COVID-19 Decimates Community-Based Imaging Volumes, Hitting Mammography Hardest

From February to April 2020, outpatient imaging in rural areas fell 66 percent.

FDA Clears MammoScreen™ from Therapixel

Artificial intelligence tool designed to improve radiologist cancer detection performance.

3 MRI Factors to Control Anesthesia Use with Kids

Paying attention to scanner strength, IV contrast, and body parts imaged can contribute to reducing anesthesia use.

Best Practices for Safely Reopening Mammography Services

After taking a nearly 70-percent hit to imaging volume during the COVID-19 pandemic, mammography service lines are beginning to churn toward full volume again.

CT Reveals Differences Between COVID-19 and Influenza Pneumonias

July 10, 2020

Scans reveal differences in lesion locations, mucoid impaction, and pleural effusion.

Imaging-in-a-Box

July 10, 2020

Philips thinks outside-the-box by turning shipping containers into individual CT and X-ray scan rooms.

Functional MRI Reveals Better Brain Activity in COVID-19 Patients That Previously Believed

July 09, 2020

Case study results show patient has brain connectivity similar to healthy individuals, pointing to positive prognosis possibilities.

Teleradiology Veterans See 140-Percent Spike in Productivity

July 09, 2020

An existing program set one London hospital up for success in managing images remotely during COVID-19.

Pre-Operative Breast MRI Diagnoses More Cancers in Women with DCIS

July 09, 2020

Incorporating this imaging catches 11 percent more cancers, potentially affecting surgery plans and outcomes.

Women Who Survive Childhood Cancer Benefit From Earlier Breast Screening

July 08, 2020

Annual MRI screening – with or without mammography – can prevent at least 50 percent of early deaths.

RSNA Announces $4 Million in Research, Education Grants

July 08, 2020

The RSNA Research and Education Foundation awards 93 grants from 47 institutions.

AI Is Not the End of Radiology’s World

July 08, 2020

One expert makes the case that the negative hype around artificial intelligence is not warranted and the radiologist’s role is secure.

A 9-Step Plan to Confront COVID-19

July 07, 2020

A network of nearly 50 CT facilities and the Moscow government reveal how their collaboration is working to promptly diagnose patients with COVID-19.

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