NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DOTmed Business News, a leading health care magazine catering to industry professionals, has published its September 2013 issue. This month’s cover story touches on big news for CT with potential reimbursement for CT lung screening pending. http://www.dotmed.com/news/21714
“showcases the predictions of leading industry experts and their thoughts about where their sector will be in five to 10 years. This month, we’re featuring Dr. Barnett Kramer, director of the National Cancer Institute’s Division of Cancer Prevention and his thoughts on why we should reconsider what we call “cancer.”
Other stories in this issue include:
Surgery without the scalpel – therapeutic ultrasound heats up http://www.dotmed.com/news/21839
In this second installment of a two-part series, doctors from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, University of Michigan and Sunnybrook University discuss the potential for HIFU.
Radiation therapy on trial http://www.dotmed.com/news/21691
Proton beam and other modalities are working to prove themselves in practice. Experts from Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center, Florida Proton Therapy Institute MD Anderson Cancer Center and Varian Medical Systems give good reasons to be optimistic.
Behind the shield http://www.dotmed.com/news/21693
Radiation shielding is a simple concept, requiring complex execution. Representatives from ETS-Lindgren, RAD-Planning and Nelco Worldwide provide a look behind the shield.
X-rays mark the spot http://www.dotmed.com/news/21717
Although flat panel detectors continue their relentless push for full-market share, image intensifiers aren’t done yet. Spokespeople for Dunlee, Imaging Affiliates, Varian and Oxford Instruments Service give some reasons why.
Money Health – Complying with the Physician Payments Sunshine Act
Practice Management – Five things you can do now to increase patient
Q&A with Lou Saksen, senior VP, New Parkland Construction
Q&A with ASTRO president, Dr. Colleen Lawton
Q&A with Jeff Bordok, president and CEO of Advanced Particle Therapy
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