Philips gets FDA nod for dual x-ray-fluoroscopy machine
Royal Philips has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Philips launches IntelliSpace upgrades at HIMSS Philips launches operational IT application Philips to open new Ohio R&D facility for CT Philips signs Middle East EMR deal Philips taps Rocha as new North America CEO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 15, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

DBT know-how boosts FFDM recall, cancer detection rates
A study in the March issue of Radiology indicates that experience...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: DBT catches 50% more breast cancers than standard mammo 2D synthesized DBT screening is ready for prime time Simple interventions reduce mammography recall rates DBT does not boost BI-RADS 3 category use Mammography recall rates: Is lower really always better? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 15, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

VR firms add hand tracking to headset
Virtual reality (VR) engineering company VRgineers and VR technology developer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiologists can future-proof themselves by embracing 3D visualization Is virtual reality in radiology becoming a reality? Virtual reality helps doctors separate conjoined twins Virtual, augmented reality may remake medical imaging Virtual reality takes prenatal imaging to new heights (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 15, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

German Doctor Warns Physicians: Never Again Partake in Atrocities German Doctor Warns Physicians: Never Again Partake in Atrocities
When she was a child in Germany, Dr. Franziska Eckert ’ s family minimized the role her grandparents played in World War II. Then her own investigation uncovered the likely truth – her grandfather was a mass murderer.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - March 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Canon shows 4D features for Aplio i900 at ACC show
Canon Medical Systems demonstrated new 4D imaging features for its flagship...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Canon nets FDA OK for new edition of 3T MRI scanner Canon buys Dutch software firm Fysicon Canon launches new 1.5-tesla MRI, US unit at ECR Canon highlights ultrahigh-resolution CT at ECR Canon to show hybrid IR, CT technology at ECR 2018 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Surgeons at Texas hospital use AR in sinus surgery
An augmented reality (AR) technology was used to perform minimally invasive...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Augmented reality may help guide facet joint injections Measurements of AR holograms match gold standard 3D Systems, Stryker partner for personalized surgery Video from RSNA 2017: Is the future of radiology augmented? How augmented reality can transform medical imaging (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CereMetrix wins FDA nod for neuroimaging analytics platform
CereHealth subsidiary CereMetrix said yesterday it won FDA 510(k) clearance for its CereMetrix Silver neuroimaging analytics and quantification platform designed to detect, quantify and analyze brain function. The CereMetrix Silver image viewer is designed to analyze brain images from positron emission tomography, single-photon emission computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography scans, the Denver-based company said. “With the current technology, functional brain imaging results are blended across entire anatomical areas, allowing far more subjectivity in the physician’s interpre...
Source: Mass Device - March 14, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: 510(k) Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Imaging Regulatory/Compliance Software / IT cerehealth ceremetrix Source Type: news

Franklin health care provider bought by investment firm
Franklin-based Outpatient Imaging Affiliates LLC has been bought by investment firm ICV Partners, according to a news release; terms were not disclosed. Founded in 2000, Outpatient Imaging provides outpatient radiology services at more than 30 locations in nine states. Cannon King will remain president and CEO of the company, according to the release. “ICV has successfully invested in health care companies similar to ours, they understand our b usiness model and their experience will be extremely… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Franklin health care provider bought by investment firm
Franklin-based Outpatient Imaging Affiliates LLC has been bought by investment firm ICV Partners, according to a news release; terms were not disclosed. Founded in 2000, Outpatient Imaging provides outpatient radiology services at more than 30 locations in nine states. Cannon King will remain president and CEO of the company, according to the release. “ICV has successfully invested in health care companies similar to ours, they understand our b usiness model and their experience will be extremely… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Joel Stinnett Source Type: news

Bone density scans help identify cardiovascular disease
Bone density scans can help identify cardiovascular disease, according to a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Routine CT scans may help determine risk of fracture Bone Index lands CPT code for bone density screening Firms bring ultrasound bone density screening to U.S. Zebra Medical, Clalit Health complete bone density algorithm USPSTF posts final osteoporosis screening plan (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CereHealth gets FDA nod for image viewer
CereHealth, a subsidiary of neurodiagnostic firm CereScan, has received 510(k)...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CereScan shows updated CereMetrix at SNMMI 2017 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA: Brain coils may cause artifacts on MRA images
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a letter to healthcare...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA clears blood test to assist concussion evaluation FDA updates policy for nixing 510(k) submissions FDA guidance urges lower radiation dose for kids FDA releases report on patient-reported outcomes FDA issues new draft guidance for medical software, CDS (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

JAMA report on U.S. healthcare spending calls out imaging
Why are U.S. healthcare costs so much higher than those in comparable developed...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: U.S. health spending to approach 20% of GDP by 2026 U.S. healthcare spending slowed in 2016 CMS: State healthcare spending growth on the rise MedPAC: Imaging still high on low-value service list MedPAC report on imaging volume sees glass half empty (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Are you ready for Medicare's value modifier adjustment for 2018?
The results are in from a survey of U.S. healthcare practices and their degree...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Don't delay planning for Medicare decision-support rules What radiologists should know about 2018 MIPS changes Coding and billing considerations in interventional radiology How 2018 coding changes will affect radiology practices Are virtual groups an option for radiologists reporting MIPS? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Case: Epithelioid Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor Case: Epithelioid Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor
This case reviews the clinical and imaging characteristics that help differentiate epithelioid malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor from a benign lesion.Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Into the OR in VR: Doctor harnesses virtual reality as powerful teaching tool
(University of Virginia Health System) A University of Virginia doctor has tapped the power of virtual reality to create a training tool that immerses the viewer in one of the most complex radiology procedures. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - March 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Racial Variation in Median Age of Female Breast Cancer Diagnosis
More black, Hispanic, Asian patients diagnosed at younger than 50 years than white patients (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Mirada upgrades radiation treatment software
Imaging software developer Mirada Medical is set to release Workflow Box 2.0...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mirada introduces AI software for radiation oncology Optellum, Mirada present lung cancer study at RSNA 2017 Mirada's deep-learning contours match human-drawn contours Mirada showcases XD:PACS at RSNA 2016 Mirada highlights study at ASTRO 2014 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Innovatus Imaging completes European acquisition
Innovatus Imaging has acquired the European Bayer Multi Vendor Service business,...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3 medical device service firms form Innovatus Imaging (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Canon nets FDA OK for new edition of 3T MRI scanner
Canon Medical Systems USA has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Canon buys Dutch software firm Fysicon Canon launches new 1.5-tesla MRI, US unit at ECR Canon highlights ultrahigh-resolution CT at ECR Canon launches XGO edition of 3T MRI scanner AHRA, Canon award grants for patient initiatives (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Median Household Income Predicts Survival in Anal Cancer
Lower income tied to worse overall, cancer - specific survival in squamous cell carcinoma of the anus (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Being Sleepy During the Day Could Be a Warning Sign of Alzheimer ’s
Researchers know that a condition as complicated as Alzheimer’s can’t be traced to a single or simple cause. Genetic factors contribute to the degenerative brain disorder that robs people of their memory, and biological process related to aging play a role as well. But in recent years, scientists have uncovered some behaviors that may also influence Alzheimer’s risk. In the latest study published in JAMA Neurology, a group of them report how sleep — daytime sleepiness, in particular — may be an indicator of Alzheimer’s. Prashanthi Vemuri, an associate professor of radiology at the Mayo ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Brain healthytime Source Type: news

ACC: PET/CT calcium scans could foretell cardiac events
By using PET/CT to measure the level of calcium in the coronary arteries during...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Report: Trump's calcium score indicates heart disease Iterative recon halves CT radiation dose for calcium score CT CAC scoring tops age for predicting heart disease risk JACC: CT CAC scoring helps screen for CAD Coronary calcium CT scans predict mortality (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiology Partners nets $234M in financing
Imaging services provider Radiology Partners has added $234 million to its...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Immelt joins board of Radiology Partners Radiology Partners launches research center Radiology Partners inks Calif. contract Radiology Partners secures $695M credit, closes SDI deal Radiology Partners expands with new partnership (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Past surge in female-led radiology publications ebbs
The number of published radiology research studies led by female authors has...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Women underrepresented in U.S. radiology Video from RSNA 2017: Women in radiology -- What's being done? Female physicians still paid less than male colleagues JAMA IM: Pay for women equals men in academic radiology More women are publishing radiology research (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Novel PET tracer may improve NSCLC patient management
Chinese and U.S. researchers have developed a novel PET tracer that may enhance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Study: Use radiosurgery for certain brain lesion patients FDG-PET/CT could improve treatment for NSCLC patients Study questions value of CT scans after NCSLC surgery PET identifies cell mutations in NSCLC patients ASTRO: Negative PET/CT doesn't always mean dormant NSCLC (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ASRT elects board of directors for 2018-2019
The American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) has appointed four...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASRT: Radiography program enrollment rises ASRT selects international speaker award recipients ASRT Foundation supports imaging education study ASRT awards grants to 51 members ASRT highlights upcoming RT week (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ECRI report assesses surgical C-arms
Healthcare consultancy ECRI Institute has released a new analysis of several...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ECRI names new CEO, president Ransomware takes spot on ECRI's healthcare hazards list ECRI Institute CEO sets retirement date ECRI partners with London School of Economics ECRI launches equipment rating tool (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

DocPanel hopes users will swipe right for second opinions
LAS VEGAS - A start-up firm making the rounds at this week's Healthcare Information...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: iPhone facilitates second opinions for on-call radiologists USARad.com adds options to second-opinion service Teleradiology should focus more on improving patient outcomes (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Most Women Willing to Trade Off Benefits, Risks of Breast Screening
Women are willing to accept 1.72 additional unnecessary follow - ups and willing to pay £ 79.17 (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 8, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

#MyRadGirlfriend No. 58: Bedside manner
If radiologists need to be more patient-facing, Ruchi could probably use some...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: #MyRadGirlfriend No. 57: The direct anterior approach #MyRadGirlfriend No. 56: The magic words #MyRadGirlfriend No. 55: Recognition #MyRadGirlfriend No. 54: Cold weather blues #MyRadGirlfriend No. 53: Follow your dreams (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Facebook Live from HIMSS 2018: Day 1
LAS VEGAS - In this Facebook Live video from day 1 of the Healthcare Information...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 5 steps to improve your imaging IT strategy Video from RSNA 2015: Steps to an effective enterprise imaging strategy Video from RSNA 2014: Jef Williams on IT trends in radiology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New study finds less research being published by female radiologists
(University of Maryland School of Medicine) A new study has found that although radiology research by women has increased significantly over the past five decades, the rate of this increase has leveled off since 2000. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Facebook Live from HIMSS: Day 1
In this Facebook Live video from day 1 of the Healthcare Information and Management...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 5 steps to improve your imaging IT strategy Video from RSNA 2015: Steps to an effective enterprise imaging strategy Video from RSNA 2014: Jef Williams on IT trends in radiology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 7, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines May Miss Minorities
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - March 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Research, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Radiopaque 3D-printed phantoms fit for CT-guided procedure
German researchers have developed a 3D printing technique for producing realistic...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiologists can future-proof themselves by embracing 3D visualization 3D printing enters brave new world Rotational angiography is viable for 3D-printed hearts 3D-printed model reproduces real prostate properties 3D printing aids simulation of CT- and MR-guided ablation (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 7, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Novel PET agent targets copper in prostate tumors
Italian researchers are reporting progress with a novel PET imaging agent that...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PSMA-PET/CT helps spot early prostate cancer recurrence SNMMI: PET/CT with prostate agent changes therapy plans SNMMI: PET/CT may help guide prostate biopsies New PET tracer aids in metastatic prostate cancer PET tracer boosts detection of recurrent prostate cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Zebra Medical wins CE Mark for brain-bleed detection algorithm
Israeli machine-learning radiology firm Zebra Medical Vision said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for an algorithm for detecting intracranial hemorrhages as part of its deep learning imaging analytics platform. Zebra Medical said that its algorithm is designed to identify brain bleeds to provide extra support for physicians in acute care settings, and that it plans to use the algorithm for point-of-care detection to identify bleeds accurately and with reduced delay. “This new algorithm is an important addition to Zebra’s Analytics Engine. The ability to alert radiologists and surgeons t...
Source: Mass Device - March 6, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Neurological Regulatory/Compliance Software / IT Zebra Medical Vision Source Type: news

Sectra teams with Microsoft in U.S.
PACS vendor Sectra said that its cloud-based imaging IT offerings will be powered...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Sectra wins order for orthopedic 3D planning software Sectra reports higher earnings in Q2 Sectra adds gadolinium tracking to DoseTrack Sectra signs Saudi Arabian company Sectra adds new support for machine learning (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

AMIC seeks further Anthem policy changes
While praising insurance company Anthem for changing one aspect of its reimbursement...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Anthem drops pay cut for same-day imaging policy AMIC pans 'site neutral' payment plan ACR urges Anthem to rescind outpatient imaging policies Anthem move shows how payors are 'steering' patients AMIC calls on MedPAC to back appropriate use criteria (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Enterprise imaging: Threat or opportunity for radiology?
Enterprise imaging is an opportunity for change, not a threat, and should be...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Image sharing using Facebook: Fact or fiction? Will CDA replace HL7 version 2 messaging? Saudi Arabia makes big strides in healthcare IT Top 10 things to consider when replacing your PACS Tools a must for troubleshooting healthcare IT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis Radiological Case: Acute Perforated Acalculous Cholecystitis
Review the imaging findings of acute acalculous cholecystitis, which can lead to gangrenous changes and eventually necrosis and perforation of the gallbladder.Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Reimbursement Trends for Medical Devices in Japan
In conclusion, with the regulatory review speed by Japan’s Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) becoming competitive with FDA for PMA devices and the time to reimbursement being about a year after regulatory clearance with 80% of U.S. list price, Japan might be the best market, after the United States, to enter as an international market for many new companies. For 510(k) devices, the speed of reimbursement will be the same, although the speed to regulatory clearance remains a challenge. How soon a U.S. manufacturer submits the regulatory submission to PMDA is still the most substantial gap in term of co...
Source: MDDI - March 6, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Keisuke Suzuki Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Varian touts proton therapy educational milestone
Varian Medical Systems is highlighting an educational milestone at the Maryland...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian acquires decision-support firm India clears Varian's Halcyon radiation therapy system Varian acquires Mobius Medical Varian inks deal to acquire Sirtex for $1.3B Varian posts double-digit Q1 gain (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Real Time launches AI-assisted QA package at HIMSS
Real Time Medical has debuted a new healthcare quality assurance (QA) package...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Agfa teams with Real Time Medical GE, Real Time Medical team up for pathology market Mount Sinai partners with Real Time Medical (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Philips launches IntelliSpace upgrades at HIMSS
Royal Philips has launched the next generation of its IntelliSpace cardiovascular...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Philips launches operational IT application Philips to open new Ohio R&D facility for CT Philips signs Middle East EMR deal Philips taps Rocha as new North America CEO Royal Philips acquires IT firm Forcare (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Siemens highlights Digital Ecosystem updates at HIMSS
Siemens Healthineers is highlighting updates to its Digital Ecosystem platform...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New Siemens ECR 2018 products include Juniper ultrasound scanner Siemens all set for Healthineers IPO Siemens receives FDA nod for GoKnee3D Siemens to sell Symbia Intevo Bold SPECT/CT in Canada Lower revenue plagues Siemens Healthineers' Q1 numbers (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Ambra Health secures 2 new partners
Cloud-based software developer Ambra Health has secured two new partnerships...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ambra Health partners with Google Cloud Ambra Health adds customers, new software updates Ambra launches cloud platform for imaging at HIMSS Ambra plans mentorship program for women in informatics Ambra Health introduces 3 new products (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RADPAC supports 2 radiologists for Congress
The Radiology Advocacy Alliance political action committee (RADPAC) is supporting...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ariz. radiologist candidate rakes in contributions RADPAC backs radiologist in congressional race RADPAC names Brink as new chair Report: ACR's PAC backs incumbents over rads Youth, debt load discourage RADPAC contributions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

2 UPMC doctors suspended after charges
UPMC has suspended two of its doctors charged in connection with prescribing opioids to people who weren't their patients. Dr. Omar Almusa and Dr. Marios Papachristou, both radiologists, were charged with a count of conspiracy related to the administration of a controlled substance and a count of prohibited acts. More about the charges in this Tribune-Review story. The Tribune-Review said the two were arrested Thursd ay and arraigned Friday; their initial hearing is March 15. "The charges against… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - March 5, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news