News

08
Mar

The American College of Radiology (ACR), together with over 300 stakeholder organizations in the Ad Hoc Group for Medical Research, helped to realize research funding goals in the new $1.3 trillion federal budget bill passed by Congress March 22 and signed one day later by President Donald Trump.

 

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01
Mar

A recent article suggest that PET may be more accurate for diagnosing coronary artery disease the SPECT or CTA. Link below: 

https://www.tctmd.com/news/pet-more-accurate-diagnosing-cad-spect-and-ct-angiography-pacific-study

07
Dec

CPT categorization and Coronary Flow Reserve

The American Medical Association has proposed a CPT code for Absolute quantitation of myocardial blood flow with PET (0482T) effective 1/1/2018. See link below:

 

https://www.ama-assn.org/sites/default/files/media-browser/public/cpt/cpt-category3-codes-descriptors.pdf