Ultrasound guidance effective in DCIS surgery
November 17, 2022 -- Ultrasound-guided surgery in women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is effective and eliminates the need for a guide wire, suggests research presented November 15 at the 13th European Breast Cancer Conference in Barcelona. Read More
AI algorithm generates 'super-resolution' MR images
November 11, 2022 -- A deep-learning model can generate "super-resolution" synthetic brain MR images from portable MRI scanners, enabling automated quantitative morphometry on these low-field-strength systems, according to a study published November 8 in Radiology. Read More
MRI radiomics help predict osteoarthritis knee pain improvement
November 4, 2022 -- A nomogram based on MRI radiomics can help clinicians predict if individuals with osteoarthritis will experience an improvement in knee pain over a two-year course of taking oral vitamin D supplements, according to research published on November 2 in Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. Read More
Virtual reality shows promise for transforming TAVR procedures
October 26, 2022 -- A virtual reality headset that uses information from multidetector CT imaging shows promise for helping interventional radiologists tailor transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures, Spanish researchers have found. Read More
CT shines light on 17th century mummified Austrian baby
October 26, 2022 -- German researchers using CT have examined a 17th century mummy of a 1-year-old boy found in the crypt of an Austrian aristocratic family, according to a report published October 26 in Frontiers in Medicine. Read More
How does work compare between academic, private interventionalists?
October 18, 2022 -- How do academic and private interventionalists compare when it comes to work measures such as compensation or call time? Private practice interventional radiologists may have an edge, according to a study published October 17 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Read More
VR, AR ready to take off in neurosurgery
October 14, 2022 -- Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technologies are poised to have a profound impact on image visualization in neurosurgery, according to research published October 5 in the journal World Neurosurgery. Read More
AR/VR poised to enhance utility of cinematic rendering
October 10, 2022 -- The combination of augmented reality/virtual reality (AR/VR) technology and cinematic rendering could transform communication between radiologists and referring physicians, as well as education, according to research in the Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. Read More
PET/CT radiomics model detects primary prostate cancer
October 6, 2022 -- A PET/CT radiomics model based on imaging with a gallium-68 (Ga-68) PSMA-11 radiotracer could help clinicians diagnose primary prostate cancer, according to a study by Chinese researchers published September 30 in EJNMMI Research. Read More
Nvidia unveils AI platform, new MONAI release at GTC
September 20, 2022 -- Nvidia has introduced a new healthcare artificial intelligence (AI) platform and released version 1.0 of its Medical Open Network for AI (MONAI) at this week's GPU technology conference (GTC) 2022 in San Francisco. Read More