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 - Decision aids help inform prostate cancer screening
Decision aids help inform prostate cancer screening
Oct 29, 2013 - Print and web-based decision aids (DAs) could be beneficial informants in prostate cancer screening decision-making processes, according to a study published on Oct. 14 in JAMA Internal Medicine.
 - cancer
Early PET/CT superior to RECIST for tipping off long-term outcomes
Oct 29, 2013 - Undergoing a pretreatment PET/CT scan has shown to have more predictive value than conventional follow-up protocol for colorectal cancer with metastases to the liver and could be the case for other cancers, according to a study published Oct. 17 in the Journal of Nuclear...
 - kidney
Clearer view: IR bests FBP for low-dose imaging of stones
Oct 29, 2013 - Iterative reconstruction (IR) has been shown to improve image quality and diagnostic confidence in the identification of urinary stones with abdominal low-dose CT, according to a study published in the November issue of Academic Radiology.
 - Brain injury
PET: A better tactic for imaging head trauma
Oct 29, 2013 - Imaging the inflammatory response with PET could provide more information about traumatic brain injury (TBI) than conventional CT and MRI methods, according to research presented during the Military Health System Research Symposium held in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Aug. 12.
Webinar: Northwest ImageShare: Linking Images, Clinicians & Care
Northwest ImageShare: Linking Images, Clinicians & Care
Sponsored by: Sectra
Oct 29, 2013 - Getting images via health information exchange represents a unique technical challenge—and opportunity for collaboration. Watch the video.