The RSNA Medical Imaging Resource Center (MIRC) offers free software tools that help radiologists perform important tasks in education and research:
These tools have been adopted at radiology sites worldwide. RSNA News has published a series of brief case studies of successful MIRC users:
RSNA News, April 2011Marc Kohli, M.D., knew that making teaching files with RSNA's Medical Imaging Resource Center (MIRC) was simple—now it's even easier, thanks to a new development from their PACS vendor.
RSNA News, October 2008Needing a powerful anonymizer to share images across institutions in a joint study characterizing liver lesions, Daniel Rubin, M.D., M.S., turned to the MIRC Clinical Trials Processor (CTP) tool.
RSNA News, August 2008After an outdated piece of hardware caused his MIRC system to malfunction, Lawrence Tarbox, Ph.D., learned just how much users value the tool.
RSNA News, June 2008Faced with the prospect of using CD-ROM or other "hard" media to collect, sort and archive thousands of files from the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study (WHIMS-MRI), Lisa Desiderio, R.T. (R) (MR) CCRC, decided to let the images come to her.
RNSA News, February 2007 A user for more than three years, J. Jeffrey Carr, M.D., M.S., took advantage of the open-source nature MIRC to conduct quality imaging research for large-scale studies in cardiac CT.
RSNA News, November 2006Aiming to create two teaching file cases but dissatisfied with his institution's PACS module, Mike Haman, R.T.(R)(CV)(CT), turned to MIRC helped him solve the age-old dilemma of achieving more without spending more.