Somebody Stop Me! Post Processing Radiographic Images

Somebody Stop Me! Post Processing Radiographic Images

Digital Radiography brought us many features and most are an improvement from where we were with film. The DR dark side began to show almost immediately upon implementation.

INDUSTRY NEWS

Radiology Funny of the Month
AHEC

Recently reported by facility having Mobile MRI or other services. "Last week our Critical Access Hospital had a State and CMS inspection. We were cited by CMS for not having a covered walkway to our mobile MRI unit to protect patients from the elements." The CMS rule: CFR(s) 485.623(a) states that "The CAH is constructed, arranged, and maintained to ensure access to and safety of patients, and provides adequate space for the provision of direct services." "Every place I've been to and seen...

This Decorated Navy SEAL Commander Was Asked What He Thinks of 'Soft and Pampered' Millennials
Inc.

Millennials, am I right? With their lousy work ethic and their poor planning and their entitled attitudes and their student loans and their avocado toast. They're the worst generation; can I get an amen? Actually, hold that thought, and with it the insane generalizations of about 73 million of our fellow Americans.

'There's A Lot of Nonsense Out There': Are Mammograms and Dental X-Rays Dangerous?
KFOR

Thyroid cancer is the fastest-growing cancer in America. Thyroid disease disproportionately affects women; three to one over men. Radiation exposure is a proven risk factor for thyroid cancer. The fatality rate is down in the past 20 years, but the amount of misinformation about thyroid health seems to be on the rise.

ADDITIONAL UPDATES

Breast MRI in Cancer Survivors Results in More Unneeded Biopsies
Health Imaging

Adding MRI to mammography screening for breast cancer detects more cancers, but results in more unnecessary biopsies, according to a June 4 study published in Radiology.

Welcome to Advanced Health Education Center
AHEC

Advanced Health Education Center is located in Houston, TX and has been a leading provider of continuing education for healthcare professionals in the imaging sciences since 1988. Our mission is to provide you the radiologic technologist, physician, sonographer, nurse, etc. with evidence-based education and training that will increase your knowledge,...

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