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MCW Radiology News

Dr. Tutton Discusses FDA-Approved Procedure for Vertebral Compression Fractures

May 20 - Dr. Sean Tutton provides background information to Fox-TV/Channel 6 on the Kiva Method, a new procedure recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat vertebral compression fractures. Fox 6 Now

Dr. Ulmer finds that data from electronic health records improves CT scan interpretations

May 13 - Dr. John Ulmer authored a study reported in Health Affairs that found that the additional data found in electronic health records significantly impacted the interpretations of head CT scans of Emergency Department patients. Science World Report

Why one man’s story should be motivation for prostate screening

May 12 - Fox 6 News profiled a local man whose prostate exam revealed cancer, and who received treatment at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin. Monday, May 12 is the annual free prostate screening at Miller Park. WITI-TV

Access to electronic health records may influence care

May 07 - Unlike medical records kept in paper charts, electronic health records provide numerous access points to clinicians to review a patient’s medical history.

Dr. Tutton Reports on Success of Vertebral Augmentation to Relieve Spinal Fracture Pain

Apr 3 - Dr. Sean Tutton reported at the Society of Interventional Radiology’s annual meeting that a new type of vertebral augmentation proved successful in a clinical trial in relieving pain for patients with spinal fractures caused by osteoporosis or weakened bones. The Seattle Times, Science Codex, & dailyRX

Dr. Ebert Receives Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Grant

Feb 25 - Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy announced that Allison Ebert, PhD, is one of eight scientists worldwide who will share in $600,000 in basic science research awards to study the disorder. Families of SMA

Dr. Gregg Discusses Hospital Purchase of MRI Units in a $10 Million Upgrade

Jan 28 - Dr. David Gregg discusses the hospitals purchase of a 3T and 1.5T MRI units at a cost of approximately $10 million. Milwaukee Business Journal

Dr. Hohenwalter Discusses Use of TheraSphere to Treat Liver Cancer

Jan 10 - Dr. Eric Hohenwalter discusses the use of TheraSphere to treat liver cancer. NewsmaxHealth

New Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center in Menomonee Falls opens Jan. 13

Dec. 12 - Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Orthopaedic, Sports and Spine Center (OSSC) will welcome patients on Jan. 13, offering orthopaedic, sports medicine and spine services to residents of Menomonee Falls and surrounding communities.

Dr. Vincent Mathews Named Chairman of Radiology

Dec 6 - MCW named Dr. Vincent P. Mathews as Chairman and Professor of Radiology. WauwatosaNOW

Dr. James Youker to receive Milwaukee Academy of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award Oct. 15

Oct. 01 - James Youker, MD, Chairman and Robert C. Olson MD Professor of Radiology, has been selected to receive the Milwaukee Academy of Medicine 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award. Dr. Youker will receive his award during the academy’s annual meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the University Club of Milwaukee. In addition, Dr. Youker will give a presentation titled, Medical Imaging: Past, Present and Future.

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