Clinical Trials

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

Report Finds Identifying Patients for Lung Cancer Screening Not So Simple
News | Lung Cancer | June 18, 2018

June 18, 2018 — New findings in the current issue of The American Journal of Managed Care suggest that getting the...

PET/CT Changes Care for 59 Percent of Suspected Recurrent Prostate Cancer Cases
News | Prostate Cancer | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 — A recently presented investigational clinical trial evaluated the impact of 18F fluciclovine...

Accuray TomoTherapy System Beneficial in Two Total Body Irradiation Studies
News | Radiation Therapy | June 13, 2018

June 12, 2018 — Recently published data from two new...

Women More Likely to Use Other Preventive Health Services Following Mammography
News | Mammography | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 – Medicare beneficiaries who undergo...

Reduced hippocampal volume on MRI

This figure shows reduced hippocampal volume over the course of 6 years as seen on progressive volumetric analysis and also coronal MRI evaluations (arrows).Progressive volume loss in the mesial temporal lobe on MRI is a characteristic imaging feature of AD. This patient was a case of Alzheimer’s Dementia.

 

News | Neuro Imaging | June 12, 2018

June 12, 2018 — According to a UCLA Medical Center...

Lung Decision Precision
News | Lung Cancer | June 04, 2018

For smokers and former smokers, the threat of lung cancer always lurks in the shadows.

To flush it out of the...

New Ultrasound Guidelines Reliably Identify Children Who Should be Biopsied for Thyroid Cancer

Image courtesy of Loyola Medicine

News | Pediatric Imaging | May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 — A Loyola Medicine study has found that new...

News | Digital Radiography (DR) | May 25, 2018

May 25, 2018 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced that two...

Breast Cancer Survivors Not Getting Recommended Number of Mammograms Post-Surgery
News | Mammography | May 24, 2018

May 24, 2018 — Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended level of screening post-surgery, according to...

New Studies Highlight MRI Use for Prostate Cancer Screening and Management
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 — Three new studies presented at the 113th annual meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA)...

Impaired Brain Pathways May Cause Attention Problems After Stroke
News | Neuro Imaging | May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018 — Damage to some of the pathways that carry information throughout the brain may be responsible for...

FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Including Pregnant Women in Clinical Trials
News | Women's Health | May 03, 2018

May 3, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced the availability of a draft guidance...

Pilot Study Initiated for Blood-Based Breast Test
News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — Overlake Medical Center in Bellevue, Wash., announced it has enrolled 85 patients in a...

Brain Scans May Help Diagnose Neurological, Psychiatric Disorders

Brain networks from nine people were analyzed to generate the heat map above, which shows the areas that change the most (red) to the least (green), from person to person. A new study shows that individual brain networks are remarkably stable from day to day and while undertaking different tasks, suggesting that finding differences between individuals could help diagnose brain disorders or diseases. Image courtesy of Caterina Gratton.

News | Neuro Imaging | April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018 — There are no laboratory tests to diagnose migraines, depression, bipolar disorder and many other...

Chest X-ray AI Algorithm Correctly Identifies Lung Disease for Dubai Health Authority
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced the preliminary results of a...