Twitter hashtag war erupts over breast screening May 18, 2018 -- The battle over breast screening spilled into the realm of social media on May 18 as two sides of the mammography debate dueled over a hashtag designed to promote screening awareness.
ACR points out reasons for low CT lung screening rates May 18, 2018 -- In light of recent research indicating low CT lung cancer screening rates, the American College of Radiology (ACR) has suggested that the combination of low Medicare reimbursement and insufficient patient and physician awareness may be to blame.
SNMMI seeks to boost molecular imaging's value May 18, 2018 -- The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) is looking to boost the value of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging with the creation of the Value Initiative Industry Alliance.
Philips, AHA to launch $30M venture capital fund May 17, 2018 -- Royal Philips has launched a $30 million venture capital fund to support healthcare innovation in heart disease and stroke care. The fund is a collaboration between Philips, the American Heart Association (AHA), and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Fewer men opt for prostate cancer treatment May 17, 2018 -- A record number of U.S. veterans are taking a wait-and-see approach and bypassing immediate surgery or radiation therapy to treat their prostate cancer, according to research published online May 15 in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
fMRI shows a good word might tame psychosis May 17, 2018 -- Researchers at the University of Missouri have found evidence in functional MR images (fMRI) that positive and negative feedback could potentially help control psychosis.