Practice Management

Unclear terms, report structure, and general confusion topped imaging-focused questions posted to online forums.

Many young imaging providers don't receive formal education to develop or enhance their communication skills, experts warned in a new special review.

Physicians called on imaging societies, clinicians and news media to spread awareness about vaccine-related swollen lymph nodes.

Plus, imaging provider Envision Healthcare promotes permanent chief financial officer, UCSF appoints three new clinical leaders and more.

A group of 11 societies issued a practice advisory recently to help physicians better select contrast agents and manage adverse events.

Growing imaging workloads and clear patient benefits should encourage rads to see this as an opportunity rather than a turf threat, two experts argued in a new editorial.

Imaging experts touch on everything from new employment contracts to mentally preparing to be under the magnifying glass.

Researchers warned this issue very likely extends beyond the national Black Lung Program.

Also, ACR lung expert hired as chief of thoracic surgery and ASRT fills out its board of directors.

The caution comes just one week after a pair of imaging experts said it's time the field reconsiders radiologists' role in overseeing adverse contrast reactions.

The University of Texas Medical Branch and College of Health Care Professions kicked off the program in January and both sides see a bright future ahead.

Physicians face a similar risk of injury on their drive to imaging centers as patients receiving contrast for exams, two experts argued in JACR.