SDMS updates compensation calculator, reports
The Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS) has updated its Sonographer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SDMS raises over $300K in fundraising campaign SDMS announces award winners SDMS celebrates Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month SDMS seeks feedback on new sonography guidelines for infection control SDMS mourns death of Donald W. Baker (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Synaptive recalls versions of BrightMatter Guide
3D visualization firm Synaptive Medical has recalled three versions of its...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Synaptive signs Henry Ford Health System Synaptive, Colorado State team on brain tumor research Synaptive brings BrightMatter to Okla. Synaptive brings BrightMatter to Long Island Synaptive delivers BrightMatter system to Canadian client (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

DWI-MRI may be best for indeterminate lung nodules
Diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI-MRI) offers comparable or even superior diagnostic...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI shows promise for lung cancer screening FDG-PET/CT fails for peripheral T-cell lymphoma outcomes FDG-PET/CT helps stage men with breast cancer, too PET/CT makes case for directing cervical cancer treatment (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

November 2018 Briefing - Radiology
Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Radiology for November 2018. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the FDA approvals and regulatory changes that are... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Many Incidental Findings Spotted on MRIs, Few Turn Out to Be Cancer Many Incidental Findings Spotted on MRIs, Few Turn Out to Be Cancer
Many people who undergo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for a variety of common health problems may get an unexpected cancer scare that turns out to be a false alarm, a research review suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Older Women Benefit From Mammograms Past Age 75 Older Women Benefit From Mammograms Past Age 75
Mammography is accurate in older women, who can be successfully treated after an early diagnosis of breast cancer, new research shows. Guidelines need to be updated, according to one expert.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Hologic wins ruling against ex-employee, Chinese firm
Women's imaging firm Hologic has been granted a preliminary injunction from...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hologic reports growth in Q4, year-end revenue Hologic points to results of breast density survey Hologic to buy Focal Therapeutics Solis, Hologic roll out 3D mammo technology Hologic buys Faxitron for $85M (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Use of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Does Not Decrease Screening Mammography Capacity
Some were concerned about increased imaging and interpretation times associated with DBT. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Diagnostic Imaging Staff Tags: Breast Health Breast Imaging Source Type: news

Machine Learning Allows for Low-Dose Gadolinium Contrast
(MedPage Today) -- Minimal loss of resolution with 10% Gd dose (Source: MedPage Today Radiology)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Morning Break: Measles Rebound; New FDA Warnings; Cancer Dx Scares
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Radiology)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Eon to give away 170 software licenses
Patient management technology firm Eon will give away 170 EonDirect LCSR (Lung...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Trust MRgFUS for prostate cancer ablation
MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) is a viable tool for prostate cancer...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Clinicians use MRgFUS to treat neuropathic pain MRgFUS offers less-invasive fibroid fix MRgFUS shows effectiveness for essential tremor Focused ultrasound trial for depression gets underway MRgFUS pioneer Jolesz dies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

A SMART way to reduce pediatric sedation MRI delays
CHICAGO - Having to wait almost two months for a pediatric MRI scan with sedation...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Pediatric patients use app to prep for MRI scan PAWS program achieves sedation-free pediatric MRI scans Pediatric patient sedation on the rise at one ACO Surf's up at Yale New Haven's pediatric MRI suite Superheroes help kids triumph over fears of MRI scans (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

YITU releases new software at RSNA 2018
YITU Healthcare released two new products at RSNA 2018, CARE.AI intelligent...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

AR, 3D printing make headway in patient education
CHICAGO - Researchers from New York have created hundreds of individually tailored...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3D printing gives pediatric heart surgery a boost Customized 3D-printed liver boosts patient education How to create low-cost, multicolor 3D-printed models 3D-printed kidney helps optimize SPECT/CT quantification 3D-printed kidneys change preop surgical planning (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Strategic Radiology to research reporting of ED incidental findings
Radiology consortium Strategic Radiology has received a $282,000 grant to research...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Strategic Radiology adds Wisc. practice Strategic Radiology adds Fremer to ranks Strategic Radiology adds 3rd Ga. practice Strategic Radiology adds Kan. practice Strategic Radiology adds Ind. practice (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Are You Tired of Repeating Yourself?
Voice-rec software was supposed to improve over time, but has it actually learned anything? (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - November 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Eric Postal, MD Tags: DI Executive Technology Voice Recognition Source Type: news

Image Diagnostics shows new radiology shield at RSNA
Specialty equipment manufacturer Image Diagnostics is showcasing its work-in-progress...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Image Diagnostics to develop new radiation shield Image Diagnostics secures Simeon distribution deal Image Diagnostics debuts new mobile table Image Diagnostics launches mobile 4K monitor (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Deep Learning Algorithm Detects Thoracic Pathologies on CXRs
THURSDAY, Nov. 29, 2018 -- A deep learning algorithm, CheXNeXt, performs comparably to radiologists in detecting multiple thoracic pathologies in frontal-view chest radiographs, according to a study published online Nov. 20 in PLOS Medicine. Pranav... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 29, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Strategic Radiology wins grant to research reporting of incidental findings in ED
Radiology consortium Strategic Radiology has received a $282,000 grant to research...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Strategic Radiology adds Wisc. practice Strategic Radiology adds Fremer to ranks Strategic Radiology adds 3rd Ga. practice Strategic Radiology adds Kan. practice Strategic Radiology adds Ind. practice (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Video from RSNA 2018: A road map for AI and radiology
CHICAGO - What's being done to pave the way for the intelligent use of artificial...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from RSNA 2018: How hot is the job market for radiologists? Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Andrew Rosenkrantz on payment reform Deep-learning algorithms need real-world testing Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology Live from RSNA 2018: AI and interoperability (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Atrium Health data breach exposes info of over 2.6M patients
A data breach of hospital network Atrium Health has exposed personal information...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Data breach penalties in U.S. have unintended effect Canadian keepsake ultrasound firm hit for security lapse NY radiology group hit with patient data breach Healthcare accounts for largest share of data breaches Univ. of Arkansas reports 7,000-patient data breach (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

AI Image Enhancement Minimizes Need for Gadolinium AI Image Enhancement Minimizes Need for Gadolinium
An artificial intelligence algorithm has the potential to dramatically reduce the use of gadolinium in patients undergoing brain MRI, which could improve safety.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

RSNA: Mammography May Benefit 30 - Year - Olds With Risk Factors
Early screening may benefit those with dense breasts, personal/family history of breast cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 28, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Deep Learning Algorithm Helps with Earlier Alzheimer ’s Disease Prediction
Prediction occurred an average of 75.8 months before final diagnosis. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - November 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Diagnostic Imaging Staff Tags: Alzheimer disease DI Executive Source Type: news

Digital Mammograms Show Vulnerability to Cyberattacks
(MedPage Today) -- Two out of three radiologists couldn't tell that images were manipulated (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - November 28, 2018 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

For Some Women, Mammograms May Need to Begin at 30: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 28, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Radiology, News, Source Type: news

fMRI finds brain alterations in gaming addiction
Functional MRI (fMRI) exams have revealed that internet gaming disorder is...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: fMRI finds secrets to weight loss 7T fMRI, AI illustrate how memories help with daily activities NIMH awards $3.8M for fMRI study on suicidal thinking fMRI links key brain regions between sleep and depression Smartphone addiction causes brain chemistry imbalance (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Sorna AI, Mednax partner on AI
Sorna AI has partnered with national medical group Mednax to develop artificial...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mednax acquires Fla. radiology practice Mednax launches AI incubator Mednax posts Q3, 9-month revenue increases Sorna secures ISO certification (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

How AI is Changing Ultrasounds
Birth defects can be tough to spot on ultrasounds, but new technological advances could make it easier. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Roland Rott Tags: Blog ObGyn Ultrasound Source Type: news

One in Five Cancer Tumors Grow Before Shrinking: Nivolumab One in Five Cancer Tumors Grow Before Shrinking: Nivolumab
Immunotherapy can cause tumors to grow before they decrease in size, so patience is needed for the treatment to work, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Andrew Rosenkrantz on payment reform
CHICAGO - A big issue in radiology right now is payment reform. Is the fee-for-service...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Emanuel Kanal on gadolinium safety Video from RSNA 2018: How hot is the job market for radiologists? Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology Video from RSNA 2018: What do we know about gadolinium deposition? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mednax launches AI incubator
National medical group Mednax and Mednax Radiology Solutions has launched the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mednax acquires Fla. radiology practice Mednax posts Q3, 9-month revenue increases Mednax acquires Nev. radiology practice Mednax buys Texas radiology group Mednax buys Tenn. radiology practice (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Ultrasound for Diabetes Screening?
(MedPage Today) -- Brightness of deltoid muscle can give clues to diabetes status (Source: MedPage Today Radiology)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Screening Mammograms Recommended for Women 75 and Over Screening Mammograms Recommended for Women 75 and Over
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

SyMRI Software and Philips Ingenia Elition 3.0T MR are now Jointly Marketed in the USA
STOCKHOLM, Nov. 27, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- The SyMRI NEURO software from SyntheticMR AB and the Philips Ingenia Elition 3.0T MR scanner with the synthetic SyntAc sequence are now jointly marketed in the United States. The dat... Devices, Neurology, Radiology, Distribution SyntheticMR, Philips, SyMRI NEURO, Philips Ingenia, imaging (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AI could thwart -- and enable -- imaging cyberattacks
Artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms may help prevent cyberattacks on medical...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New AI investment fund links radiologists, start-ups Canada-U.S. duo wins RSNA pneumonia AI challenge Are medical students avoiding radiology because of AI? OIG finds FDA lacking in postmarket cybersecurity plans How well does imaging AI perform in the real world? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mednax acquires Fla. radiology practice
National medical group Mednax is acquiring the private Bethesda Radiology Associates...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mednax posts Q3, 9-month revenue increases Mednax acquires Nev. radiology practice Mednax buys Texas radiology group Mednax buys Tenn. radiology practice Mednax acquires Texas-based radiology firm (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Video from RSNA 2018: What do we know about gadolinium deposition?
CHICAGO - New findings are coming out on almost a weekly basis about trace...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology Video from ECR 2018: Alexander Radbruch on gadolinium retention Video from RSNA 2017: Gadolinium retention debate takes center stage Video from ECR 2017: Dr. Johannes Heverhagen on gadolinium contrast Video from RSNA 2016: Safety issues with gadolinium MRI contrast (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Lung Cancer Screening Implementation Guide Developed
Implementation guide designed to increase levels of lung cancer screening for heavy smokers (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

CT Viable Alternative to Cardiac MRI for When Assessing Heart Chamber Size
Axial chest CT identifies enlargement with high specificity and reasonable sensitivity. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Diagnostic Imaging Staff Tags: Cardiac Imaging CT Source Type: news

Mednax buys South Florida radiology practice
Mednax has acquired Boynton Beach-based Bethesda Radiology Associates, marking its ninth medical group acquisition of 2018. The Sunrise-based company (NYSE: MD) didn’t disclose terms of the deal, but said it paid cash. The 45-year-old Bethesda Radiology Associates provides imaging and radiology services to Bethesda Hospital East, Bethesda Hospital West, Bethesda Outpatient Imaging Center and Wellington Regional Medic al Center’s outpatient diagnostic center. The newly acquired medical group… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Bandell Source Type: news

Nvidia launches Clara SDK at RSNA 2018
Graphics processing unit developer Nvidia is launching a software development...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Nvidia inks AI research deal with Scripps Nvidia partners with King's College London Nvidia moves Clara project ahead with new launches Nvidia partners with Canon on deep learning for imaging Nvidia aims to bring imaging AI to the people with Clara (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Football Affects Youth Brain Development After Just One Season, Study Says
(CNN) — Their youthful brains were developing normally, with no signs of developmental, psychological or neurological problems. None had ever had a concussion. But by the end of a single football season, 24 children between the ages of 9 and 18 who had more frequent impacts to the head showed signs of damage to brain development, new research says. “Repetitive head impact exposure may have a cumulative effect in the rapidly developing brains of youth and high school football players,” said study co-author Gowtham Krishnan Murugesan, a radiology research assistant at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dalla...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Local TV Youth Football Source Type: news

Head impacts alter brains of young football players
High-level head impacts during just one season of football for high school...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Studies question link between contact sports and CTE MRI shows brain changes after 1 season of youth football MRI shows football position, career length affect the brain MRI shows concussion effects can linger in athletes MRI shows brain changes after 1 football season (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Live from RSNA 2018: AI and interoperability
CHICAGO - In this live video from RSNA 2018, Dr. Tessa Cook, PhD, of the University...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New AI investment fund links radiologists, start-ups Are medical students avoiding radiology because of AI? How well does imaging AI perform in the real world? 5 reasons why imaging AI is different from CAD ACR DSI releases use cases to speed up AI adoption (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 11/24/18
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 11/24/18 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Mark Truty, a general surgeon at Mayo Clinic, discusses pancreatic cancer and explains the new treatment protocol that is offering hope.?Also on the podcast, Dr. Matthew Callstrom, a radiologist at Mayo Clinic, discusses how tumor ablation can be used to treat solid cancers. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 26, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Augmented human intelligence is changing health care for the better, experts say
ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Artificial intelligence (AI) is going to change health care, including the practice of radiology, profoundly. But rather than machines taking over, clinicians and researchers will use them to improve patient care. ?If somebody puts their head in the sand, and wakes up and pulls their head out five years later, the practice [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 26, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Nuance debuts new PowerScribe One at RSNA 2018
Nuance Communications is making full use of cloud- and artificial intelligence...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Nuance unveils analytics software at AHRA 2018 Nuance inks AI collaboration with Partners HealthCare NVIDIA, Nuance partner on machine learning Riverain partners with Nuance Philips, Nuance collaborate on AI, radiology reporting (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 25, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Future of radiology empowered by emerging technologies
CHICAGO - Radiology can once again situate itself at the center of patient...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: JAMA: 7 forces will drive adoption of AI in healthcare 3 ways AI could be integrated into radiology workflow Innovative imaging in the era of precision radiology Could wearable devices change practice of radiology? The good, the bad, and the ugly in the digital age (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 25, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news