July 13, 2021

JACR® Resident Highlights — July 2021

Implementation of a Radiology Utilization Dashboard Yields Significant Cost Savings in a Large Primary Care Network
Authors explore the cost effect of a radiology utilization dashboard in primary care as a tool to curb costs and reduce variation in value-based care.

RadTranslate: An Artificial Intelligence-Powered Intervention for Urgent Imaging to Enhance Care Equity for Patients With Limited English Proficiency During the COVID-19 Pandemic
A free web application provides multilingual radiology examination instructions that reduce variance in throughput and result in more reliable average examination length.

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Journal Scholarly Activity Among Female Contributors
The authors discuss how disruptions created by the COVID-19 pandemic amplified gender differences leading to a loss of academic productivity among women.

Problem Identification and Intervention Development in Addressing Systemic Discrimination
Dismantling systemic inequities will be an arduous task. This article provides advice on identifying potential needs and developing practical interventions to meet those needs.

Tomosynthesis vs. Mammography Outcomes by Race
Authors confirm disparities in tomosynthesis utilization for mammographic screening of African American patients, despite improved outcomes with this modality.