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Hospital Mammography Recall Rates Higher

Hospital Mammography Recall Rates Higher
OAK BROOK, Ill. — The rate at which women get called back for additional imaging after screening mammography may be higher at hospitals than at community office practices, mostly due to differences among the patients, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology. The findings highlight the limitations of recall rates as a quality measure for breast cancer...

Atrophy in Key Region of Brain Associate...

Atrophy in Key Region of Brain Associated With Multiple Sclerosis
April 23, 2013-OAK BROOK, Ill. — Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measurements of atrophy in an important area of the brain are an accurate predictor of multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology. According to the researchers, these atrophy measurements offer an improvement over current methods for evaluating patients at risk for MS. MS...

RSNA R&E Foundation Awards Record $...

RSNA R&E Foundation Awards Record $3 Million in Grants for 2013
OAK BROOK, Ill. (July 10, 2013) — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education (R&E) Foundation will fund 85 grants totaling more than $3 million in 2013, the largest amount ever awarded by the Foundation in a single year. “On behalf of the R&E Foundation Board of Trustees, I would like express our sincerest gratitude and appreciation to our...