Extremity CT exams increased 10x at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. By Anish R. Kadakia, MD, Northwestern Memorial Hospital. In this blog, Dr. Anish R. Kadakia shares: Metrics his hospital uses to evaluate new equipment. How and why weight-bearing exams increased extremity CT usage 10 fold. How

Radiology department's primary objective is satisfaction in patient care. Carestream had the opportunity to interview Dr. Marco Antonio Téliz, head of the department of radiology and molecular imaging at ABC Medical Center, on the objectives of the hospital’s radiology department at RSNA 2019. ABC Medical

Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s initiative to measure the patient experience in radiology. Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is one of a series about the patient experience in radiology. Earlier we shared 2 blogs by Dr. Cheryl Turner on root causes of adverse patient experiences in radiology. Be sure

A Two-Part Series on Workplace Stress, Burnout, and the Risks to Patient Safety. By Dr. Cheryl Turner, Director of Global Education and Training at Legion Healthcare Partners; and founder of Rad-Cast, the CE Podcast for Rad Professionals. Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is one of a series about

A Two-Part Series on Workplace Stress, Burnout, and the Risks to Patient Safety. By: Dr. Cheryl Turner, Director of Global Education and Training at Legion Healthcare Partners; and founder of Rad-Cast, the CE Podcast for Rad Professionals. Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is one of a series about the

An imaging informatics fellowship director and fellow share their insights. By Dr. Teresa Martin-Carreras and Dr. Tessa S. Cook, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. At first glance, the principles of patient care in radiology and imaging informatics might seem at odds. Patient care being very personal,

Techniques to improve workflow in the X-ray imaging department. Radiology administrators are constantly looking for ways to improve productivity in the imaging department. As modality software has evolved, so have the features that enhance automation and efficiency in the workflow. But in my interactions with

An Everything Rad Interview with RAD-AID Volunteers Jamie and Steve Surratt. RAD-AID, founded in 2008, is an international, volunteer-driven, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing radiological availability, expertise and infrastructure around the globe –in many underserved countries that need this support the most. In today’s post, we interview

Los estudios clínicos identifican cuándo usar la tomografía computarizada en 3D para las lesiones de pie y tobillo. Por Anish R Kadakia, MD, Hospital Northwestern Memorial Aunque la tomografía computarizada para imágenes médicas ha estado disponible durante algún tiempo, la TC 3D con carga de peso es

Clinical studies identify when to use 3D computed tomography for foot and ankle injuries. By Anish R Kadakia, MD, Northwestern Memorial Hospital Although computed tomography for medical imaging has been available for some time, weight-bearing 3D CT is a relatively new modality. For the past year,

Adopting new breast imaging technologies for earlier cancer detection. By Dr. Stamatia Destounis, MD FACR, Elizabeth Wende Breast Clinic. Editor’s note: for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Everything Rad asked EWBC physician, Dr. Stamatia V. Destounis, MD, FACR, to share her insights on the current and future role

Visit Carestream to see our innovative solutions for your medical imaging needs. Going to RSNA 2019? Be sure to visit Carestream Health in the North Hall. Here is a preview of the medical imaging solutions we are showing in our booth - #7513. Visit Carestream at RSNA

Study identifies ideas, views and perceptions of technology; and opportunities to increase its adoption. By Sil Aarts, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Services Research, the Netherlands. New forms of technology are introduced constantly in medical imaging, often leading to enhanced diagnostic and therapeutic options. However, new

Os pontos fortes e fracos do treinamento cruzado da equipe do departamento de Radiologia Por Ron Jones MSRS, RT (R, CT) ARRT. Obs. do editor: esta é a primeira de uma série de duas partes sobre formação de equipes nos departamentos de Radiologia. Na primeira parte, analisamos os

Guía a los fundamentos científicos del ruido de rayos X. Como técnico en radiología, su objetivo de un día a otro y de un paciente a otro, es llevar a cabo un examen de diagnóstico por imágenes que proporcione suficiente información para obtener un diagnóstico clínico

A diretora de residência e uma pesquisadora do programa de informática em imagiologia compartilham suas opiniões. Escrito por Dra. Teresa Martin-Carreras e Dra. Tessa S. Cook, do Hospital da Universidade da Pensilvânia. À primeira vista, os princípios do atendimento ao paciente em radiologia e informática de imagiologia podem parecer contraditórios. O atendimento

Entrevista con el Dr. Marco Antonio Téliz. Dr. Marco Antonio Téliz, jefe del departamento de Radiología e Imágenes Moleculares del Centro Médico ABC, sobre los objetivos del departamento de radiología del hospital. El Centro Médico ABC es reconocido por ofrecer el más alto nivel de cuidado