German group releases novel data on dark-field chest x-ray
November 28, 2022 -- CHICAGO - Researchers from the Technical University of Munich unveiled fresh statistics on the use of dark-field x-ray for diagnosing and staging pulmonary emphysema during the opening day of RSNA 2022. Read More
Can radiographer reporting play a wider role in lung cancer?
November 11, 2022 -- Radiographers can help fill the gaps in cancer care due to growing shortages of senior radiologists by rapidly reporting the chest x-rays of patients with suspected lung cancer, according to a U.K. study. Read More
Murder trial focuses on imaging evidence
October 25, 2022 -- X-ray findings from newborn twin babies who died came under intense scrutiny in a U.K. courtroom on 21 October, when a leading pediatric radiologist acted as an expert witness in the trial of neonatal nurse Lucy Letby. Read More
Video from JFR 2022: Gangi on French radiology and burnout
October 10, 2022 -- PARIS - How do the public and private sectors work together in French radiology? Prof. Afshin Gangi from Strasbourg shed light on France's unique system. In a video interview at the French national radiology congress, JFR, he also speaks about how his team avoids burnout. Read More
U.K. issues guidance on alerts for imaging reports
October 3, 2022 -- The U.K. Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) has released recommendations on alerts and notifications for imaging reports. Read More
How best to share case reports effectively on social media
September 14, 2022 -- As social networks evolve, more radiologists are using them as a communication tool, but what motivates them to do this? In a Q&A interview, Dr. Heiko Alfke elaborates on his own approach and strategy. Read More
ECR: ESR 2nd VP Andrea Rockall mulls topics close to her heart
September 7, 2022 -- Sustainable radiology, clinical audit, and patient communication -- these are three burning issues to which the European Society of Radiology's newly elected Second Vice President Dr. Andrea Rockall will lend her weight before she becomes ECR president in July 2025. Read More
German study shows dark-field chest x-ray differentiates lung disease
August 23, 2022 -- Investigators from Munich have concluded that their prototype dark-field chest x-ray system can help to distinguish between emphysema and fibrosis. They published a case report on 18 August in Radiology: Cardiothoracic Imaging. Read More
Global demand recovers for fixed DR and fluoroscopy units
August 22, 2022 -- The fixed digital radiography (DR) rooms and fluoroscopy x-ray markets have rebounded from the difficulties experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new data from industry analysts at Signify Research. Read More
German study provides insight on neuroendocrine tumors
August 19, 2022 -- Body composition analysis of routine PET/CT staging exams can be used to opportunistically monitor patients with neuroendocrine tumors of a gastroenteropancreatic origin, researchers from University Hospital Essen have reported. Read More