Life-saving hemodialysis costs about $100,000 less for radiologists than surgeons, creating enormous value for health facilities, so says a study published in September in Radiology.
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When it comes to diagnosing and treating the novel coronavirus, sooner is better.
Sick of hearing about artificial intelligence? Well, it’s not the only potential game-changer in radiology. Even health tech that we’ve been using for years can disrupt the specialty as we know it.
It might be an understatement to say that diagnosing and treating the novel coronavirus has been tricky. COVID-19 has many possible symptoms, and the severity of those symptoms can vary widely between patients.
When it comes to detecting cancer, the sooner the better. But despite all the advances in medical imaging, it’s still difficult to accurately diagnose and stage a cancer tumor.
Let’s face it--as a specialty, radiology is not known for its bedside manner or close contact with patients. Radiologists remain “invisible” to many patients, which can tempt providers to downplay their radiology experiences.
The COVID-19 public health emergency has affected education at every level, with medical schools scrambling to balance social distancing practices with the needs of patients, students, and clinicians.
From preschool to med school, the COVID-19 pandemic has made education more complicated for everyone, but it's also providing opportunities we've never had.
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