Pediatric Imaging

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A prenatal computed tomography (CT) 3-D reconstruction of fetus with Zika virus. To access all Zika radiology images related to the RSNA article go to

Feature | Neuro Imaging | August 26, 2016
The Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) journal Radiology has published a special report, detailing the...
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News | Pediatric Imaging | July 20, 2016
At the end of June, experts from three different medical societies released a new guideline to help optimize lifetime...
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Surgeons at Lurie Children's have started using white light scanning as a radiation-free alternative to CT scans for imaging kids' sunken chests. Image courtesy of Alyssa Schukar for Lurie Children’s Hospital.

News | Pediatric Imaging | May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016 — A handheld, lightweight scanner that uses white light instead of dangerous ionizing radiation can safe
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News | Pediatric Imaging | May 09, 2016
A recent study combined two related but different imaging techniques to non-invasively track the rate at which nerve...
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News | Pediatric Imaging | May 03, 2016
With increased use of computed tomography (CT) scans, radiologists and other experts — including Donald Frush, M.D.,...
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News | Pediatric Imaging | April 13, 2016
Lung ultrasound has been shown to be highly effective and safe for diagnosing pneumonia in children and a potential...
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A blockage of the fluid inside the brain’s ventricles can result in a life-threatening buildup of pressure inside the brain. To relieve the pressure, physicians may insert a shunt in the brain to divert the fluid to another part of the body. Image courtesy of the National Institutes of Health.

News | Neuro Imaging | September 21, 2015
Fetuses with enlarged ventricles — the fluid-filled cavities inside the brain — determined by magnetic resonance...

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Feature | June 04, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis
As one might expect, pediatric imaging presents a unique set of challenges compared to working with adult patients....
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News | June 03, 2015
Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National Health System are the...
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News | June 01, 2015
Researchers from the Canada North Concussion Network in Manitoba examined neuroimaging studies obtained in children and...
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News | June 01, 2015
Four World Health Organization (WHO) member states and nine non-governmental organizations (NGOs) co-organized a side...
Hodgkin lymphoma, pediatric imaging, guidelines, radiation therapy, FDG-PET, CT
News | March 04, 2015
The International Lymphoma Radiation Oncology Group (ILROG) has issued a guideline outlining the use of 3-D computed...
News | February 20, 2015
Pediatric cardiology researchers and clinicians from numerous centers around the world gathered at the Cardiology 2015...
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Technology | January 06, 2015
Bayer HealthCare announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Gadavist (gadobutrol)...
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Technology | December 17, 2014
Kubtec announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the KUB 250, a portable low-dose digital X-ray...
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News | December 16, 2014
A recently published study from Toronto, Canada found that patients who utilized 3-D SPECT were able to get a clearer...
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Feature | December 09, 2014
Some children are receiving chest X-rays that may be unnecessary and offer no clinical benefit to the patient,...
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Radiation therapy

News | November 25, 2014
Consensus recommendations are needed in order to guide clinical decisions on the use of image guided radiation therapy ...

Kimberly Quayle, M.D., professor of pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, talks to patient Braden Clark of Vandalia, Ill., at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Braden suffered a head injury in a fall from a ladder. Quayle co-authored a study that looks at head injuries in children and teens. Credit: Robert Boston/Washington University

News | November 18, 2014
A study in which more than 43,000 children were evaluated for head trauma offers an unprecedented picture of how...
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