RADIOLOGY NEWS
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
Has cardiac MRI reached its diagnostic potential?
May 11, 2022 -- Cardiac MRI has overcome issues that limited its use in the past. But challenges remain, specifically in how it can diagnose cardiovascular disease in women, according to a presentation given on 9 May at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
MRI radiomics help predict prostate cancer metastases
May 11, 2022 -- Radiomics features extracted from multiparametric MRI exams can help predict whether prostate cancer will metastasize, according to research presented at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in London, U.K. Read More
Can machine learning deliver 1-minute brain MRI scans?
May 10, 2022 -- With a few enhancements, including machine learning, a quantitative technique called MR fingerprinting could make a one-minute clinical brain MRI scan a reality, according to a May 9 talk at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in London. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Tim Leiner on his move to Mayo Clinic
May 10, 2022 -- LONDON - Dutch radiologist Dr. Tim Leiner, PhD, surprised many people in September 2021 when he took up a new post at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, U.S. We caught up with the immediate past president of International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) and asked him what lay behind his decision. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Why Nandita deSouza loves the congress
May 10, 2022 -- LONDON - Radiologist and cancer imaging expert Prof. Nandita deSouza, PhD, has attended nearly every annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) since 1991. In this interview, she explains why she returns year after year. Read More
Inquest looks into fatal delay over failure to act on CT scan
May 10, 2022 -- A U.K. investigation into why the radiology report of a patient who eventually died lay unseen by an oncologist for six days has found that there was a failure of the system to ensure unexpected findings are seen immediately by clinicians, national and local media outlets have reported. Read More
Diffusion-weighted MRI shows promise in breast imaging
May 10, 2022 -- Diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) derived from MRI can help reduce unnecessary biopsies in breast cancer screening, according to presentations given on 9 May at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI
May 9, 2022 -- LONDON - How do they use breast MRI at the world-famous Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York? What impact has the pandemic had on screening for breast cancer? Leading researcher Dr. Katja Pinker-Domenig, PhD, provides some answers in a video interview. Read More
Don't modify the quench button: MRI safety grabs attention at ISMRM 2022
May 9, 2022 -- LONDON - Take great care when it comes to the quench button, a specialist on MRI safety standards warned at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM). Also, stay vigilant about thermal burns, attendees were told. Read More