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Radiotracer Identifies Metastatic Prostate Cancer Regardless of Anatomic Region

Radiotracer Identifies Metastatic Prostate Cancer Regardless of Anatomic Region

June 17th 2021

SNMMI

Recently approved PMSA-targeted radiotracer can pinpoint biochemical recurrent prostate cancer in men with unhelpful standard imaging.

PET Imaging Shows Increased Dementia Risk with Lipophilic Statins

PET Imaging Shows Increased Dementia Risk with Lipophilic Statins

June 16th 2021

SNMMI

Patients with mild cognitive impairment who take lipophilic statins have a more than doubled risk of progressing to dementia.

Novel PET Tracer Capable of Predicting Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture

Novel PET Tracer Capable of Predicting Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Rupture

June 16th 2021

SNMMI

Tested so far in animal models, this tracer could further the development of treatments for this life-threatening disease for which there are currently no therapies.

PET Imaging Reveals Efficacy of Novel Cancer Treatment

PET Imaging Reveals Efficacy of Novel Cancer Treatment

June 14th 2021

SNMMI

New therapy uses light from decaying radiopharmaceuticals to attack cancer cells from inside the body.

PET Technique Harnesses Head Movement to Improve Resolution

PET Technique Harnesses Head Movement to Improve Resolution

June 13th 2021

SNMMI

Using an external tracking device can lead to super-resolution that can potentially improve neurological disorder detection.

PET Radiotracer Can Detect, Assess Lung Fibrosis

PET Radiotracer Can Detect, Assess Lung Fibrosis

June 12th 2021

SNMMI

Use enables direct imaging of disease process.

SPECT + Deep Learning = Accurate Major Cardiac Event Prediction

SPECT + Deep Learning = Accurate Major Cardiac Event Prediction

June 11th 2021

SNMMI

Using advanced artificial intelligence can give patients a personalized assessment of their risk for significant events, such as heart attack or death.

Four Challenges of the AI Gold Rush

Four Challenges of the AI Gold Rush

May 28th 2021

SIIM

What you need to address for successful artificial intelligence adoption and enterprise imaging integration.

The Mask Effect: More, but Minor, Radiology Report Dictation Errors

The Mask Effect: More, but Minor, Radiology Report Dictation Errors

May 27th 2021

SIIM

Wearing a mask does cause an increase in report errors with speech-recognition software, but the mistakes are small and unlikely to cause a negative impact.

Better Opportunistic Osteoporosis Screening on CT Abdomen with Improved Automated Methods

Better Opportunistic Osteoporosis Screening on CT Abdomen with Improved Automated Methods

May 27th 2021

SIIM

Augmenting generalizability of automated methods with local fine-tuning can help providers diagnosis osteoporosis with these scans.