CDC updates PPE guidance for healthcare workers April 3, 2020 -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated its guidance on what personal protective equipment (PPE) healthcare workers, including radiologists, should wear when caring for patients who have or are suspected of having COVID-19.
UCLA publishes chest x-ray COVID-19 guideline April 3, 2020 -- A guideline detailing the use of chest x-ray for patients suspected of having the COVID-19 respiratory disease has been published by a group from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Breast density group calls for standard language April 3, 2020 -- Research into the impact of state breast density notification laws can draw inaccurate conclusions if the studies don't take into account variations in language between different states, according to advocacy group DenseBreast-Info.org.
Dilon buys Dune Medical's assets April 3, 2020 -- Molecular breast imaging developer Dilon Diagnostics has acquired the assets of Dune Medical, including the company's MarginProbe device for identifying positive margins during breast conservation surgery.
MITA urges FDA flexibility for COVID-19 imaging April 2, 2020 -- The Medical Imaging and Technology Alliance (MITA) has sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommending loosening restrictions on mobile imaging equipment to help combat COVID-19.