This article originally ran on the Imaging Technology News (ITN) website, and is republished with its permission. The silence is deafening.  And since radiology associations, physician groups and vendors have yet to publicly respond to the elephant in the room, I offer the following in hopes

[caption id="attachment_6300" align="alignright" width="300"] Source: Wikipedia[/caption] The world’s market for diagnostic imaging is growing fast. Specifically, it is expected to grow at a at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.7% from 2013-2018, reaching around $27.1 billion by 2018. In 2013, the US had the largest

[caption id="attachment_6081" align="alignleft" width="383"] Radiology a hundred years ago was still a heroic endeavor not just for the patients but also for the personnel. Concepts such as protection against the danger of ionizing radiation were largely unknown or ignored.[/caption] The horrors of war stimulated a remarkable