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Micro Dose Gets FDA Nod For Pediatric Imaging
The FDA has cleared Micro Dose by EOS imaging, a low dose option now available on EOS equipment.
Most Patients with Acute Pancreatitis Don’t Need Imaging
Computed tomography and MRI may not be necessary for most patients who present to the emergency department with acute pancreatitis.
How Valuable is Advanced Imaging to PCPs?
Advanced imaging provides good value, say primary care physicians, but how valuable varies by the PCP’s number of years in practice.
Additional Imaging For Extramammary Findings on Breast MR
Women who have E3 and E4 extramammary findings from breast MRI should undergo additional imaging.
Technologists Opt For Radiation Therapy, Not Radiography, Nuclear Medicine
Fewer students entering radiography and nuclear medicine programs, despite ample class space, while more are studying radiation therapy.
FDA Clears New Version of Digital Radiography System
Siemens Healthcare announced FDA clearance for its two-detector Multix Fusion system.
Ultrasound May Detect Atherosclerotic Disease Before Symptoms
Clinicians using ultrasound may detect potential heart attacks or strokes before patients show symptoms.
CT for Suspected Renal Colic Yields Incidental Findings
Non-enhanced CT scans for suspected renal colic often detect incidental findings.
Abnormal Imaging Results Lost to Follow-up
Follow-up after abnormal imaging may be delayed due to poor communication.
Imaging Increasing for Headaches, Despite Recommendations
Advanced imaging may not be necessary for many people with headaches, but clinicians are ordering them for their patients.
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