Judith A. Malmgren, MD, Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Washington’s School of Public Health and Community Medicine, and study co-author

75 Is the New 40

When it comes to breast health, women at 75 may be wise to continue to act as if they are 40. A recent study funded by the Kaplan Cancer Research Fund and conducted at the Swedish Cancer Institute found that regular mammography exams could benefit women over 75 in unexpected ways. The study was published online in the journal Radiology.

The Shimadzu sales team celebrates a Best in KLAS at AHRA 2014.

The DR Draw

It’s no surprise that vendors exhibiting at the recent AHRA conference at the Gaylord in DC were showcasing new and/or improved digital radiography offerings. After all, challenged by tight budgets and multiple demands, radiology department admins and imaging center owners are looking for good value.

And the Winners Are!…

The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) has announced the winners of its 2014 Toshiba Young Investigator Awards (YIA).

Philips Named Best in KLAS Imaging Company

The research firm KLAS has selected Philips Healthcare as the best overall imaging equipment company, according to its 2014 Best in KLAS report. Philips also earned awards for an ultrasound system and two MR systems.