Tag Archive: radiologist

New at CBR: Meeting marks new College Radiological Protection Commission

On Thursday (14), Dr. Alair Sarmet Santos, president of the Brazilian College of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, led the first meeting of the new CBR committee: the Radiological Protection Commission. The objective was to align the work that will be developed, such as specific events and strategic actions so that the theme “Radiological Protection” is in […]

Brazilian Congress of Radiology returns to the Northeast in 2019

The XLVIII Brazilian Congress of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging (CBR19) returns to the Northeast this year with many new features. The traditional event of Brazilian Radiology will take place from October 10 to 12 in the city of Fortaleza (CE), one of the main educational and personal training centers of the North and Northeast regions of the country. The center […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]