Tag Archive: radiology

CBR participates in the Goiás-Brasilia, North-Northeast and Gaucha Days

From north to south of the country, the CBR supports these three important regional events of great importance to the radiological community. Between June 8 and 10, the Goiás-Brasilia Day took place in the historic city of Pirenópolis, in the state of Goiás, between the state capitals. Brasilia and Goiania. The CBR was present, supporting and honoring […]

CBR18: Here Comes the Brazilian Marathon of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging Residents!

Completing its third year, the Brazilian Marathon of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging Residents (MBR) will be held again in 2018. Registration will be free for those registered at the XLVII Brazilian Congress of Radiology (CBR18), where the activity takes place. The objectives of “MBR” are to promote the approximation between resident doctors and students of different institutions, […]

Diagnosis in Endocrinology and Metabology is theme of symposium in São Paulo. Check out the schedule!

The Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR), in partnership with the Brazilian Society of Clinical Pathology / Laboratory Medicine (SBPC / ML) and the Brazilian Society of Endocrinology and Metabology (SBEM), invite to the Symposium - Diagnosis in Endocrinology and Metabologia, which will take place on February 23, at the Hotel Intercontinental São Paulo (Alameda Santos, 1123, […]

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 […]

Abdominal Oncology to be ESOR 2018 theme

2018 marks the eighth edition of the ESOR AIMS Course in Brazil, an event organized through a partnership between the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR) and the European School of Radiology (ESOR), an educational institution linked to the European Society. Radiology (ESR). The theme of the event will be Abdominal Oncology and […]

After updating the ANS Procedural Roll, Ultrasonic Liver Elastography is coded and incorporated into TUSS.

The National Supplementary Health Agency (ANS) announced in November last year the update of its Procedures Roll for 2018. In total, 18 procedures were added, including examinations, therapies and surgeries. Among the procedures of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging that have been incorporated is the Ultrasonic Liver Elastography, under the code TUSS 40901793. […]

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 […]

Recommendation on payment of DR and CR digital mammography

Digital mammography is a system in which film is replaced by detectors that convert X-ray into an electrical signal. The terms “CR” and “DR” are used to differentiate detector types, with “CR” being synonymous with “Computer Radiography” and “DR” with “Digital Radiography”. The CR system uses a photostimulable detector, which […]