American College of Radiology


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American College of Radiology (ACR)

a national professional organization of physicians, medical oncologists, and clinical medical physicists who specialize in radiology.
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Plan managers then review evidence-based guidelines from the American College of Radiology, American College of Cardiology and other accredited organizations to decide whether the test is appropriate.
The Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) is administered by the American College of Radiology (ACR), and located in the ACR Center for Clinical Research in Philadelphia, PA.
Among those commenting in support of coverage for asymptomatic, average-risk patients over age 50 years were the AGA Institute, the American Cancer Society, American College of Radiology, the Medical Device Manufacturers Association, and the Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance.
The American College of Radiology ACR Appropriateness Criteria Project.
However, these new technologies have resulted in a rapid and dangerous increase in radiation dose to patients) The American College of Radiology developed appropriateness criteria, recognizing that there is an immediate need to develop a nationally accepted system to assist radiologists and referring physicians in making the correct imaging decision for a given patient.
For some reason, the American College of Radiology is not amused by Tom's turn as a transducer-probe paparazzo.
The American College of Radiology (ACR) warned he could also be breaking the law if he is doing the scans himself.
He cites as evidence, for example, his commentary and those of other interested parties on the policies and practices of the ACS, the NCI and the American College of Radiology regarding mammography.
who chairs the commission on medical physics of the American College of Radiology.
Elsevier (New York) and the American College of Radiology (Reston, VA) have begun the publication of the Journal of the America College of Radiology (JACR), a monthly journal that focuses on the "everyday issues most important to practicing radiologists," Elsevier said.
Kutcher is a Board Certified Radiologist, a Fellow of the American College of Radiology and a Clinical Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx.
The MagView Mammography Monitoring and Reporting Information System software was developed by the American College of Radiology (ACR) to implement the Breast Imaging and Data Systems (BI-RADS) method of standardizing mammography reporting.

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