News tagged with scanner
A new study using MRI scans, led by Professor Jianfeng Feng, from the University of Warwick's Department of Computer Science, has found that depression frequently seems to uncouple the brain's "Hate Circuit". ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 04, 2011 | 5 / 5 (5) | 4 |
The analysis of 180 CT angiography studies done using a 320 detector row CT scanner found that a contrast media protocol based on 60 milliliters of iopamidol "had sufficient enhancement in more than 96% of coronary segments," ...
Other Oct 01, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A team of researchers says it has discovered why so many people undergoing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), especially in newer high-strength machines, get vertigo, or the dizzy sensation of free-falling, while inside or ...
Medical research Sep 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new method is set to help doctors diagnose osteoarthritis at such an early stage that it will be possible to delay the progression of the disease by many years, or maybe even stop it entirely.
Arthritis & Rheumatism Sep 12, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
In an effort to reduce the radiation dose delivered by computed tomography (CT) scans, staff at a community-based hospital developed a comprehensive CT radiation dose reduction program which has allowed them to reduce the ...
Cancer Aug 01, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(PhysOrg.com) -- In what can only be described as insightful, two doctors from The Netherlands, working with Italian imaging companies, have devised a means to use ultrasound to measure blood pressure. The technology, more ...
Medical research Jun 16, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 1 |
Each time you see a person that you know, your brain rapidly and seemingly effortlessly recognizes that person by his or her face.
Neuroscience May 31, 2011 | 4 / 5 (7) | 2 |
The use of breast shields is the technique of choice to protect the breasts of women from radiation exposure while undergoing chest CT examinations, according to a new study.
Cancer May 04, 2011 | not rated yet | 0