A cardiologist detected Sweeney’s condition during a mandatory checkup.
The platform automatically segments T1-weighted MRI brain scans and generates volumetric measurement reports for radiologists.
The once-promising practice managed 16 or so locations across four markets at its height and had considered expanding to as many as 70, offering MR scans for a $600 flat fee.
The updated approach relies solely on CT imaging data and does not require a catheter.
Providers from four top imaging institutions called on leaders and providers alike to come together and help stem this dangerous trend.
“Our message is simple: sit less and move more,” one researcher said.
The legal battle dates back to 2012, when plaintiffs claim Sanford Minkin, MD, misinterpreted ultrasound and mammography images, leading to Lana Burton's eventual death from breast cancer.
The hospital many consider the best prepared in the U.S. to handle a pandemic prior to the COVID crisis now finds itself “on an absolutely catastrophic path.”
Most radiology residents also prefer a more systematized method of sharing their findings, signaling a possible change in future reporting trends.
Patients who were evaluated by a cardiologist were much more likely to undergo stress testing, transthoracic echocardiography and coronary angiography.
When tested on a handful of healthy participants, the modality produced 3D brain images in about 10 minutes.
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) is combining forces with two other groups to challenge the FDA final rule allowing broad, state-by-state importation of drugs from Canada.