ISMRM

Report from ISMRM: Ultrahigh-field MRI improves characterization of multiple sclerosis

May 09, 2008

Diagnostic power and field strength go hand in hand when it comes to evaluating multiple sclerosis.

Ultra-high field MRI improves characterization of multiple sclerosis

May 08, 2008

Studies described during a scientific session at the ISMRM on Wednesday showed that diagnostic power and field strength go hand in hand when it comes to evaluating multiple sclerosis.

Report from ISMRM: MRS glutamate measures reflect heroin craving

May 08, 2008

New MR spectroscopy findings indicate that changes in brain glutamate levels reflect changes in heroin craving among addicts during methadone maintenance therapy. MRS may eventually help predict if addicts will relapse after treatment.

Report from ISMRM: Prostate imaging studies weigh diagnostic power of MRI methods

May 07, 2008

A clinical trial presented Monday demonstrated how complicated the quantification of dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI of suspected prostate cancer can be.

Report from ISMRM: Society expands educational scope, global reach

May 06, 2008

Radiologists can anticipate access to more web-based educational programming from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and a more intense international flavor in the society’s future work.

Medrad launches prostate education

May 06, 2008

Medrad unveiled an educational program at the ISMRM meeting designed to teach the operators of GE Signa scanners how to perform prostate MR with its eCoil Endorectal Coil.

Siemens showcases 3T, 1.5T scanners

May 05, 2008

Siemens Healthcare is focusing on its 3T Verio and 1.5T Essenza at the ISMRM meeting. Both were unveiled last year at the RSNA meeting.

ISMRM presentations reflect MR’s varied role in practice and research

May 04, 2008

Visitors to the 2008 International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in Toronto need only wait a minute for the door to swing from clinical issues to advanced research on functional and metabolic imaging.

Young Investigator Awards add luster to MRI’s scientific stars

April 30, 2008

Sophisticated pulse sequence developments and practical applications for diffusion imaging dominated the work of finalists selected for the ISMRM’s 2008 Young Investigator Awards.

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