Radiology News
MR-guided focused US: A therapy revolution?
March 14, 2014 -- MR-guided focused ultrasound has the potential to become one of the most exciting and revolutionary treatment technologies of the 21st century, according to presenters at an ECR 2014 scientific session. They highlighted the technique's capability to improve treatment of a wide range of medical conditions.
Specificity provides mixed opportunities for MRI
March 13, 2014 -- In recent years, development of application-focused MRI technology has appeared to slow. Improvements on scan speed, workflow, and operating cost have broadened the availability of MRI during austere times. But few of these developments have offered new insight for clinical diagnosis -- but that might changing. Could MRI finally be on a path toward greater clinical specificity?
Top tips from Adrian Dixon on brushing up your CV
March 12, 2014 -- VIENNA - Seeking advice on CVs and job interviews? Who better to ask than Dr. Adrian Dixon, long-ser­ving Cambridge professor and dedicated teacher, researcher, and mentor, as well as former editor in chief of European Radiology.
New BI-RADS uncouples assessment and management
March 11, 2014 -- VIENNA - The fifth edition of the BI-RADS atlas has been released, and while there have been several changes, perhaps the most important is the uncoupling of the assessment category and management recommendation, according to presenters at an ECR 2014 session on Sunday afternoon.
New ESR president wants to draw national societies closer
March 11, 2014 -- VIENNA - Incoming European Society of Radiology (ESR) President Dr. Lorenzo Bonomo discusses his plans for the organization during his presidency and his vision for the year to come.
Video from ECR 2014: Dr. Maximilian Reiser on European Radiology
March 11, 2014 -- VIENNA - Dr. Maximilian Reiser discusses the current challenges facing European Radiology and future plans for the journal with Editor-in-Chief Philip Ward at ECR 2014.
Conflict over recognition for MRI discovery resurfaces at ECR
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - The long-running and hostile dispute over who should receive credit for the invention of clinical MRI resurfaced during Sunday's Honorary Lecture at ECR 2014.
Heart rate jumps with CT contrast agent
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - Faster heart rates are the last thing radiologists want with coronary CT angiography. But that's apparently what they get when using a contrast agent with a slightly higher iodine concentration, according to a Monday presentation at ECR 2014.
Study finds PET/CT can help diagnose CUP syndrome
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - FDG-PET/CT can identify a possible primary tumor in patients with carcinoma with unknown primary tumor (CUP) syndrome at a rate comparable to that found in autopsy studies, German researchers reported on Monday at ECR 2014.
Population-based whole-body MRI finds serious disease
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - Whole-body MRI screening is safe and accurate for detecting serious pathology in the asymptomatic general population -- especially in patients older than 50, according to a study presented on Sunday at ECR 2014. A few findings were more prevalent than expected in individuals younger than 50.
CT saddled as 'workhorse' for evaluating post-op complications
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - For suspected late postoperative complications in the abdomen, CT can provide swift and accurate diagnoses in what may be life and death situations, ECR 2014 delegates heard at Sunday's session on gastrointestinal tract imaging.
Case report: Interventional retrieval of portacath fragment
March 10, 2014 -- Portacaths are commonly indicated for long-term administration of parenteral medications. This case report details the successful interventional retrieval of a fractured portacath fragment with cardiac migration. This is rather an unusual complication that, at times, can be life-threatening.
Operator dependency remains a concern for US elastography
March 10, 2014 -- VIENNA - Deep concerns persist over the operator dependency of ultrasound elastography, judged on a heated discussion during the Special Focus session about imaging thyroid nodules on Sunday at ECR 2014.
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