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Provision of service to the population: First CBR Studio discusses the “Coronavirus”

The CBR Studio resumed its programming this year of 2020 on February 6, bringing an important theme for the entire population: the Coronavirus. The debate was moderated by doctors Hilton Leão and Rogério Caldana, members of the board of the College, who received doctors Celso Granato, an infectologist, and Dante Escuissato, a radiologist, as guests of […]

Open Letter to the Population

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR), in accordance with its ethical and statutory principles as well as its commitment and responsibility in providing the best care to the population, has been publicly informed that it has received reports of ultrasound examinations by non-medical professionals. unskilled and / or qualified. - In relation to these […]

The future of Radiology and Imaging Diagnosis

In these times when technology is advancing at a rapid pace, the question arises of the substitution of medical work through artificial intelligence. Is this our biggest threat or well before we need to discuss several other much closer issues? Teleradiology, whose standardization was performed by CFM through Resolution 1890/2009 and […]

The medical record in the Diagnostic Imaging services

Initially, it is necessary to establish in relation to the object of this article a fundamental premise: the examinations (films and reports) are an integral part of the patient's medical record, pursuant to CFM Resolution No. 1638/02 and CFM Opinion No. 10/09. It is never too much to emphasize that the custody of the medical record, in turn, is regulated by […]

Death Note

It is with great regret that we report the death of Dr. Armando Rocha Amoêdo, which occurred on January 29, 2018, in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Dr. Amoêdo was one of the most important pediatric radiologists in Brazil, being responsible for the dissemination of this subspecialty in our country, participating in the formation of numerous radiologists and […]

Learn more about the Quality Factor

The National Supplementary Health Agency (ANS) is now available on the Quality Factor questionnaire for radiology and imaging diagnostic clinics and services. Click here to fill out. The ANS provides that services that have accreditation are entitled to the best rate in the application of the Quality Factor stipulated by Law No. 13.003 / 2014 and […]

Guard / Archive images and reports: What doctors should know?

The purpose of this article is to gather, in a timely and systematic manner, the necessary guidelines on the subject of “keeping and archiving images and reports” - based on existing legislation and opinions on the subject. Here are the most relevant topics: The examinations (films and reports), although sometimes receiving different treatment, […]

Who can operate radiological devices?

The legal counsel of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) has advised members to hire both the technologist or technologist in radiology and biomedical for the operation of radiological devices, including magnetic resonance imaging in this group. Regarding the technician and technologist in Radiology, the possibility of […]

Reduction of medical fees contravenes the Code of Medical Ethics

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) has received warnings from some associates regarding some health care providers, which have practiced decreasing the values of certain procedures or even reducing the total amount billed. Code changes or glosses from previously authorized procedures have also occurred. THE […]