Dual-energy CT adds value to emergency imaging
October 6, 2020 -- Dual-energy CT increases diagnostic confidence when it's used in the emergency department, which translates to fewer follow-up studies and therefore lower healthcare costs, according to a study published September 29 in the American Journal of Roentgenology. Read More
Trump undergoes chest imaging after COVID-19 diagnosis
October 5, 2020 -- President Donald Trump reportedly underwent chest imaging while undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. The president's physician said there were some "expected findings" but nothing of "major clinical concern." Read More
Algorithm detects LVO stroke on multiphase CTA
September 29, 2020 -- An artificial intelligence algorithm can be extremely sensitive for detecting large-vessel occlusion (LVO) on multiphase CT angiography (CTA) scans, potentially speeding up diagnosis and hastening stroke treatment in these patients, according to research published online September 29 in Radiology. Read More