MRI radiomics help predict prostate cancer metastases
May 9, 2022 -- Radiomics features extracted from multiparametric MRI exams can help predict whether prostate cancer will metastasize, according to research presented at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in London, U.K. Read More
Video from ISMRM 2022: Katja Pinker-Domenig on breast MRI
May 9, 2022 -- LONDON - How do they use breast MRI at the world-famous Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) in New York? What impact has the pandemic had on screening for breast cancer? Top researcher Dr. Katja Pinker-Domenig, PhD, provides some answers in a video interview. Read More
Imaging biomarkers can help transform stroke prevention
May 9, 2022 -- A large global study in stroke patients has shown how MRI biomarkers to estimate relative brain age can enhance surveillance and improve predictions on poststroke recovery, compared with simply using chronological brain age. Read More
How exactly does AI promise to transform clinical practice in MRI?
May 8, 2022 -- LONDON - Imaging scientists have only just begun to scratch the surface of what artificial intelligence (AI) can do to benefit patients and professional practice, particularly in terms of contrast agent usage, delegates at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine learned during a special session on Saturday. Read More
Economic factors limit clinical adoption of 7T MRI systems
May 7, 2022 -- LONDON - The cost of 7-tesla MRI systems is the main deterrent to more widespread clinical adoption of the scanners in hospitals, not technical challenges, a leading German expert told delegates at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Read More
Personal approach enables MRI in autistic patients
May 7, 2022 -- Successful MRI exams in autistic patients require effective communication, training, and adjustments to the scanning environment, according to a May 7 session at the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting in London. Read More
MRI shows that long-term diabetes elevates gray-matter atrophy risk
May 6, 2022 -- Japanese researchers using MRI have found that longer a person has diabetes, the higher their risk of gray-matter atrophy, according to a study published May 2 in Diabetes Care. Read More
Radiomics, AI primed for bigger role in genitourinary applications
May 5, 2022 -- Clinical use of radiomics and artificial intelligence (AI) in genitourinary applications has been limited to date, but that's likely to change in the future, according to a talk at the American Roentgen Ray Society meeting in New Orleans. Read More
FDA doubles MRI scans needed for Aduhelm patients
May 4, 2022 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has updated safety labeling for Biogen's Alzheimer's disease drug aducanumab (Aduhelm) to include two additional MRI scans for patients during the first year of treatment. Read More
MRI highlights how prenatal maternal distress affects children
April 28, 2022 -- A research team using MRI has found that prenatal maternal distress alters the brain development of their babies, according to a study published April 29 in JAMA Network Open. Read More