Canon Medical Systems USA

  • EHR optimization for increased employee satisfaction

    EHR optimization for increased employee satisfaction

    Sean Ruck - www.dotmed.com | July 09, 2019


    There’s no question that technology has made life easier, improved workflow, saved lives and cut stress. Yet, many will agree that technology has also managed to make life more challenging, bogged down efficiency, cost lives and increased stress. Those two statements aren’t an either/or choice. They exist side-by-side in the modern world. According to Dana Bensinger, an informatics nurse specialist and client solutions executive with CTG, the same could be said for electronic health records — but it doesn’t need to be that way. Read More
  • Brain MRI may predict alcohol abuse in teens

    Brain MRI may predict alcohol abuse in teens

    Wayne Forest - www.auntminnie.com | July 08, 2019


    ​Brain MR images have revealed large amounts of gray-matter volume in 14-year-olds who eventually go on to increase their alcohol consumption by age 19, according to a study published online July 2 in eLife. Read More
  • ASRT opposes NRC proposed changes to radiopharmaceutical training and experience standards

    ASRT opposes NRC proposed changes to radiopharmaceutical training and experience standards

    www.dotmed.com | July 03, 2019


    ​The American Society of Radiologic Technologists opposes the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s proposal to reduce training and experience requirements for physicians administering radiopharmaceuticals. Read More
  • Radiologists voice workload frustration in research report released at SIIM

    Radiologists voice workload frustration in research report released at SIIM

    John W. Mitchell - www.dotmed.com | July 03, 2019


    ​A survey conducted of a small sample of radiologists at academic medical centers, healthcare systems, radiology practices, and hospitals confirmed a litany of radiologist workflow and practice complaints, such as tedious methods of measurement, job burnout, and inefficient workflow in the face of increasing workloads. Read More
  • Risk prediction model may help determine if a lung nodule will progress to cancer

    Risk prediction model may help determine if a lung nodule will progress to cancer

    www.dotmed.com | July 02, 2019


    ​A risk prediction model developed using clinical and radiological features could stratify individuals presenting with a lung nodule as having high or low risk for lung cancer, according to results published in Cancer Prevention Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. Read More