Summary: A specialty concerned with the use of x-ray and other forms of radiant energy in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Publications317 found, 100 shown here
- Uncovering and improving upon the inherent deficiencies of radiology reporting through data miningBruce Reiner
Department of Radiology, Maryland VA Healthcare System, 10 North Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Digit Imaging 23:109-18. 2010Uncertainty has been the perceived Achilles heel of the radiology report since the inception of the free-text report...
- X-ray dose training: are we exposed to enough?K Jacob
Department of Medicine, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, UK
Clin Radiol 59:928-34; discussion 926-7. 2004..To study knowledge of radiation exposure among doctors of various grades and specialties in a large district general hospital...
- [Awareness of radiation exposure of thoracic CT scans and conventional radiographs: what do non-radiologists know?]C M Heyer
Institut für Diagnostische Radiologie, Interventionelle Radiologie und Nuklearmedizin, BG Kliniken Bergmannsheil, Ruhr Universitat Bochum
Rofo 179:261-7. 2007..Assessment of the knowledge of non-radiological physicians concerning radiation exposure during radiological procedures on the thorax...
- Researcher contributions and fulfillment of ICMJE authorship criteria: analysis of author contribution lists in research articles with multiple authors published in radiology. International Committee of Medical Journal EditorsSeong Su Hwang
Department of Radiology, St Vincent's Hospital
Radiology 226:16-23. 2003..MATERIALS AND METHODS: The author contribution lists of Radiology articles published between 1998 and 2000 with at least three authors were reviewed...
- Informatics in radiology: image exchange: IHE and the evolution of image sharingDavid S Mendelson
Department of Radiology and Information Technology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
Radiographics 28:1817-33. 2008The sharing of radiologic images has become a fundamental part of radiology services and is essential for delivering high-quality care...
- Communication errors in radiology: a liability cost analysisR James Brenner
Eisenberg Keefer Breast Center, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Saint Johns Health Center, Tower Saint Johns Imaging, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 2:428-31. 2005..We evaluated the economic effect on radiologists involved in litigation of failures in communication of results...
- Effective doses in radiology and diagnostic nuclear medicine: a catalogFred A Mettler
Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, New Mexico Veterans Administration Healthcare System, 1501 San Pedro Blvd, Albuquerque, NM 87108, USA
Radiology 248:254-63. 2008..Average effective dose for most nuclear medicine procedures varies between 0.3 and 20 mSv. These doses can be compared with the average annual effective dose from background radiation of about 3 mSv...
- Research articles published in clinical radiology journals: trend of contribution from different countriesMahbubur Rahman
Clinical Practice Evaluation and Research Center, St Luke s Life Science Institute and Department of Radiology, St Luke s International Hospital, Akashi cho 9 1, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 8560, Japan
Acad Radiol 12:825-9. 2005To determine different countries' trend of contribution to clinical radiology journals and its relationship with impact factor.
- RECIST revised: implications for the radiologist. A review article on the modified RECIST guidelineEls L van Persijn van Meerten
Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
Eur Radiol 20:1456-67. 2010..Alternative response criteria in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma and gastrointestinal stromal tumours are discussed...
- Digital mammography: its impact on recall rates and cancer detection rates in a small community-based radiology practiceFred S Vernacchia
San Luis Diagnostic Center, 1100 Monterey St, Ste 210, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:582-5. 2009The purpose of our study was to retrospectively evaluate the impact on recall rates and cancer detection when converting from film-screen to digital mammography in a small community-based radiology practice.
- Effect of training with the american college of radiology breast imaging reporting and data system lexicon on mammographic interpretation skills in developing countriesC D Lehman
Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 98109, USA
Acad Radiol 8:647-50. 2001RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES: The authors evaluated the effect of training in the American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) lexicon on the interpretive skills of radiologists evaluating screening ..
- Considerations on the measurement of practical peak voltage in diagnostic radiologyF J Ramírez-Jiménez
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares, Direcciones de Servicios Tecnológicos e Investigación Científica, Apartado Postal 18 1027, colonia Escandón, C P 11801, Mexico D F, Mexico
Br J Radiol 77:745-50. 2004..measurement of the practical peak voltage (PPV) in the quality control of X-ray units used in diagnostic radiology was carried out...
- Discrepancy rates of on-call radiology residents' interpretations of CT angiography studies of the neck and circle of WillisRussell E Meyer
Department of Radiology, Fletcher Allen Health Care, University of Vermont School of Medicine, 111 Colchester Ave, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:527-32. 2009The purpose of our study was to determine the discrepancy rates of radiology residents' interpretations of emergent CT angiography (CTA) studies of the neck and circle of Willis and to assess any adverse clinical outcomes.
- Turf wars in radiology: recent actions against self-referral by state governments, commercial payers, and medicare--hope is on the horizonDavid C Levin
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Department of Radiology, 1090 Main, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 5:972-7. 2008..In this paper, the authors review all these recent developments and their implications...
- Creating a text classifier to detect radiology reports describing mediastinal findings associated with inhalational anthrax and other disordersWendy Webber Chapman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Suite 8084 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:494-503. 2003..The aim of this study was to create a classifier for automatic detection of chest radiograph reports consistent with the mediastinal findings of inhalational anthrax...
- Quality initiatives: Key performance indicators for measuring and improving radiology department performanceHani H Abujudeh
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, FND 220, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Radiographics 30:571-80. 2010..In the future, radiology-specific KPIs such as those in use at the authors' institution may help provide a framework for measuring ..
- Features of non-small cell lung carcinomas overlooked at digital chest radiographyM H Wu
Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
Clin Radiol 63:518-28. 2008..To examine the imaging features of non-small cell lung carcinomas (NSCLC) overlooked at digital chest radiography (dCXR), and compare general and thoracic radiologists' performance for lung carcinoma detection at dCXR...
- Results of a European survey on patient doses in paediatric radiologyK Smans
University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:204-10. 2008Paediatric patients represent a very specific group within the radiology department. Compared to adult patients, they are more sensitive to radiation...
- The evolution of radiology from paraclinical to clinicalHong Khim Boey
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Ann Acad Med Singapore 38:653-7. 2009The perception of Radiology in the early 60s as paraclinical stems from the poor image the clinicians had for our limited resources in providing only plain fi lm studies, VIPs and the single contrast barium studies which exclude only ..
- Reproducibility of image interpretation in MRI of the prostate: application of the sextant framework by two different radiologistsUllrich Mueller-Lisse
Clinical Radiology, University of Munich, Ziemssenstrasse 1, 80336, Munich, Germany
Eur Radiol 15:1826-33. 2005..69-0.74). Per-sextant localization and reporting provides a highly reliable framework in MRI of the prostate. MRI of the prostate should be followed up by the same radiologists to minimize systematic error of interpretation...
- Implementing e-learning in a radiological science course in dental education: a short-term longitudinal studyPo Li Tan
King s Learning Institute, King s College London, 57 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8WA, United Kingdom
J Dent Educ 73:1202-12. 2009....
- Toward best practices in radiology reportingCharles E Kahn
Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Radiology 252:852-6. 2009The goals and current efforts of the Radiological Society of North America Radiology Reporting Committee are described...
- Reflections of a septuagenarian - radiology: past, present and futureK W Chow
Academy of Medicine, Singapore
Ann Acad Med Singapore 33:671-5. 2004
- Practice management performance indicators in academic radiology departmentsSilvia Ondategui-Parra
Radiology Management Group, Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Radiology 233:716-22. 2004To determine the management performance indicators most frequently utilized in academic radiology departments in the United States.
- Assessment of radiology physicians by a regulatory authorityJocelyn M Lockyer
Office of Continuing Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
Radiology 247:771-8. 2008..To determine whether it is possible to develop a feasible, valid, and reliable multisource feedback program for radiologists. Materials and..
- The crisis in academic radiology: will we help ourselves?Gerald D Dodd
Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:243-7. 2006The overall health of academic radiology suffers from insufficient funds and manpower...
- The radiology report as seen by radiologists and referring clinicians: results of the COVER and ROVER surveysJan M L Bosmans
Department of Radiology, Antwerp University Hospital and University of Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, Edegem B 2650, Belgium
Radiology 259:184-95. 2011To investigate and compare the opinions and expectations regarding the radiology report of radiologists and referring clinicians and to identify trends, discordance, and discontent.
- Informatics in radiology: RadiologyWiki.org: the free radiology resource that anyone can editJonathan L Streeter
Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Radiographics 27:1193-200. 2007..org) was created to apply the technology and methods of collaborative authorship to create a dynamic online radiology educational resource...
- Technology assessment in radiology: putting the evidence in evidence-based radiologyWilliam Hollingworth
Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
Radiology 244:31-8. 2007In this review, which is part of a larger series on evidence-based practice in radiology, the relationship between technology assessment (TA) and the practice of evidence-based radiology (EBR) is discussed...
- Improvement in radiology education: joint efforts of the American Board of Radiology and the Diagnostic Radiology Residency Review CommitteeE Stephen Amis
Department of Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 6:103-5. 2009The ABR and the Radiology Residency Review Committee have focused their joint efforts in the past three years to improve radiology education...
- Turf wars in radiology: the future of radiology depends on research--and on your support of it!David C Levin
Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:184-6. 2007The private practice radiology community relies on academic radiology departments to (1) do research and make advances in imaging science, (2) justify reimbursement for those advances, and (3) train new generations of radiologists...
- The misinterpretation rates of radiology residents on emergent neuroradiology magnetic resonance (MR) angiogram studies: correlation with level of residency trainingChristopher G Filippi
Department of Radiology, Fletcher Allen Health Care University of Vermont School of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
Emerg Radiol 17:45-50. 2010The purpose of this study was to determine the discrepancy rates of radiology residents interpreting emergent neck and Circle of Willis magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) studies and to detect any adverse clinical outcomes...
- Using computer-aided detection in mammography as a decision supportMaurice Samulski
Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein 10, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur Radiol 20:2323-30. 2010..To evaluate an interactive computer-aided detection (CAD) system for reading mammograms to improve decision making...
- The impact of professional turf battles on radiology resident education: perspectives from the radiology class of 2005Aradhana M Venkatesan
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:537-43. 2006To assess residents' exposure to professional turf battles, via a survey of the radiology residency class of 2005, and to assess perceptions about the causes, solutions, and impact of turf battles on resident education.
- Developing a radiology-based teaching approach for gross anatomy in the digital eraDavid R Marker
Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Acad Radiol 17:1057-65. 2010....
- The manpower crisis in academic radiology: don't kill the milk cow for meatKay H Vydareny
Department of Radiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 1:100-3. 2004There is a manpower crisis in academic radiology departments. These departments cannot sustain their academic missions from clinical revenues alone...
- Evidence-based radiology: review and disseminationL Santiago Medina
Department of Radiology, Miami Children s Hospital, 3100 SW 62nd Ave, Miami, FL 33155, USA
Radiology 244:331-6. 2007Evidence-based radiology (EBR) is an important tool for the practice of radiology...
- The need for clinical trials in radiologyBruce J Hillman
Department of Radiology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 1:208-11. 2004..Influences in the United States health-care system require that the specialty of radiology emphasize a transition to more appropriate care to reduce waste, thus improving patient outcomes and reducing ..
- MyPACS.net: a Web-based teaching file authoring toolEdward Weinberger
Department of Radiology, CH-69, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, 4800 Sand Point Way N. E, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:579-82. 2002..Radiologists may designate their cases to be public or private (viewable only by the case author), and cases may be retrieved on searching for multiple parameters...
- Radiology in suspected non-accidental injury: theory and practice in The NetherlandsR R van Rijn
Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Centre Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Eur J Radiol 71:147-51. 2009..This study evaluates radiological imaging in suspected non accidental injury (NAI) in children below the age of 2 years in the Netherlands...
- Casimage project: a digital teaching files authoring environmentAntoine Rosset
UCLA Radiological Sciences Department, Los Angeles, California 90095-1721, USA
J Thorac Imaging 19:103-8. 2004..Several images collections were created with this tool, including thoracic imaging that was subsequently made available on a CD-Rom and on our web site and through the MIRC network for public access...
- Hybrid cardiac imaging: SPECT/CT and PET/CT. A joint position statement by the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM), the European Society of Cardiac Radiology (ESCR) and the European Council of Nuclear Cardiology (ECNC)Albert Flotats
Nuclear Medicine Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Sant Antoni M Claret, 167, 08025, Barcelona, Spain
Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:201-12. 2011..The European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM), the European Society of Cardiac Radiology (ESCR) and the European Council of Nuclear Cardiology (ECNC) in this paper want to present a position statement ..
- A critical analysis of personal statements submitted by radiology residency applicantsEthan A Smith
Department of Radiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, DRH 3L-8, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Acad Radiol 12:1024-8. 2005
- How do I mentor medical students interested in radiology?Judith Korek Amorosa
Department of Radiology, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, One Robert Wood Johnson Place, Box 19, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 0019, USA
Acad Radiol 11:91-5. 2004
- Development of a Google-based search engine for data mining radiology reportsJoseph P Erinjeri
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 South Kingshighway Boulevard, Campus Box 8131, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Digit Imaging 22:348-56. 2009The aim of this study is to develop a secure, Google-based data-mining tool for radiology reports using free and open source technologies and to explore its use within an academic radiology department...
- High-fidelity medical simulation as an assessment tool for radiology residents' acute contrast reaction management skillsRobert J Tubbs
Department of Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 6:582-7. 2009The aims of this study were to use medical simulation as an assessment tool for the evaluation of radiology residents' compliance with contrast reaction treatment protocols and to gauge their perceptions of the simulation experience.
- The importance of strategy for the evolving field of radiologyStephen Chan
Department of Radiology, Columbia University, 177 Fort Washington Ave, Milstein Hospital Bldg, 3rd Fl, New York, NY 10032, USA
Radiology 224:639-48. 2002During the 20th century, the field of radiology experienced extraordinary growth and became an essential component of the practice of clinical medicine...
- Direct observation of procedural skills in radiologyVaqar Bari
Radiology Department, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:W14-8. 2010The purpose of this perspective is to describe the reliability and feasibility of methods such as direct observation of procedural skills and multisource feedback in assessment of the performance of radiology residents.
- Student interviews for radiology residency: what influences how students rank programs?Petra Lewis
Department of Radiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03766, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 7:439-45. 2010All radiology programs wish to attract the highest quality candidates to their radiology residencies. Departments expend considerable resources on Electronic Residency Application Service application reviews and student interviews...
- The H-index in academic radiologyArash Ehteshami Rad
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Acad Radiol 17:817-21. 2010..The h index is a recently developed tool to assess the impact of an author's publications. The purpose of this study was to apply and evaluate the h indexes of US academic radiologists...
- Junior faculty satisfaction in a large academic radiology departmentAine M Kelly
Department of Radiology, Division of Thoracic Radiology, University of Michigan Hospitals, B1 132K Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0030, USA
Acad Radiol 14:445-54. 2007Retention of academic faculty is a pressing issue for many radiology departments...
- Advanced search of the electronic medical record: augmenting safety and efficiency in radiologyMichael Zalis
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 7:625-33. 2010..We discuss how the addition of advanced search capabilities to the EMR can improve the radiologist's ability to integrate contextual data into workflows associated with both for diagnostic and interventional procedures...
- Guidelines for training in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR)Raymond J Kim
J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 9:3-4. 2007..These "Guidelines for Training in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance" were developed by the Clinical Practice Committee of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) and approved by the SCMR Board of Trustees...
- Evidence-based radiology: why and how?Francesco Sardanelli
Dipartimento di Scienze Medico Chirurgiche, Unità di Radiologia, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
Eur Radiol 20:1-15. 2010To provide an overview of evidence-based medicine (EBM) in relation to radiology and to define a policy for adoption of this principle in the European radiological community.
- The use of patient-centered outcome measures in radiology: a systematic reviewSandra A Mathers
The Health Services Research Group, The Robert Gordon University, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Garthdee Road, Aberdeen AB10 7QG, United Kingdom
Acad Radiol 13:1394-404. 2006To undertake a systematic review of literature on patient centred outcomes and explore the use of patient defined outcomes in radiology research.
- Factors that affect National Resident Matching Program rankings of medical students applying for radiology residencyE Scott Pretorius
Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Acad Radiol 9:75-81. 2002..S. medical students applying for radiology residency and which sources of information about residency programs these medical students value most highly...
- ACR practice guideline for the performance and interpretation of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)Pamela K Woodard
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:665-76. 2006..American College of Radiology requirements for physicians and personnel performing and interpreting cardiac MRI, which will become applicable ..
- Technology and archives in radiology research: a sampling analysis of articles published in the AJR and Radiology. American Journal of RoentgenologyY Ozsunar
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, MGH-NMR Center, Bldg. 149, 13th St, Mailcode 149(2301, Charlestown, MA 02129-2060, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 177:1281-4. 2001..countries other than United States in the articles published in the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR) and Radiology. We analyzed the association of these features with the type of research, the main technical features of the ..
- Adult learning principles for effective teaching in radiology programmes: a review of the literatureR A Arogundade
Department of Radiation Biology, Radiotherapy, Radiodiagnosis and Radiography, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi Araba
West Afr J Med 30:3-10. 2011..There is need for radiology residency trainers to understand the basic adult learning principles for effective teaching processes.
- Evidence-based practice in radiology: step 5 (evaluate)--caveats and common questionsDermot E Malone
Department of Radiology, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland
Radiology 243:319-28. 2007..A more detailed consideration of caveats, common questions, and challenges relevant to EBP in radiology then follows. These are issues that merit some thought by those beginning or continuing work in EBP.
- Incidence and nature of unblinding by authors: our experience at two radiology journals with double-blinded peer review policiesDouglas S Katz
Department of Radiology, 259 First St, Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, NY 11501, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1415-7. 2002..by authors as to their identities or institutions in their submission of original major manuscripts to two radiology journals with double-blinded peer review policies...
- Radiology of recreational drug abuseIan G Hagan
Department of Radiology, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, England
Radiographics 27:919-40. 2007..Discovery of one complication should prompt the radiologist to search for coexisting pathologic conditions, which may alter management...
- An interactive teaching device simulating intussusception reductionRebecca Stein-Wexler
Department of Radiology, University of California at Davis, 4860 Y St, Ste 3100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Pediatr Radiol 40:1810-5. 2010Intussusception is relatively uncommon, occurring in 0.5 to 2.3 cases per 1,000 live births in the USA. Radiology residents, therefore, have few opportunities to participate in intussusception reduction during training, and practicing ..
- Self-assessment for maintenance of certificationJennifer Bosma
American Board of Radiology, Tucson, AZ 85711, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:45-52. 2007..with continuing medical education in the "lifelong learning " component of the American Board of Radiology's (ABR) Maintenance of Certification program...
- Radiologist supply and workload: international comparison--Working Group of Japanese College of RadiologyYasuo Nakajima
Department of Radiology, St Marianna University School of Medicine, 2 16 1 Sugao, Miyamae ku, Kawasaki, 216 8511, Japan
Radiat Med 26:455-65. 2008The aim of this study was to compare radiology statistics and procedures across the world with an eye to lightening the workload of radiologists in Japan.
- Web-based radiology and medical learning resources for trainee doctorsGurmit Singh
Calderdale Royal Hospital, Salterhebble, Halifax
Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 68:M178-9. 2007
- Partnerships in oncology and radiology: the role of radiology in the detection, staging, and follow-up of lung cancerMary Beth Lobrano
PET Fusion Center of East Jefferson General Hospital, Metairie, Louisiana 70006, USA
Oncologist 11:774-9. 2006In this review, I examine the multifaceted role of radiology in the diagnosis, staging, and management of lung cancer, highlighting new applications and modalities such as computer-aided detection of lung nodules and positron emission ..
- Turf wars in radiology: other causes of overutilization and what can be done about itDavid C Levin
Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 1:317-21. 2004..It is important for radiologists to be familiar with these issues and to support efforts to control overutilization...
- Part-time and full-time medical specialists, are there differences in allocation of time?Judith D de Jong
NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 6:26. 2006..The central question in this article is whether part-time medical specialists allocate their time differently to their tasks than full-time medical specialists...
- Measurement of perception and interpretation skills during radiology training: utility of the script concordance approachLucie Brazeau-Lamontagne
University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Med Teach 26:326-32. 2004..the authors tested the usefulness of the approach for assessment of perceptual and interpretation skills in radiology. A perception test (PT) and an interpretation test (IT) were designed according to the approach...
- Impact of the National Institutes of Health on radiology researchMichael W Itagaki
Department of Radiological Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10833 Le Conte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Radiology 247:213-9. 2008To retrospectively quantify the characteristics of published radiology research sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and to retrospectively characterize the contribution of the individual NIH institutes.
- [Which factors influence job satisfaction and motivation in an institute of radiology?]M Unterweger
Institut fur Radiologie, Kantonsspital Baden
Praxis (Bern 1994) 96:1299-306. 2007..provide a motivating environment for employees becomes more important in the health-care system and thus also in radiology. The purpose of our study was therefore to evaluate job satisfaction of our team and to define important ..
- Development of a teaching file by using a DICOM databaseRandy D Ernst
Department of Radiology, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 301 University Blvd, G09, Galveston, TX 77551, USA
Radiographics 22:217-21. 2002..The database created from the DICOM header information was modified to include American College of Radiology (ACR) Learning File categories...
- Workplace-based assessment in radiology-where to now?K Augustine
Department of Radiology, Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
Clin Radiol 65:325-32. 2010..However, they are likely to be incorporated into radiology training in the near future...
- Medico-legal issues in radiological consultationBiswita C Mozumdar
University of San Diego, California, USA
Radiol Manage 25:40-3. 2003..support from the language contained in the current revision of the ACR Standard for Communication: Diagnostic Radiology, effective Jan. 1, 2002: .....
- Automatic structuring of radiology reports: harbinger of a second information revolution in radiologyCurtis P Langlotz
Radiology 224:5-7. 2002
- Radiology reporting, past, present, and future: the radiologist's perspectiveBruce I Reiner
Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:313-9. 2007Although imaging technologies have undergone dramatic evolution over the past century, radiology reporting has remained largely static, in both content and structure...
- Molecular imaging in radiology: the latest fad or the new frontier?Gabriel P Krestin
Eur Radiol 16:2383-5. 2006
- Update on the diagnostic radiology employment market: findings through 2005Adam Licurse
Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, 333 Cedar St, TE 2, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W249-54. 2006..The purpose of this study is to analyze and summarize the latest data describing the diagnostic radiologist employment market...
- "Whatever happened to the class of 2000?" An outcome survey of potential interventional radiologistsA A Nicholson
Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, UK
Clin Radiol 61:706-9. 2006To find out what final career choices were made by trainee doctors who had indicated a strong interest in pursuing a career in interventional radiology and to establish the reasons behind their final career choice.
- Tomorrow's radiologist: what future?L Dalla Palma
Radiol Med 111:621-33. 2006Today's radiology is experiencing two major trends, one negative and one positive...
- Current thoughts about academic radiologyAdrian K Dixon
Clin Radiol 63:115-7. 2008
- The challenges, opportunities, and imperative of structured reporting in medical imagingBruce I Reiner
Department of Radiology, Veterans Affairs Maryland Healthcare System, 10 North Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
J Digit Imaging 22:562-8. 2009Despite dramatic innovation in medical imaging and information system technologies, the radiology report has remained stagnant for more than a century...
- Are occult pneumothoraces truly occult or simply missed?Chad G Ball
Department of Surgery, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Trauma 60:294-8 discussion 298-9. 2006..The purpose was to (1) determine whether perceived OPTXs were truly occult or simply missed and (2) address factors that contribute to the poor sensitivity of the supine CXR...
- ICRP special radiation protection issues in interventional radiology, digital and cardiac imagingE Vano
San Carlos University Hospital, Radiology Department, Complutense University, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 117:13-7. 2005..two reports giving recommendations dealing with the avoidance of deterministic injuries in interventional radiology and the management of patient dose in digital radiology in 2001 and 2004, respectively...
- Communicating radiology resultsLeonard Berlin
Department of Radiology, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie, IL 60076, USA
Lancet 367:373-5. 2006
- Computer aids and human second reading as interventions in screening mammography: two systematic reviews to compare effects on cancer detection and recall ratePaul Taylor
Centre for Health Informatics and Multiprofessional Education, University College London, Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, United Kingdom
Eur J Cancer 44:798-807. 2008..There are two competing methods for improving the accuracy of a radiologist interpreting screening mammograms: computer aids (CAD) or independent second reading...
- [Publication rate of original papers orally presented at the Journées Françaises de Radiologie 1996]L Arrive
Service de Radiologie, Hopital Saint Antoine, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris
J Radiol 82:1719-22. 2001..The purpose of the present study was to determine the publication rate in Medline-indexed journals of papers originally presented at the Journées Françaises de Radiologie (JFR96)...
- RadLex: a new method for indexing online educational materialsCurtis P Langlotz
Radiographics 26:1595-7. 2006
- Use of a confidence scale in reporting postmortem fetal magnetic resonance imagingA C G Breeze
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 28:918-24. 2006....
- American College of Radiology white paper on radiation dose in medicineE Stephen Amis
Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:272-84. 2007..This white paper details a proposed action plan for the college derived from the deliberations of that panel...
- Receiver operating characteristic (ROC) analysis: basic principles and applications in radiologyA R van Erkel
Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Eur J Radiol 27:88-94. 1998..The major applications of ROC analysis will be discussed and their limitations will be addressed...
- Quality improvement in radiology: white paper report of the Sun Valley Group meetingC Daniel Johnson
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:544-9. 2006The Sun Valley Group is an informal assembly of individuals interested in improving quality in radiology. Its first meeting was held in September 2005...
- Perceptual learning of the detection of features in X-ray images: a functional role for improvements in adults' visual sensitivity?P T Sowden
Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 26:379-90. 2000..Importantly, they demonstrate a real-world adaptive functional role for the long-term flexibility of sensory systems in adulthood...
- Utilization management in radiology: basic concepts and applicationsHansel J Otero
Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:351-7. 2006....
- Clinical decision support in radiology: what is it, why do we need it, and what key features make it effective?Ramin Khorasani
Department of Radiology and Center for Evidence Based Imaging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:142-3. 2006
- Radiologic quality and safety: mapping value into radiologyStephen J Swensen
Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 2:992-1000. 2005The authors have created a radiology quality map to help understand the opportunities for improvement in the radiologic safety, reliability, quality, and appropriateness of examinations and interventions...
- Creating and curating a terminology for radiology: ontology modeling and analysisDaniel L Rubin
Section of Medical Informatics, Stanford University, MSOB X 215, 251 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
J Digit Imaging 21:355-62. 2008The radiology community has recognized the need to create a standard terminology to improve the clarity of reports, to reduce radiologist variation, to enable access to imaging information, and to improve the quality of practice...
- Factors influencing the detection of early CT signs of cerebral ischemia: an internet-based, international multiobserver studyJoanna M Wardlaw
Division of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
Stroke 38:1250-6. 2007..Early CT signs of cerebral ischemia are subtle. Little is known of which factors influence the detection of infarct signs. We compared neuroradiologists' scan readings with those of other specialists involved in the care of stroke patients...
- A novel hybrid approach to automated negation detection in clinical radiology reportsYang Huang
Stanford Medical Informatics, Stanford, CA 94305 5479, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:304-11. 2007..We describe a novel hybrid approach, combining regular expression matching with grammatical parsing, to address the above limitation in automatically detecting negations in clinical radiology reports.
- Preclinical medical student training in radiology: the effect of early exposureBarton F Branstetter
Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 200 Lothrop St, PUH Rm D132, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W9-14. 2007The purpose of this study was to determine whether an integrated radiology curriculum in the first year of medical school changes medical students' attitudes toward radiology or affects their knowledge of radiologic principles.
- RCT of US versus CT for Patients in the ED with Suspected Renal ColicRebecca Smith Bindman; Fiscal Year: 2010..the speed of the examination, less skill required to perform or interpret studies (making it easier for radiology departments to provide this examination), excess CT capacity making it widely available, and greater ..
- Diagnostic protein array for respiratory infectionsDarrell Chandler; Fiscal Year: 2007..because it is difficult to differentiate between viral and bacterial infections based on clinical signs or radiology of the presenting patient, and because single-antibody tests are notoriously prone to false positives...
- NIAMS Multidisciplinary Clin Res Ctr: Rheumatic DiseasesJoanne Jordan; Fiscal Year: 2006..and Nursing and to the Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, Orthopaedics, Family Medicine, Social Medicine, Radiology, Epidemiology, Health Behavior and Health Education, Health Policy and Administration, and Biostatistics...
- NIAMS Multidisciplinary Clin Res Ctr: Rheumatic DiseasesJoanne Jordan; Fiscal Year: 2007..and Nursing and to the Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, Orthopaedics, Family Medicine, Social Medicine, Radiology, Epidemiology, Health Behavior and Health Education, Health Policy and Administration, and Biostatistics...
- DIRECT BRAIN INTERFACE BASED ON EVENT DETECTION IN ECOGSIMON LEVINE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, Surgery and Radiology from the University of Michigan; the Departments of Neurology from the Henry Ford Hospital, and the Institute of ..
- Neonatal Chest Phantom for Computed Radiography TestingSteven Don; Fiscal Year: 2006..from radiation exposure, In practice this requires a rigorous quality control process for clinical operations in radiology. Currently, a critical tool (a radiographic test phantom) needed for quality control is not commercially ..
- Development and Early Clinical Evaluation of Noninvasive MRI Measurement of ICPNoam Alperin; Fiscal Year: 2006This bioengineering-radiology-neurosurgery partnership aims to further develop and test the clinical utility of a novel method for non-invasive measurement of intracranial compliance (ICC) and intracranial pressure (ICP)...
- Lossless Watermarking for Data Security and Integrity of Medical ImagesQiang Wu; Fiscal Year: 2007..We evaluated the new methods using several data sets of monochrome medical images from cytogenetic and radiology applications, based on the criteria of (1) imperceptibility, (2) capacity, and (3) robustness of the embedded ..
- SATISFACTION OF SEARCH IN DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGYKEVIN STALEY BERBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2010..Computed tomography (CT) may replace radiography as the most common radiology examination. CT produces a large number of images that can be displayed in many formats...
- Access to distributed de-identified imaging dataElliot Menschik; Fiscal Year: 2004The widespread adoption of picture archiving and communications systems (PACS) in radiology and the implementation and deployment of the DICOM communication standard represent an opportunity to link multiple PACS at multiple sites into a ..
- SATISFACTION OF SEARCH IN DIAGNOSTIC RADIOLOGYKevin Berbaum; Fiscal Year: 2009..Computed tomography (CT) may replace radiography as the most common radiology examination. CT produces a large number of images that can be displayed in many formats...
- Human White Matter Tract Mapping by Diffusion MRISusumu Mori; Fiscal Year: 2007..creation of electric white matter atlas 3ERFORMANCE SITE(S) (organization, city, state) Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institute, Baltimore, MD 21205 KEY PERSONNEL. See instructions on Page 11...
- A High Field 9.4 Tesla Animal MRI/MRS SystemTHIAN NG; Fiscal Year: 2003..Other supports are from the Departments of Medicine, Pharmacology, Pathology, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, and the Division of Hematology/Oncology...
- Image-Guided Delivery and Image-Guided Evaluation of Target and Non-Target TissueVikas Kundra; Fiscal Year: 2007Interventional radiology offers excellent opportunities for image guided delivery of cancer therapeutics, including gene therapy; however, after delivery, it is uncertain to what degree the product is retained in the lesion for efficacy ..