Clinical Decision Support

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for clinical decision support, CDS, used for diagnostic aids, workflow enhancement, and to select appropriate use criteria (AUC).

News | October 04, 2013
October 4, 2013 — In a new report from Sectra, 78 referring physicians and 78 radiologists share their views on the...
Energy & Commerce Committee Repeal Replace Sustainable Growth Rate
Feature | August 14, 2013
In a rare demonstration of bipartisanship, the House Energy and Commerce Committee unanimously passed legislation, H.R...
Feature | July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 — Worldwide healthcare cognitive computing markets are poised to achieve continuing growth as the...
Digisonics Introduces WebView Pro
Technology | June 25, 2013
June 25, 2013 — Digisonics will exhibit its No. 1 KLAS rated cardiology picture archive and communications system (PACS...
Technology | June 17, 2013
June 17, 2013 — Intelerad Medical Systems announced the formation of a new Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Group. The...
HealthHelp Launches Clinical Decision Support System for Radiology, Cardiology, Oncology
Technology | June 04, 2013
June 4, 2013 — HealthHelp’s MedTree ODS offers a transparent clinical decision support system that allows providers to...
Dr. Garcia with Emory (Cardiac) Toolbox software photo credit: Jack Kearse, Emory University

Dr. Garcia with Emory (Cardiac) Toolbox software photo credit: Jack Kearse, Emory University

Technology | May 23, 2013
May 23, 2013 — Syntermed Inc. has been awarded 510(k) clearance for Emory Cardiac Toolbox version 4.0. "One of the many...
CDS software

In most medical specialties, the main use of clinical decision support is to quickly determine what is the most appropriate type of imaging exam for a patient with specific symptoms.

Feature | March 19, 2013 | Dave Fornell
In an era of healthcare reform and a push to meet appropriate use guidelines for tests, imaging and therapy amid...
Technology | March 11, 2013
March 11, 2013 — HealthHelp announced it will launch MedTree QDS, a transparent clinical decision support (CDS) system...
Feature | March 07, 2013
March 7, 2013 — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has released a list of five interventions whose...
Feature | February 26, 2013
February 26, 2013 — New and updated evidence-based guidelines to help healthcare providers choose the most appropriate...
robot clinical decision support, RP 7 robot

The InTouch RP7 robot allows physicians to conduct rounds and check in on patients remotely. New development is now taking place to allow a real robot with artificial intelligence to help diagnose patients.

Feature | February 22, 2013
February 22, 2013 — Artificial intelligence may be an ingredient in the future practice of medicine, where computers...
News | February 20, 2013
February 20, 2013, — The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) has joined the ABIM Foundation and 37 other...
News | February 05, 2013
  February 5, 2013 — A prospective clinical study was published recently in the American Journal of Roentgenology on...
Philips Unveils Zero-Footprint PACS For Remote Image Access
Technology | October 10, 2012
October 10, 2012 — At RSNA 2012, Philips Healthcare says it will unveil its work-in-progress IntelliSpace PACS (picture...
Clinical Trial Acute Back Pain Imaging
News | October 03, 2012
October 3, 2012 — According to an article in the October issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology,...
News | September 24, 2012
September 24, 2012 —Sage Health Management Solutions Inc. (Sage HMS), an electronic-based healthcare services company,...
meaningful use, Stage 2, cardiology, radiology, CPOE, clinical decision support
Feature | August 27, 2012 | Dave Fornell
There are some key requirements specifically aimed at imaging and radiology included in the Stage 2 meaningful use (MU...
Technology | July 30, 2012
July 30, 2012 — Emerge Clinical Solutions, a creator of clinical decision support software, announced nuclear...
ACR Chooses NDSC to Deliver Comprehensive EHR-Enabled Medical Imaging Clinical Decision Support Platform
Technology | July 17, 2012
July 17, 2012 — The American College of Radiology’s (ACR) national standard for imaging protocols — ACR Appropriateness...