Author | Todd Neff

Articles

Nonradiologists Have Binged on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

February 01, 2012

Study seems to support concern about increased MSK ultrasound use, possibly facilitated by the low cost and ready availability of the technology.

New MRI Technique Helps Diagnose Gliomas

January 27, 2012

A new magnetic resonance spectroscopy technique provides a definitive diagnosis of brain cancer based on imaging of a protein associated with a mutated gene.

Follow-on Brain CT Key for those on Blood Thinners

January 20, 2012

A follow-on CT scan can help lower risks of brain hemorrhage for patients with minor head injuries who are taking the anticoagulant warfarin, according to a study published online this week in the Annals of Emergency Medicine.

FDA: Bracco CardioGen ‘Strontium Breakthrough’ Caused by User Error

January 17, 2012

The problems lead to unexpectedly high patient radiation exposure and voluntary recall of the PET imaging agent.