Giles W L Boland

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adrenal imaging: from Addison to algorithms
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 49:511-28, vii. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Hospital-owned and operated outpatient imaging centers: strategies for success
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:900-6. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Incidental adrenal lesions: principles, techniques, and algorithms for imaging characterization
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 249:756-75. 2008
  4. doi request reprint PET/CT for the characterization of adrenal masses in patients with cancer: qualitative versus quantitative accuracy in 150 consecutive patients
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White Bldg 270C, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:956-62. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Visibility of radiologists: helping to secure your future
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1373-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The evolving radiology landscape: the importance of effective leadership
    Giles W L Boland
    The Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur Radiol 19:2321-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint From herding cats toward best practices: standardizing the radiologic work process
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1593-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Radiologist report turnaround time: impact of pay-for-performance measures
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, White Bldg 270C, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:707-11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Adrenal imaging
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Abdom Imaging 36:472-82. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Characterization of adrenal masses by using FDG PET: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test performance
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White Building 270C, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 259:117-26. 2011

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Adrenal imaging: from Addison to algorithms
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 49:511-28, vii. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Hospital-owned and operated outpatient imaging centers: strategies for success
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:900-6. 2008
    ..This article addresses those strategies designed to maximize patient referral and profitability for hospital-owned and operated outpatient imaging centers...
  3. doi request reprint Incidental adrenal lesions: principles, techniques, and algorithms for imaging characterization
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 249:756-75. 2008
    ..An imaging algorithm is provided to guide radiologists toward the appropriate test to make the correct diagnosis...
  4. doi request reprint PET/CT for the characterization of adrenal masses in patients with cancer: qualitative versus quantitative accuracy in 150 consecutive patients
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White Bldg 270C, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:956-62. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Visibility of radiologists: helping to secure your future
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1373-4. 2009
    ..They need to be seen as visible, active, collaborative, and positive participants by all members of the organization. In this way, they can ensure their visibility and continued demand for their services...
  6. doi request reprint The evolving radiology landscape: the importance of effective leadership
    Giles W L Boland
    The Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur Radiol 19:2321-5. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint From herding cats toward best practices: standardizing the radiologic work process
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1593-5. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Radiologist report turnaround time: impact of pay-for-performance measures
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, White Bldg 270C, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:707-11. 2010
    ..Expedited finalized radiologist report turnaround times (RTAT) are considered an important quality care metric in medicine. This study was performed to evaluate the impact of a radiologist pay-for-performance (PFP) program on reducing RTAT...
  9. doi request reprint Adrenal imaging
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA
    Abdom Imaging 36:472-82. 2011
    ..Imagers should be familiar with these techniques to expedite treatment, especially in cancer patients and so prevent unnecessary biopsies, costs, and anxiety...
  10. doi request reprint Characterization of adrenal masses by using FDG PET: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test performance
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White Building 270C, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 259:117-26. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Enhancing CT productivity: strategies for increasing capacity
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, White 270, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:3-10. 2008
    ..However, much can be achieved through workflow redesign, the addition of key personnel, and implementation of information system platforms and databases...
  12. doi request reprint The CT dose and utilization controversy: the radiologist's response
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, 32 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:696-8. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Patient-focused radiology: the value of customer service?
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:88-9. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic imaging centers for hospitals: a different business proposition for outpatient radiology
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Department of Radiology, 32 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:581-3. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint Government reform of the National Health Service: implications for radiologists and diagnostic services
    G W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Br J Radiol 79:861-5. 2006
    ..I will suggest the possible negative outcomes for providers (NHS hospitals and staff alike) and will offer strategies, tactics and tools that can be employed to counter the threat to their existing services...
  16. ncbi request reprint The radiology world is flat: problems or solutions for radiologists?
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:754-7. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint Voice recognition technology for radiology reporting: transforming the radiologist's value proposition
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:865-7. 2007
  18. doi request reprint Maximizing outpatient computed tomography productivity using multiple technologists
    Giles W L Boland
    Departmentof Radiology, White Building 270C, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 5:119-25. 2008
    ..This study evaluated how many additional patients can be scanned using a 2- or 3-technologist model with outpatient multidetector CT and its impact on CT capacity...
  19. doi request reprint Radiology report turnaround: expectations and solutions
    G W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, White Building 270C, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Eur Radiol 18:1326-8. 2008
    ..VR systems also offer the opportunity to create standardized, higher quality reports...
  20. doi request reprint Teleradiology coming of age: winners and losers
    Giles W L Boland
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, White Bldg 270C, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1161-2. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Stakeholder expectations for radiologists: obstacles or opportunities?
    Giles W L Boland
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:156-63. 2006
  22. doi request reprint Incidental adrenal lesions: accuracy of characterization with contrast-enhanced washout multidetector CT--10-minute delayed imaging protocol revisited in a large patient cohort
    Minal J Sangwaiya
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 256:504-10. 2010
    ..To reassess the accuracy of the 10-minute delayed scan to differentiate both lipid-rich and lipid-poor lesions in a large cohort of patients...
  23. doi request reprint Enhancing mutual understanding between radiology chairs and hospital CEOs
    Richard B Gunderman
    Department of Radiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 1053, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:701-4. 2009
    ..The authors review these differences and suggest strategies radiologists and radiology leaders can adopt to improve their relationships with hospital administrators...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adrenal lesions: attenuation measurement differences between CT scanners
    Peter F Hahn
    Department of Radiology White 270, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiology 240:458-63. 2006
    ..To retrospectively compare unenhanced computed tomographic scans of the same adrenal lesion obtained with two different manufacturers' multidetector scanners to assess whether there are differences in attenuation measurements...