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Melissa Rohman
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Health Imaging

New research published online Feb. 23 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology suggests that Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) spending on non-invasive diagnostic imaging services has been declining over the past decade.  

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According to a study published online Feb. 22 in the Journal of American Medical Association, MRI-derived parameters applied to a risk model could reduce unnecessary biopsies and improve accuracy in diagnosising of prostate cancer.  

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Health Imaging

Researchers from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, managed by the University of California and the U.S. Department of Energy, and the Ohio State University have constructed the first 3D images of DNA structures, according to a press release.  

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Health Imaging

A 42-year-old woman found two surgical sponges had been left inside her abdomen from previous surgeries for at least six years, according to a recent article by CNN. 

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U.S. radiologists serve more medically complex Medicare patients than most physicians, according to a study published online in the February issue of Academic Radiology.

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Health Imaging

Diffusion kurtosis imaging could reduce unnecessary breast biopsies and expand treatment options, according to a recent release from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).  

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Health Imaging

According to survey results recently published online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology, more than one-third of radiologists lack exposure to artificial intelligence (AI) educational material and resources. Additionally, most trainees' desire to learn about or pursue diagnostic radiology is hindered by AI's role in medicine.  

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Despite an increase of coronary CT angiography (CCTA) exams in emergency departments (EDs) in the last decade, myocardial perfusion imaging examinations (MPI) and stress echocardiography remain the dominant imaging exams for patients with acute chest pain, according to a study recently published in the American Journal of Roentgenology.

Health Imaging

According to a recent University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) release, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland is the first hospital in the U.S. to receive the Precision Virtual Reality visualization platform for pediatric neurosurgery.  

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Health Imaging

According to a study recently published in the February issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology, researchers from South Korea have found an alternative to conventional MRI in pediatric patients who can't restrict their movement during imaging.