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News | Pediatric Imaging | December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 — More than half of people who received X-rays or computed tomography (CT) scans after electric...
Damage from concussion alters the way information is transmitted between the two halves of the brain, according to a new study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

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News | Clinical Trials | December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 — Damage from concussion alters the way information is transmitted between the two halves of the...
Image by Volker Pietzonka from Pixabay

Image by Volker Pietzonka from Pixabay

News | Pediatric Imaging | November 25, 2019
November 25, 2019 — Connectivity in an area of the brain that regulates emotion may be altered in infants exposed to...
Embrace Neonatal MRI is a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared and CE marked compact magnetic resononance imaging (MRI) system ergonomically designed to fit inside the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | November 25, 2019
November 25, 2019 — Embrace Neonatal MRI is a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared and CE marked compact...
Mindray announced its partnership with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, one of the top children's hospitals in the United States
News | Ultrasound Imaging | November 13, 2019
November 13, 2019 – Mindray announced its partnership with Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, one of the...
Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

Radiographer Apollo Exconde with his Lego concept open MRI for patient education.

News | Patient Engagement | November 11, 2019
November 11, 2019 — Radiographer Apollo Exconde, a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiographer with a special...
Unlike other technologies for imaging the placenta, pCASL MRI can distinguish maternal blood from fetal blood

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News | Clinical Trials | November 07, 2019
November 7, 2019 — A new imaging technique to track maternal blood flow to the placenta has the potential to help...
EOS is a device that captures bi-planar images with two perpendicular X-ray beams that travel vertically while scanning the patient from head to toe
News | Pediatric Imaging | October 29, 2019
October 29, 2019 — MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach is now the only children's hospital...
Sudhen Desai, M.D.

Sudhen Desai, M.D.

Feature | Pediatric Imaging | September 04, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Burnout has become a popular buzzword in today’s business world, meant to describe prolonged periods of stress in the...
ADHD Medication May Affect Brain Development in Children

Images of regions of interest (colored lines) in the white matter skeleton representation. Data from left and right anterior thalamic radiation (ATR) were averaged. Image courtesy of C. Bouziane et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | August 16, 2019
August 16, 2019 — A drug used to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to affect development of...
Ultrasound Guidance Improves First-attempt Success in IV Access in Children. Dave Fornell
News | Pediatric Imaging | August 14, 2019
August 14, 2019 – Children’s veins are small and sometimes difficult to access during necessary medical treatment. When...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | July 03, 2019
Sudhen Desai, M.D., FSIR, interventional radiologist at Texas Children's Hospital, editor of IR Quarterly for the...
Ann Arbor Startup Launches Augmented Reality MRI Simulator
Technology | Virtual and Augmented Reality | June 04, 2019
June 4, 2019 — SpellBound, an Ann Arbor startup specializing in augmented reality (AR) tools for children in hospitals...
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Develops Palm-sized 3-D Scoliosis Ultrasound Imaging System
News | Ultrasound Imaging | May 03, 2019
May 3, 2019 — The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) announced the development of a palm-sized 3-D ultrasound...
Novel Software Improves Accuracy of Radiation Therapy for Pediatric Cancer Treatment
News | Radiation Therapy | April 29, 2019
April 29, 2019 — A new report by Arthur Olch, Ph.D., highlights use of specialized software at Children’s Hospital Los...
Samsung Demonstrates Viability of Lower Dose Digital Radiography Algorithm for Pediatric Patients
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | April 24, 2019
April 24, 2019 — Samsung announced that its new image post-processing engine (IPE), S-Vue 3.02, recently received U.S....
ASE Releases Guidelines for Transesophageal Echo in Congenital Heart Disease
News | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | February 05, 2019
February 5, 2019 – The American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) released a new document that provides a comprehensive...
RadiologyInfo.org Launches RadInfo 4 Kids
News | Pediatric Imaging | January 28, 2019
January 28, 2019 – RadiologyInfo.org recently launched RadInfo 4 Kids, a new section of the website with videos,...
Youth Football Changes Nerve Fibers in Brain

Statistically significant clusters (red-colored) showing group differences (Control vs. Football) in white matter strain along the primary (F1) and secondary (F2) fibers. While body of corpus callosum (BBC) showed relative shrinkage in Football group, the other clusters showed relative stretching of fibers. PCR: Posterior Corona Radiata, PLIC: Posterior Limb of Internal Capsule, SCR: Superior Corona Radiata, SLF: Superior Longitudinal Fasciculus, SCC: Splenium of Corpus Callosum. Image courtesy of Kim et al.

News | Neuro Imaging | December 07, 2018
December 7, 2018 — Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans show repetitive blows to the head result in brain changes...
VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children's Commercialize Real-Time Acute Kidney Injury Tracking
News | Contrast Media | November 30, 2018
November 30, 2018 — VigiLanz and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center recently announced a collaboration that...