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).

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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)...

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...

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...

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 (...

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...

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Feature | August 27, 2012 | Dave Fornell

There are some key requirements specifically aimed at imaging and radiology included in the Stage 2 meaningful use (...

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...

News | March 13, 2012

March 13, 2012 — A new study by Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) researchers found significant variation in the...

Large, Tertiary-Care Hospital Successfully Implements Radiology CPOE With Clinical Decision Support
News | February 16, 2012

February 16, 2012 — In an effort to reduce the inappropriate use of medical imaging and improve quality of care, a...

Feature | February 01, 2012 | Nick van Terheyden, M.D.

If you missed seeing Watson (IBM’s artificial intelligence computer system, capable of answering questions posed in...

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Technology | January 19, 2012

January 19, 2012 – With the need to reduce radiation exposure and healthcare costs, it is imperative to order the...

News | December 06, 2011

December 6, 2011 — Care to Care, a URAC-accredited radiology benefit management (RBM) company, was recently...

Technology | October 14, 2011

At RSNA 2011, MedCurrent will showcase the newest version of OrderRight, the leading medical imaging appropriateness...

Cerner is one of several vendors offering a CPOE solution. PowerOrders is part of its PowerChart electronic medical record.

Cerner is one of several vendors offering a CPOE solution. PowerOrders is part of its PowerChart electronic medical record.

Feature | October 06, 2011 | Helen Kuhl

Although computerized physician order entry (CPOE) systems have been around for a few years, only a few vendors...