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As obesity rates continue to rise, the radiology community struggles with how to confront the challenges of imaging bariatric patients.
Esophageal Carcinoma Diagnosis Possible with Diffusion-Tensor MRI
Diffusion-tensor MRI and tractography may offer radiologists a noninvasive option for diagnosing esophageal carcinoma.
CT Shows Coronary Artery Plaque Prevalent Among HIV-infected Men
Imaging with CT and coronary CT angiography shows prevalent and extensive presence of coronary artery plaque among men infected with HIV.
CT May Help Diagnose Gout
Dual-energy CT may help clinicians diagnose gout when MSU crystals are not observed through polarizing microscopy.
Challenges in Imaging Obese Patients
When it comes to working with obese patients, manufacturers and clinicians are trying to solve the challenges presented in diagnostic imaging.
Second Tier CT Scanner Options Exceed Expectations
The latest KLAS report shows that providers who chose the more cost-effective options for CT scanners are happy with the products.
Nuclear Myocardial Perfusion Imaging Use Decreasing
Use of nuclear myocardial perfusion imaging exams dropped sharply between 2006 and 2011, but substitute imaging studies haven’t increased.
PET/MR for Bladder Cancer: UNC Investigates
Could PET/MR be a better modality than conventional MR and CT for bladder cancer?
Podcast: A Conversation about Lowering Radiation Dose
Diagnostic Imaging spoke with Dr. Johnsey Leef III, a radiologist with Charleston Area Medical Center in Charleston, WV, about how the industry is responding to the call for lower dose imaging and what his department is doing to address the issue.