Catch up on the top radiology content of the past week.
Diagnostic Imaging's Weekly Scan is your chance to catch up on the latest radiology content, from new research and device news to the latest case quizzes and conference reports. Review the slideshow below to see this week's top content:
The resumed production of GE Healthcare's Ominpaque products is a welcome development for radiologists scrambling to come up with alternative dosing and imaging options in the past month during the temporary shortage of iodinated contrast media. READ MORE
Patients who had breakthrough COVID-19 infection and full vaccination with the BNT162b2 vaccine (Pfizer/BioNTech) were 35 percent less likely to debelop related pneumonia than unvaccinated patients with COVID-19 infections. READ MORE
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For post-op monitoring of patients who had pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) resection, a new study showed that diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) had enhanced sensitivity for detecting recurrent tumors in comparison to conventional MRI. READ MORE
In a recent video interview on the current iodinated contrast media shortage, neuroradiologist Sean Bryant, MD discussed imaging alternatives, emphasized communication with referring physicians on optimal studies, and discussed the ongoing need to prevent "protocol creep" with timely updates of imaging protocols. WATCH NOW.