Neurology MRI

Pediatric Imaging Use in Emergency Department on the Rise

August 04, 2020

Emergency providers are utilizing more ultrasound and MRI scans, fewer CTs.

Diagnostic Imaging Weekly Scan: July 31, 2020

July 31, 2020

COVID-19, Stroke, and Heart Damage; Limitations of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis; Guidance for Pediatric CTA; and Micro-Ultrasound and Prostate Cancer

COVID-19 Patients Face Greater Than Two-Times Risk for Large Vessel Occlusion Stroke

July 30, 2020

Clinicians should adopt a lower threshold for evaluating patients for stroke and providing care.

MRI Scans Reveal Further Evidence of Dementia Risk in World Trade Center First Responders

July 30, 2020

Responders who have cognitive impairment have reduced gray matter thickness in the brain consistent with neurodegenerative conditions.

PET/MRI Can Specifically Pinpoint Chronic Pain Source

July 14, 2020

18F-FDG PET/MRI can identify pain generator locations, leading to changes in pain management.

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.

MRI Shows Link Between Higher Brain Iron Levels and Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s Patients

June 30, 2020

Scans used, for the first time, to examine relationship between neocortex and cognitive decline.

Readily Available MRI Technique Could Shed Light on Common Pediatric Cancer

June 29, 2020

T1 mapping has the potential to determine neuroblastoma aggressiveness, as well as early efficacy of treatment.