ESR, ACR teleradiology white papers put patient first February 25, 2015 -- The teleradiology white papers of the European Society of Radiology (ESR) and American College of Radiology (ACR) differ in some respects, but they both stress the importance of always keeping the patient's needs first and foremost.
Irish find imaging requests often include incorrect details February 4, 2015 -- Electronic requests for imaging studies from clinicians frequently include erroneous clinical information, a problem that may lead to a variety of troubling issues, challenges, and choppy waters for radiology departments, researchers from the Republic of Ireland have found.
Brazil team finds WhatsApp suitable for reviewing bone fractures February 3, 2015 -- WhatsApp Messenger is one of the most popular instant messaging apps for smartphones today. But it's not just for chatting or sharing videos and photos: It can also be used as a diagnostic tool for viewing certain types of CT scans and radiographs, according to a study from Brazil.
Report: European EHR market primed for growth January 28, 2015 -- The European electronic health records (EHR) market generated 2.42 billion euros in revenues in 2014 and is expected to grow to reach 3.25 billion euros in 2020, according to a new report from market research firm Frost & Sullivan.