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 - anxious woman

The vast majority of women experience only mild discomfort during image-guided breast biopsy, but some, namely younger women and those anticipating stonger pain to begin with, are more likely to experience greater levels of pain during the procedure, according to a study published in the July issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology.

 - surgery

The presence of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) on cardiac MR predicted perioperative risk and worse survival in patients with severe aortic stenosis who were to undergo surgical aortic valve replacement, according to a study published in the July 15 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

 - search

Google Trends, a feature of the search engine that allows users to track the frequency of searches, can offer insights into the general public’s information-seeking behavior on the topic of dense breasts, according to a study published online this month in Academic Radiology.

 - People Network

Despite the benefits of having a diverse workforce, radiology and radiation oncology have a disparity in diversity compared with other specialties, according to an article published in the July issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology.

 - mobile

In a pinch, mobile consultation using a smartphone to interpret CT images can offer similar diagnostic performance to in-house reports when a preliminary diagnosis of appendicitis from on-call radiologists is inconclusive, according to a Korean study.