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The ACR Practice Parameters and Technical Standards help advance the science of radiology and improve the quality of service to patients. They promote the safe and effective use of diagnostic and therapeutic radiology by describing specific training, skills and techniques. Learn more »

The ACR 2016 Annual Meeting was interesting and fast-paced. The collaborative radiation oncology practice parameter for the year was approved by the Council Steering Committee and the Board of Chancellors, as were the four medical physics technical standards. These five documents are already available on the ACR website, with an effective date of August 1, 2016. The remainder of the 2016 practice parameters and technical standards adopted at ACR 2016 to into effect on October 1, 2016, and will be available on the website on or before September 1, 2016.