therapy safe to continue during breast biopsy
May 11, 2023 -- Women can safely continue antithrombotic therapy during breast core-needle biopsy, according to research published May 10 in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Read More
USPSTF calls for biennial mammography screening as of age 40
May 10, 2023 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has released new draft recommendations for breast cancer screening that endorse biennial screening with mammography beginning at age 40 for all women. Read More