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  • How to Manage Mistakes in Radiology

    How to Manage Mistakes in Radiology

    Whitney J. Palmer - https://www.diagnosticimaging.com | August 08, 2019


    ​Twenty years ago, the Institute of Medicine published its seminal report, To Err Is Human, examining the number of medical errors that occur annually in the United States and the root causes behind them. Two decades later, all of healthcare—including radiology—is still wrestling with this problem and how to minimize it. Read More
  •  Top 5 clinical applications of pediatric 3D printing

    Top 5 clinical applications of pediatric 3D printing

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | July 31, 2019


    ​What are the most common clinical applications for 3D-printed models created from MRI scans of pediatric patients? A team from Ohio explored the various applications and the role radiologists play in production of the models in a new study, recently published online in the Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Read More
  • Colleges must prepare students for an AI world

    Colleges must prepare students for an AI world

    Ritu Agarwal - www.baltimoresun.com | July 31, 2019


    ​Computer scientist Andrew Ng has called artificial intelligence “the new electricity” and bemoaned a “scarcity of talent and data slowing” its adoption. Meanwhile, research and advisory firm Gartner has projected that AI will create 2.3 million new jobs next year — while eliminating 1.8 million jobs. Read More
  •  5 ways to craft a good radiology gaming curriculum

    5 ways to craft a good radiology gaming curriculum

    Kate Madden Yee - www.auntminnie.com | July 30, 2019


    ​Gaming in radiology education has begun to take hold as another way to teach residents the skills they need for clinical practice. Five principles are key when creating a gaming curriculum, according to a review in the August issue of Academic Radiology. Read More
  • Economists press Senate to save ACA's controversial 'Cadillac' tax

    Economists press Senate to save ACA's controversial 'Cadillac' tax

    Robert King - www.fiercehealthcare.com | July 29, 2019


    ​A group of 100 economists is urging the Senate not to repeal the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA's) tax on high-cost health plans but face a stiff challenge to save a levy reviled by both Republicans and Democrats. Read More