ACR 2015 The Crossroads of Radiology

ACR2015VM77 - The Pros and Cons of Practice Parameters: How They Can Advance Your Practice

May 20, 2015 3:30pm ‐ May 20, 2015 5:00pm


Description

This session will demonstrate the value of ACR Practice Parameters in daily clinical practice through discussion of the ACR-SPR Practice Guideline for Imaging Pregnant or Potentially Pregnant Adolescents and Women with Ionizing Radiation and the ACR Practice Guideline for Communication of Diagnostic Imaging Findings. It will include discussion of the medical-legal implications of the practice parameters for communication and a debate as to whether this parameter is a benefit or a burden for practicing radiologists. It will also demonstrate how advances in information technology can facilitate communication of imaging findings to referring clinicians and others involved in direct patient care. 

Subspecialties: ER, GEN
Modalities: CT, NM, PLAIN, FLUORO

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Disclosures

  •  Consultant: American imaging Management (RBM)'s advisory board for patient radiation safety; Royalties from EBM textbook series, contract wtih Springer Publishing Company

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