RADIOLOGY NEWS
Video from ISMRM 2022: Thoralf Niendorf on MRI field strength
May 16, 2022 -- Is the future all about low-field MRI, or will high-field scanners continue to have an important role to play in clinical imaging? For answers, we caught up with Prof. Thoralf Niendorf, PhD, at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM). He remains an enthusiastic supporter of ultrahigh-field MRI. Read More
Web-based application aids MRI safety assessments
May 16, 2022 -- A new web-based software application can facilitate safety assessments of MRI exams, according to a presentation on 11 May at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in London. Read More
MRI shows that PTSD from 9/11 attacks affects cognitive ability
May 13, 2022 -- MRI shows that first responders to the 11 September terrorist attacks who later had post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are at higher risk of cognitive impairment as they age, according to research presented at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
MRI has upper hand on CT for ovarian cancer detection
May 13, 2022 -- MRI has advantages over CT when it comes to detecting and characterizing ovarian masses, but more data is needed, according to a presentation on 11 May at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
Diffusion-weighted MRI models can classify breast lesions
May 13, 2022 -- Diffusion-weighted MR imaging models can differentiate between malignant and benign breast lesions, according to research presented on 11 May at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
ESR moves annual congress to summer schedule for 3 more years
May 12, 2022 -- Get ready to spend at least part of your summers in Vienna. The European Society of Radiology (ESR) announced on 12 May that it would hold another three editions of its annual European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in early July. Read More
COVID-19 anxiety during pregnancy may affect infant brain development
May 12, 2022 -- Brain MRI scans of babies born during the COVID-19 pandemic support findings that depression and anxiety in pregnant women can affect early brain development, according to a presentation at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Read More
MRI method can track spinal disc changes
May 11, 2022 -- A novel MRI registration method can track changes in intervertebral discs noninvasively while characterizing disc structures, according to research presented on 10 May at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Titti Owman on MRI safety
May 11, 2022 -- LONDON - Titti Owman has a longstanding interest in patient safety in MRI. In a video interview at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), we spoke with her about the current situation and what's happened in her home country since a serious MRI accident took place in Swedish Lapland in October 2020. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Boel Hansson on congress preparation
May 11, 2022 -- LONDON - A successful session at a medical meeting requires careful planning and preparation, particularly in a pandemic, according to Boel Hansson, PhD, from Lund, Sweden. In a video interview at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), she explains how speakers worked together to put on a well-received session about MRI safety. Read More