What is Outsourced Radiology?

If you had an X-ray, CT scan, or MRI in the last few years, there’s a good chance it was analyzed outside of the hospital or maybe even outside of the United States. This is the increasingly common practice of “outsourcing radiology” – the practice of having x-rays , CT scans and MRI’s read by an… Learn More »

Do Airport Scanners Pose a Cancer Risk?

In a recent article in Radiology, David Brenner, PhD, DSc, of the Center for Radiological Research at Columbia University Medical Center, in New York, and David Schauer, ScD, CHP, executive director of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements, offered their views on the subject of the radiation risk posed by airport scanners. On… Learn More »