Clinical Trials

Clinical trials and studies about imaging technology can be found on this channel.

In scans of a 62-yr-old man with Gleason 4+3 PCa treated with radical prostatectomy, with rising PSA level (1.32) and PSA doubling time of 3.7 months, 64CuCl2-PET/CT images revealed 2 positive small left iliac lymph nodes (A,C), whereas 18F-Choline PET/CT (B,D) was negative (arrows).

In scans of a 62-yr-old man with Gleason 4+3 PCa treated with radical prostatectomy, with rising PSA level (1.32) and PSA doubling time of 3.7 months, 64CuCl2-PET/CT images revealed 2 positive small left iliac lymph nodes (A,C), whereas 18F-Choline PET/CT (B,D) was negative (arrows). Image courtesy of A Piccardo et al., Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy.

News | Prostate Cancer | March 07, 2018

An Italian study featured in the March...

Older women residing in the U.S territories are less likely to receive recommended or timely care for breast cancer compared with similar women residing in the continental United States
News | Women's Health | March 06, 2018

Older women residing in the U.S territories are less likely to receive recommended or timely care for...

dense breast tissue can lead to a missed cancer diagnosis
News | Clinical Trials | March 05, 2018

The Athena Breast Health Network has chosen Massachusetts-based Mammosphere to provide network management of medical...

Imaging Plays Key Role in Evaluating Injuries at Olympics
News | Orthopedic Imaging | February 28, 2018

February 28, 2018 — The Olympic Games give elite athletes a chance at athletic triumph, but also carry a risk of...

ASE Participating in Global Study to Establish New Standardization in Cardiovascular Ultrasound
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018 – The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) and its International Alliance Partners are...

CyberKnife System Provides Long-Lasting Pain Relief for Trigeminal Neuralgia Patients
News | Radiation Therapy | February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018 — Accuray Inc. recently announced that data from a...

Patients Lack Information About Imaging Exams
News | Patient Engagement | February 14, 2018

February 14, 2018 — Patients and their caregivers desire information about upcoming...

PSMA PET-CT Clearly Differentiates Prostate Cancer from Benign Tissue

68Ga-PSMA PET/CT images showing multifocal PCA in peripheral zone with GS of 5 1 5 5 10. (A and C) Axial PET images. (B and D) Fused PET/CT images. SUVmax of lesion in B was 84.3 and that of lesion in D was 5.7. IRS was 3, and 80% of cells were stained. Credit: Senior author V Prasad, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany.

News | PET-CT | February 05, 2018

February 5, 2018 — Using nuclear...

Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients Face Barriers to Standard-of-Care Treatment
News | Lung Cancer | January 29, 2018

January 23, 2018 — Despite decades of clinical research establishing chemotherapy with thoracic...

Advaxis Immunotherapy Offers Potential Combo Treatment for Anal Cancer
News | Radiation Therapy | January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018 — Advaxis Inc. (NASDAQ:ADXS), a late-stage biotechnology immunotherapy company announced that data...

Brain-scan guided emergency stroke treatment can save more lives
News | Neuro Imaging | January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 – Advances in brain ...

Age Impacts Post-treatment Mortality for Early-stage Lung Cancer Patients

Image courtesy of Henri Becquerel Cancer Center

News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | January 24, 2018

January 24, 2018  — A University of Colorado Cancer Center...

Brain Imaging Predicts Language Learning in Deaf Children
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 23, 2018

January 23, 2018 – In a new international collaborative...

Imricor Announces Enrollment Completion for Clinical Study on Vision-MR Ablation Catheter
News | Interventional Radiology | January 23, 2018

January 23, 2018 – Imricor Medical Systems announced completion of enrollment for the...

Smartphone Addiction Creates Imbalance in Brain
News | Mobile Devices | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Researchers have found an imbalance in the brain chemistry of young people addicted to...

Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for...

Emergency Radiologists See Inner Toll of Opioid Use Disorders

Rates of Imaging Positivity for IV-SUDs Complications. Image courtesy of Efren J. Flores, M.D.

News | Clinical Trials | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – Emergency radiologists are seeing a high prevalence of patients with complications related to...

Minimally Invasive Treatment Provides Relief from Back Pain

Lumbar spine MRI showing disc herniation and nerve root at baseline and one month after treatment

News | Interventional Radiology | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 — The majority of patients were pain-free after receiving a new image-guided pulsed radiofrequency...