Dear SMRI Members:

Below is important global partnership information from the American Roentgen Ray Society (ARRS) for you.

"AJR Articles for SMRI Members"

ARRS has made these AJR articles freely available to SMRI members through mid-September 2023:

Bleeding Events After Image-Guided Breast Biopsies: Comparison of Patients Temporarily Discontinuing Versus Maintaining Antithrombotic Therapy During Biopsy

Editorial Comment: Temporary Withholding of Antithrombotic Therapy Before a Core Needle Breast or Axillary Biopsy Does Not Reduce the Risk of Postbiopsy Hematoma

Radiologic Extranodal Extension of Metastatic Lymph Nodes in Patients With Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Prognostic Utility and Diagnostic Performance

Editorial Comment: Prognostic Implications of CT-Defined Extranodal Extension of Metastatic Lymph Nodes in Patients With Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Development and Validation of a Risk Model for Predicting Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Cancer: Evaluation in Over 46,000 CT Examinations

Editorial Comment: Can Risk Models Improve the Prediction of IV Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Patients With Cancer?

The ARRS YouTube channel features open access lectures from radiology's top educators. Subscribe to receive updates on new lectures.

The ARRS channel includes two new courses with lectures presented in English and Q&A presented in Spanish. These courses are:

Topics in Neuroimaging Ver aquí

Virtual Course on Abdominal Imaging Ver aquí

A popular case-based course also available for view is Multimodality Acute Radiology from Head to Below the Knee, This course offers cases on emergent conditions involving major disease sites with multimodality radiology relevant to the general radiologist and radiologist in-training for examination preparation.


Si usted no es miembro actual de la ARRS y desea unirse, la solicitud en línea está disponible aquí:

  • Si se encuentra estudiando, por favor inserte en el campo Promotional Code: SMRITRN para recibir solo la cortesía online International In-Training Membership.

  • Si se encuentra en práctica, por favor inserte en el campo Promotional Code: SMRIMEM para recibir una significativa tarifa reducida solo para International Membership en reconocimiento de la asociación mundial ARRS / SMRI.

  • NEW AJR Podcasts

    The AJR is offering a podcast pilot series focused on musculoskeletal imaging. Below are available episodes. Learn more at:

    • MRI of the Sacroiliac Joint in Healthy Children
    • Naviculocuneiform and Second and Third Tarsometatarsal Articulations: Underappreciated Normal Anatomy and How It May Affect Fluoroscopy-Guided Injections
    • Imaging Quantification of Glenoid Bone Loss in Patients With Glenohumeral Instability
    • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Insertional Injuries in Pediatric Overhead Athletes: Are MRI Findings Predictive of Symptoms or Need for Surgery?
    • The Relevance of Ulnar-Sided Contrast Extravasation During Radiocarpal Joint Wrist Arthrography
    • MR Arthrogram Features That Can Be Used to Distinguish Between True Inferior Glenohumeral Ligament Complex Tears and Iatrogenic Extravasation
    • Factors Predicting Positive Culture in CT-Guided Bone Biopsy Performed for Suspected Osteomyelitis
    • Supraspinatus Myotendinous Junction Injuries: MRI Findings and Prevalence

    Cursos en Línea

    Diseñados para proporcionarle información en profundidad sobre temas específicos. Los cursos están disponibles para su consulta en su ordenador a su conveniencia.

    ARRS Roentgen University for Residents and Fellows

    ARRS Roentgen University offers a variety of free, online educational courses to meet the specific needs of residents and fellows preparing for active practice. Please share this resource with your in-training members:

    NEW Global Education Course – Tuberculosis: From Head to Toe

    Imaging plays a central role in the diagnosis and management of tuberculosis. This online, open access course reviews manifestations of the disease throughout the body from head to toe. ARRS is proud to present this course in collaboration with the Sociedad Mexicana de Radiología e Imagen. Access this course and other global education courses at:

    SMRI Members are Invited to Join ARRS

    Through this global partnership ARRS is pleased to offer complimentary online membership for radiology residents in a training program and for radiologists in fellowship training. ARRS also offers a significant discount on ARRS online membership for SMRI members in active practice in Mexico. Please follow the steps below in order to become an ARRS member:

    Crear Cuenta

    • Create an account at:
    • Once the account has been created:
      • * Click on Membership
      • * Click on Join ARRS
      • * Click on the Join ARRS Online Membership Application Button
    • Input the Promotional Code indicated in the box below based on your ARRS Membership Type.

    • Complete the entire membership form in order to receive the complimentary or reduced online membership fee.

    • Questions may be directed to: