CAR in the News

2015

December 7, 2015 - Toronto Star Supplement focusing on the Future of Cancer Care - Page 7 - Ottawa Mother's Story Shows Breast Screening Saves Lives

September 15, 2015 – PR Newswire "First Shimadzu Sonialvision G4 universal R/F system installed in Canada"

June 18, 2015 – Auntminnie.com "Hygiene education prompts rads to clean up their act"

June 17, 2015 – Auntminnie.com "PACS replaces planes for image transfer in Arctic"

June 4, 2015 – Auntminnie.com "Canadians cut CT dose by scanning larger regions"

June 2, 2015Auntminnie.com "Canadian group grapples with voice recognition errors"

May 26, 2015 – CNW  "1200 to attend 2015 Joint Congress on Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences in Montreal"

May 14, 2015RadiologyBusiness.com "Bill would OK privately owned MRI scanners in Saskatchewan—with a catch"

April 24, 2015 – HelpmeoutDOC.com "Parents are advised against keepsake ultrasound"

March 23, 2015 – Forum "L’Association canadienne des radiologistes salue deux professeurs" (page 3) (French)

March 2, 2015 CMAJ "Radiation-dose knowledge needs improving"

February 24, 2015 – CanadianHealthcareNetwork.ca "New developments with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and electronic implantable devices"

 

2014

December 17, 2014 – CTV News Winnipeg "Medical groups advise parents to avoid ultrasounds deemed not medically necessary"

October 8, 2014 – Canadian Healthcare Technology "Ottawa should help cut wait times, Canadians say"

June 12, 2014 – Technology for Doctors "The CAR slams Canadian breast cancer study"

May 26, 2014 – Metro News "A personal approach: Radiologists"

April 29, 2014 – Auntminnie.com "CAR: Canadian radiologists should champion appropriate imaging"

April 28, 2014 Auntminnie.com "CAR: Patient portals are double-edged sword for radiology"

April 3, 2014 – Canada.com (The Canadian Press) "Medical groups produce list of overused tests in 'Choosin Wisely' campaign"

April 3, 2014Toronto Star "Routine medical tests may do more harm than good"

April 2, 2014CBC News "Why more medical tests and treatments aren't always better"

February 21, 2014CBC News "Fetal ultrasound for gender check opposed by ob-gyns"

 

2013

October 31, 2013Carestream Health (Everything Rad) "How to add intelligence to the healthcare system"

October 3, 2013Health Debate "Can quality be assured for diagnostic imaging?"

August 20, 2013 – iPolitics "'Appropriateness of care' must be about quality, not cost-cutting, doctors argue"

August 6, 2013 – Winnipeg Free Press "Excessive testing is wasteful"

May 29, 2013 – CMAJ "Quebec sticks with CR mammography machines"

April 2013 Le Médecin Radiologue de France "Le développement professionnel continu au Canada" (French)

 

2012

July 2012 National Post: Careers in Healthcare "The profession behind medical imaging diagnostics" (page 4)

 

2011

November 2011 – The Toronto Star: Breast Cancer Special Issue "Screening saves lives" (page 5)

October 3, 2011 The Toronto Sun - "Breast cancer's stumbling block"

 

2010

November 11, 2010  Technology for Doctors "Patient Safety Through Medical Imaging Appropriateness"

November 11, 2010  Technology for Doctors "Decision Support Systems Cut Radiological Waste"

October 2010 Imaging Management "Healthcare in Canada" (pages 42-46)