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Researchers Assess Emergency Radiology Response after Boston Marathon Bombings

July 15, 2014

Review highlights the crucial role medical imaging plays in emergency situations and ways in which radiology departments can improve their preparedness for mass casualty events ...
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MRI Technique May Help Prevent ADHD Misdiagnosis

June 17, 2014

Research shows that brain iron levels offer a potential biomarker in the diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) ...
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MRI Shows Brain Abnormalities in Late Preterm Infants

June 10, 2014

New study shows that babies born 32 to 36 weeks into gestation may have smaller brains and other brain abnormalities that could lead to long-term developmental problems ...
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Chest CT Helps Predict Cardiovascular Disease Risk

May 27, 2014


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Study shows that incidental chest CT findings can help identify individuals at risk for future heart attacks ...
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Gender May Contribute to Recovery Time After Concussion

May 6, 2014

A study of concussion patients using diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) found that males took longer to recover after concussion than females did. Results of the study, which show that DTI can be used as a bias-free way to predict concussion outcome, are published online in the journal Radiology. ...
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MRI Shows Disrupted Connections in the Brains of Young People with ADHD

April 30, 2014

A new study has found that children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have disrupted connections between different areas of the brain that are evident on resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging (rfMRI). ...
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