Our field has a unique opportunity to substantively impact our society in a great time of need by refining care. In the new Radiology' alt='VoiceofRadiology' /'>#VoiceofRadiology blog, @ptjtweeter & exp @normbeauchore the evolving role of radiology in care transformation. Read more: ⬇️
Radiology and CT procedures aboard #USNSMercy in #LA , while serving as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients. The #DOD is supporting @fema , as well as state, local and public health authorities in helping protect the health and safety of the American people. #COVID19
The #USNSComfort is fully loaded with 12 operating rooms, 1,000 hospital beds, a medical lab, a pharmacy, an optometry lab, digital radiology, a CAT scan, 2 oxygen-producing plants, and more.
There have only been 5 randomized clinical trials of #AI in medicine to date. Here's the summary: 4 in gastroenterology (2 @LancetGastroHep , 2 @Gut_BMJ ) 1 in ophthalmology @EClinicalMed ) All were conducted in China (None in radiology, pathology, dermatology or other specialties)
The Throckmorton sign, or ‘John Thomas sign’, is a joke term used in the field of radiology - it refers to the position of the penis on an x-ray of the pelvis. A 'positive' John Thomas sign is pointing towards the injury, a 'negative is pointing away.
UK radiology services are collapsing. Huge implications for cancer care. Government has abjectly failed to invest in diagnostic services and it will take years to solve current recruitment crisis. Lots of early retirements due to severe job stress #NHSCrisis
ANGEL STATUS: A donor who wishes to remain anonymous has gifted $25 million to @ChildrensLA , which will be used to support the expansion of the hospital's Neurological Institute and Interventional Radiology treatment centers
Looking forward to the coming AI transformation of radiology, and to building it with global radiologist community. Thank you @curtlanglotz , @mattlungrenMD & Udo Hoffman for having @pranavrajpurkar and me present at the @RSNA course on AI!
Researchers in the radiology department are some of the first to use a new MRI that images the brain's tiny crossing fibers and white matter like never before #RSNA17