Radiology News

Radiologists Performing More Paracenteses, Thoracenteses
High, Increasing BP in Midlife Tied to Brain Changes in Late Life
Some Pregnant Women Exposed to Common MRI Contrast Agent
MRI Shows Vaping Has Transient Impact on Vascular Function
Air Pollutants Tied to Significant Worsening of Emphysema
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
Radial Artery Access Used for Neuroendovascular Procedures
AI Assists in Reading of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Images
Methylphenidate Tx Tied to Brain Changes in Boys With ADHD
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
AI Tool Discerns Lung Cancer Outcomes From Imaging Reports
Aspirin May Improve Liver Function After Embolization of HCC
Adjuvant RT May Cut Recurrence in Some With Prostate Cancer
Perfusion Assessment Key for Critical Limb Ischemia Diagnosis
Giant Cell Arteritis Occurs at Similar Rate in Blacks, Whites
Delayed/Foregone Care More Likely for Cancer Survivors With HDHPs
USPSTF Reaffirms Recs Against Screening for Pancreatic Cancer
Bone Health Management Key in Childhood Cancer Survivors
Low Specificity Limits Use of Focused Cardiac Ultrasonography
Guidance Issued for Research Use of Cardiac MRI After MI
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Plasma Assay Promising for Diagnosis of Early Alzheimer Disease
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Brain Aneurysm Risk Examined in Polycystic Kidney Disease
U-Shaped Association Found for Hemoglobin Level, Dementia Risk
Smoking May Limit Success of Embolization Therapy for PAVMs
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
AI Model Can Predict Long-Term Mortality From Chest Radiographs
Review Examines Methods for Diagnosis of Elevated ICP in Critically Ill
Increase in Rates of Medical Imaging in Pregnancy in U.S., Canada
Adiposity in Early Old Age Tied to MRI Signs of Brain Aging Later
Long-Term Diastolic Dysfunction Seen After Early Preeclampsia
Light Therapy May Prevent Oral Mucositis for Some in Cancer Tx
Factors Associated With Thyroid Cancer Overtreatment Identified
Novel PET Staging System May Help Monitor Alzheimer Disease
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Racial Disparity Shown in Odds of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Tool Uses Spine X-Rays to Assess Response to Osteoporosis Tx
Many Perceive Lack of Choice in Receipt of RAI for Thyroid Cancer
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Extended Follow-Up Supports Low-Dose CT for Lung Cancer Screening
Image-Based Model Predicts Radiation Tx Failure in Lung Cancer
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
I-131 Tx for Hyperthyroidism May Up Risk for Solid Cancer Death
AI Model Better Predicts CV Risk, Mortality Using Cardiac Imaging
Model Can Predict Lung Cancer in Patient With Visible Nodule on CT
Use of 3-D Mammography Rapidly Expanded 2015 to 2017
Myocardial Perfusion PET Predicts Cardiac Death in Diabetes
USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Too Conservative for Blacks
CT Use to Evaluate Suspected Urolithiasis Significantly Increased
Five-Year Overall Survival for Glioblastoma Persistently Low
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Physicians Unaware of Breast Density Laws, Cancer Risk
Combination Biopsy Strategy May Identify More Prostate Cancers
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Adrenal Incidentalomas Rarely Grow, Change Hormone Function
First States to Expand Medicaid Had Largest Bump in Cancer Screening
Most Women Unaware Alcohol Poses Breast Cancer Risk
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis Aids Detection of Glioma Growth
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
CV MRI Noninferior to Invasive Angiography + FFR in Stable CAD
Statins May Be Beneficial After Radiation to Thorax, Head, Neck
USPSTF Addresses Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Recommendations Issued for Imaging Use in Multiple Myeloma
Coronary Artery Calcium Levels in Middle Age Tied to LV Function
Nilvadipine Increases Cerebral Blood Flow in the Hippocampus
Cardiac Radiation Dose in NSCLC Predicts Mortality, Cardiac AEs
Chemoradiation Does Not Up Survival in Endometrial Cancer
Virtual Reality IDs Navigation Issues in Early Alzheimer Disease
Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Surveillance Breast MRI Ups Biopsy, Cancer Detection Rates
Carotid Atherosclerosis Predicts CV Events in Psoriatic Disease
AI Model Based on Deep Learning Detects ACL Tears on Knee MRI
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
Guidelines Updated for Radiotherapy After Prostatectomy
Mammogram Benefits Seen as More Important Than Harms
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
AI Model Can Improve Accuracy of Lung Cancer Screening
Cancer Consultation Low in Noncurable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Antiplatelets Do Not Up Recurrence in Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
DDW: Ingested Button Battery Can Cause Gastric Injury
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
AI Model Uses Serial Imaging to Predict Lung Cancer Tx Response
AAN: Oral BTK Inhibitor Superior to Placebo in Multiple Sclerosis
Bioimpedance Spectroscopy May Identify Lymphedema Earlier
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
New Recommendations Developed for Breast Cancer Screening
Whole-Body MRI Accurate for Staging Colorectal Cancer, NSCLC
ACS Sets Goal to Cut Cancer Mortality 40 Percent by 2035
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
Mammo-Based Deep Learning Model Assesses Breast Cancer Risk
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Percutaneous Ablation in Liver Cancer Tied to Better Outcomes
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
Radiology Residents Often Miss Child Abuse
New Lesions ID'd on Breast MRI During Treatment Likely Benign
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Clinicians Believe Link Between Breast Pain, Cancer Is Weak
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
ASTRO: Prior Authorization Obstacles Delaying Treatment
Radiotherapy Tied to Lower Recurrence of Early, Hormone-Driven Breast Cancer
Medicaid Reimbursement for Breast Radiation Varies by State
Diagnostic Criteria Proposed for Advanced-Age Proteinopathy
Radical Hemithoracic Radiation Tx Ups Survival in Mesothelioma
Coronary Vessel Wall Thickness Surrogate for CAD in Women
Postchemo Radiation Tx May Benefit Some With Hodgkin Lymphoma
Single-Dose Brachytherapy Effective for Prostate Cancer
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Obesity May Impact the Form and Structure of the Brain
Informational Film Improves Knowledge on Lung Cancer Screening
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Late-Pregnancy US Could Prevent Undiagnosed Breech Presentation
Stimulation of Targets in Brain May Up Recollection in Seniors
Some Patients With Imminently Fatal Cancer Undergo Treatment
AI Can Identify Model of Cardiac Rhythm Device From Chest X-Ray
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Female Radiation Oncologists Receive Lower Medicare Reimbursement
Morbidity Low With Focal Laser Ablation of Prostate Cancer
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
Same Services More Expensive in Outpatient Than Office Settings
Cortical Lesions in Multiple Sclerosis Tracked With 7.0-T MRI
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
Guidance Statements Issued for Breast Cancer Screening
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Boosts Metrics in Older Women
Bariatric Embolization Feasible for Treatment of Severe Obesity
Amyloid PET Linked to Changes in Management for MCI, Dementia
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Increasing Dose for Total Body Irradiation Cuts Graft Failure
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Virtual Reality Cuts Time to Guide Catheter to Target Blood Vessels
FDA: Breast Density Must Be Reported to Women During Mammograms
Maltreatment in Childhood May Affect Course of Adult Depression
Fewer Complications Seen With Uterine Fibroid Embolization
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
Radiomic Features May Predict Response to Chemo in NSCLC
Brachytherapy Boost Ups Survival in Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Image-Guided Intervention May Ease Pain of Severe Tennis Elbow
More Vascular Risk Factors Tied to Worse Brain Health
State Breast Density Notification Laws May Up Ultrasound Use
ACC: Ultrasound Surgery May Help Control Blood Pressure
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Can Reduce Benign Biopsy Rate
Pregnancy-Adapted Algorithm Avoids Diagnostic Imaging for PE
Breast Density Categorization Varies With Screening Modality
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
Noncontrast Brain MRI Effective for Monitoring Multiple Sclerosis
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
MRI Method That Measures Iron in Brain Shows Impact of Stroke
Chest CT May Be Better Than PET/CT for HNSCC Distant Metastasis Evaluation
Retinal Microvascular Changes Identified in Alzheimer Disease
Recall Down, Cancer Detection Up With Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Stereotactic Body RT Promising for Low-, Intermediate-Risk PCa
AAN: Sleep Apnea Tied to Higher Cortical Tau Levels in Seniors
Intervention Can Reduce Racial Differences in Lung Cancer Care
Performance Improvement Sustained After DBT Adoption
Stereotactic Radiation Feasible for Oligometastatic Cancer
MRI Cardiac Stress Test Predicts Death From Heart Disease
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