Oncology CT

Additional PET/CT Tracer to Detect Prostate Cancer

May 14, 2020

Researchers identify 18F-PMSA-1007 as an equally effective radiopharmaceutical for detecting prostate cancer.

Expert Guidance: During COVID-19, Lung Cancer CT Screenings Can Be Postponed

April 27, 2020

21-expert panel outlined 12 recommendations for when you can delay lung cancer screenings and lung nodule evaluations.

PSMA-PET/CT Outpaces Conventional Imaging with High-Risk Prostate Cancer Detection

March 23, 2020

Molecular imaging technique performs better with detection, staging, and determining treatment plans.

NELSON Trail: CT Lung Cancer Screening Benefits Confirmed

January 31, 2020

Decade-long trial shows frequent CT screening reduces high-risk smokers’ likelihood of dying from lung cancer.

What Method Is Best for Detecting Prostate Cancer Metastases?

November 19, 2018

The imaging process provides the most time-efficient sequence with the highest lesion detection rate and conspicuity.

Ga-68 PSMA-11 PET/MRI Superior to Multiparametric MRI in Prostate Cancer Detection

October 22, 2018

Thirty-two men participated in the retrospective study.

Insurance Coverage for Prostate MRIs Overly Restrictive

September 24, 2018

Coverage for prostate MRIs results in challenges for patients and referring physicians seeking to obtain ready access.

Physicians Not Discussing Lung Cancer Screening as per USPSTF Guidelines

August 30, 2018

Despite recommendations, shared decision-making for lung cancer screening in practice may be far from what is intended by guidelines.

More Prostate Imaging Doesn’t Equal Better Care

August 29, 2018

Despite undergoing more imaging outside the VA system, men with low-risk prostate cancer don’t show an improvement in care quality.

Low Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening Program Findings Similar to National Trial

August 14, 2018

Thorough prescreening evaluation is one critical element for a safe and successful lung cancer screening program.