After radiosurgery concurrent with nivolumab in 59-year-old patient with melanoma BM (patient 1; Supplemental Tables 3 and 5), F-18 FET PET at follow-up 12 weeks after treatment initiation (bottom row) shows significant decrease of metabolic activity (TBRmean, ?28%) compared with baseline (top row), although MRI changes were consistent with progression according to iRANO criteria. Reduction of metabolic activity was associated with stable clinical course over 10 mo. CE = contrast-enhanced. Image created by

After radiosurgery concurrent with nivolumab in 59-year-old patient with melanoma BM (patient 1; Supplemental Tables 3 and 5), F-18 FET PET at follow-up 12 weeks after treatment initiation (bottom row) shows significant decrease of metabolic activity (TBRmean, ?28%) compared with baseline (top row), although MRI changes were consistent with progression according to iRANO criteria. Reduction of metabolic activity was associated with stable clinical course over 10 mo. CE = contrast-enhanced. Image created by N. Galldiks et al., Research Center Juelich, Juelich, Germany.

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May 5, 2021 — For patients with brain metastases, amino acid positron emission tomography (PET) can provide valuable...
When working with a vendor on project implementation, it is critical to focus on the actual execution of the implementation

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Feature | Radiology Business | May 05, 2021 | By Jef Williams
You have selected a vendor. Congratulations. Most likely you conducted a formal selection process or perhaps a request...
Building the right infrastructure today will ensure the needed tools are there tomorrow, whatever the challenge may be

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Feature | Radiology Business | May 05, 2021 | By Tom Cheesewrite in collaboration with Ludger Philippsen
The COVID-19 pandemic came as a shock, but not a surprise. Sources around the world have been warning for years of a...
#DDR allows #clinicians to observe movement like never before. This enhanced version of a standard digital radiographic system can acquire up to 15 sequential #radiographs per second resulting in 20 seconds of motion and multiple individual #radiographic images. #DDR is not fluoroscopy; it is #cineradiography, or #Xray that moves.

DDR allows clinicians to observe movement like never before. This enhanced version of a standard digital radiographic system can acquire up to 15 sequential radiographs per second resulting in 20 seconds of motion and multiple individual radiographic images. DDR is not fluoroscopy; it is cineradiography, or X-ray that moves. The resulting images provide clinicians with a 4-D data set (a video) that depicts physiological movement. 

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 05, 2021
Musculoskeletal injuries can be difficult to diagnose with a traditional X-ray because X-rays only reveal a static...
With the growing adoption of #data #analytics in #healthcare, we are seeing more clearly that there are two sides of data
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 05, 2021 | By Sundararajan Mani
With the growing adoption of data analytics in healthcare, we are seeing more clearly that there are two sides of data...
As key technological advancements become more pronounced, prolific developments are anticipated to be on the future horizon

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Feature | Teleradiology | May 05, 2021 | By Abizer Shaikhmahmud
Teleradiology is grabbing significant eyeballs, given the tremendous potential it exhibits in revolutionizing cancer...
The emergence of #therapeutic #radiopharmaceuticals and its adoption in #cancer care provide one more weapon in combating cancer

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Feature | Radiation Oncology | May 04, 2021 | By Vinay Shivaprasad
The term nuclear medicine is associated with the diagnostic procedures single-photon emission computed tomography (...
SmartXR uses a unique combination of hardware and AI-powered software to lighten radiographers’ workloads and provide image acquisition support.

SmartXR uses a unique combination of hardware and AI-powered software to lighten radiographers’ workloads and provide image acquisition support. 

Feature | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 04, 2021 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane
The COVID-19 pandemic brought about an uptick in the demand for imaging services. A fast, accessible method was...
The promise of personalized medicine, with its potential for treatments tailored to individual patients’ genomic footprints to generate better outcomes, has long tantalized the life sciences industry

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Feature | Information Technology | May 04, 2021 | By Rose Higgins
The promise of personalized medicine, with its potential for treatments tailored to individual patients’ genomic...
Asheville Radiology Associates announced the unveiling of a new brand including a name, logo and website. The adopted name of Asheville Radiology Associates is now ARA Health Specialists (ARAHS). The updated name more closely reflects ARAHS’ role in leading healthcare in Western North Carolina.
News | Radiology Business | May 03, 2021
May 3, 2021 — Asheville Radiology Associates announced the unveiling of a new brand including a name, logo and website...
UVA embedded links to their images and interactive radiology reports into Epic MyChart, allowing patients to review and share their Interactive Multimedia Reports and associated findings marked on live images through the hospital's patient portal.
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Reporting produces the tangible work product of diagnostic radiologists. Reports should reflect the expertise of the...
A 37-year-old woman developed a new, palpable left supraclavicular lymphadenopathy lump five days after her first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in the left arm. On the day of vaccination, the patient was asymptomatic. This is an example of how the vaccine can mimic cancer and swollen lymph nodes. Image used with permission of RSNA.

A 37-year-old woman developed a new, palpable left supraclavicular lymphadenopathy lump five days after her first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in the left arm. On the day of vaccination, the patient was asymptomatic. This is an example of how the vaccine can mimic cancer and swollen lymph nodes. Read more about this case study. Image used with permission of RSNA.

Feature | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | May 03, 2021 | By Dave Fornell, Editor
While the mass COVID-19 vaccination effort over the past four months is bringing closer the light at the end of the...
The contrast agents global market is expected to grow at a high single digit CAGR from 2020 to 2027 to reach $7,033.5 million by 2027 due to the increasing incidence and prevalence of chronic diseases and demand for diagnostic and interventional radiology procedures, increase in aging population, expansion of contrast agent indications, the growth of medical imaging in the emerging market, increasing research activities and favorable reimbursement

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News | Contrast Media | May 03, 2021
Chemical substances that improve the visibility of specific organs, tissues, or blood vessels during a diagnostic or...
Stroke imaging using Ambra health’s in built viewer.

Stroke imaging using Ambra health’s in built viewer.

Sponsored Content | Blog | PACS | May 03, 2021
Medical imaging, an often-overlooked piece of the puzzle in establishing a holistic patient health record, plays a...
DrChrono builds a new social platform and program that allows anyone the opportunity to recommend a company for DrChrono to partner with
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | May 03, 2021
May 3, 2021 — DrChrono Inc., the company developing the essential platform and services for modern medical practices,...
Molli provides breast cancer patients with a better experience over traditional wire and other lesion localization options; the new device helps surgeons remove lesions more efficiently with accuracy and specificity
News | Breast Imaging | May 03, 2021
May 3, 2021 — Molli Surgical Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for Molli, a new wire-...
Despite receiving high radiation doses to their tumors, lung cancer patients treated with technique that spares a large part of the esophagus did not develop severe inflammation of the esophagus

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News | Lung Imaging | April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 — For many patients with localized lung cancer (non-small-cell lung carcinoma and small cell lung...
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 — Canon Medical is bringing the power of accessible artificial intelligence (AI) for improved image...
The Women’s Heart Attack Research Program (HARP) study shows combining OCT and cardiac MRI can help detect the underlying cause of heart attacks in women who did not have blocked arteries.

The Women’s Heart Attack Research Program (HARP) study shows combining OCT and cardiac MRI can help detect the underlying cause of heart attacks in women who did not have blocked arteries.

News | Cardiac Imaging | April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 — In almost 10 percent of myocardial infarctions, no obvious cause in the coronary artery can be found....
#prostatecancer During the first wave of the corona pandemic, 36 percent fewer men were diagnosed with prostate cancer in Sweden than in previous years.

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News | Prostate Cancer | April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 — During the first wave of the corona pandemic, 36 percent fewer men were diagnosed with prostate cancer...