Best Practices for Radiology Departments During COVID-19

Best practices for radiology departments during COVID-19 are outlined in a newly published guidance document from the RSNA COVID-19 Task Force. The goal of this document is to protect health care workers and the general public from exposure and dissemination of COVID-19, while maintaining critical radiology functions and preserving personal protective equipment and other critical care resources during COVID-19. Read more here.

 

Cancer Imaging after COVID-19

RSNA presents a new video from Radiology: Imaging Cancer editor Dr. Gary D. Luker—Transitioning to a New Normal after COVID-19: Preparing to Get Back on Track for Cancer Imaging. This video discusses changes, challenges and impacts of COVID-19 on cancer imaging institutions and research. Watch it here.

 
 

Structured Reporting Templates for COVID-19

Based on the Radiological Society of North America Expert Consensus Statement on Reporting Chest CT Findings Related to COVID-19 (endorsed by the Society of Thoracic Radiology, the American College of Radiology, and RSNA) RSNA offers two new structured reporting templates for COVID-19:

  • RadReport Template: This template provides a checklist of observations for diagnosis of patients suspected of COVID-19 in accord with the assessment categories described in the Consensus Statement.
  • Structured Reporting Macros Examples: These macros provide reporting language for each of the assessment categories described in the Consensus Statement.

Follow the links above to view and download these new templates.

 

Industry Solutions for COVID-19

RSNA's new COVID-19 Industry Solutions web page is a central hub designed to help radiologists and the radiology community find solutions provided by industry for equipment sanitation, teleradiology, AI software, training resources for residents and technologists, equipment guidelines, 3D printing and more. Visit the site to discover these valuable resources.

 

Visit our COVID-19 Resources page to browse all the resources RSNA has to offer—from best practices to the latest research to cases to webinars and more.