EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Hypervascular pancreatic mass
- Rational computed tomography screening in 2003. Forster, Bruce B.; Mayo, John R. // Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal;Feb2003, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p14
Discusses the use of computed tomography (CT) screening for the early detection of disease. False-positive findings; Radiation exposure from CT screening; Overdiagnosis.
- The Killer Inside Me. Kita, Joe // Men's Health;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p116
Discusses the use of a modified electron-beam computed tomography scanner (EBCT) in the diagnosis of the entire body's health. How EBCT works; Benefits of EBCT.
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Rectal bleeding and abdominal mass. Chaptini, L.; Nammour, F.; Peikin, S. // Gut;Jan2006, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p15
A quiz concerning the diagnosis of a disease by seeing the computed tomography guided biopsy and pictures from the colon is presented.
- Use of invasive neuroradiological investigations in patients with normal computerised tomography. Tatler, G.L.V.; Moseley, I.F. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/9/1982, Vol. 285 Issue 6347, p1026
Examines the use of invasive neuroradiological investigations in patients with normal computerized tomography. Use of the technique for diagnosing a disease; Importance of scanner for the investigation of the disease process; Efficacy of computed tomography.
- Diagnosis of infection in the diabetic foot using F-FDG PET/CT: a sweet alternative? Gnanasegaran, Gopinath; Vijayanathan, Sanjay; Fogelman, Ignac // European Journal of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging;Oct2012, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p1525
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the use of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)/ Computed Tomography (CT) imaging in osteomyelitis diagnosis in diabetic foot, role of 18F-FDG PET/ CT in the...
- CT screens can detect early lung cancer. Hensley, Scott // Modern Healthcare;12/06/99, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p36
Reveals that evidence is growing that computed tomography (CT) can detect early lung cancer in patients at high risk for the disease. Significance of CT detection; Details on the use of CT on patients.
- Highly Enhanced Hepatic Masses Seen on CT During Arterial Portography: Early Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Adenomatous Hyperplasia. Onaya, Hiroaki; Itai, Yuji; Satake, Mitsuo; Luo, Tianyou; Saida, Yukihisa; Haruno, Masatora // Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology;Oct2000, Vol. 30 Issue 10
Describes the computed tomography (CT) features of highly enhanced hepatic masses as seen on CT arterial portography (CTAP), and describes the varieties of hepatic lesions associated with such findings. Effectiveness of CTAP in detecting hepatic tumors; Evidence of solitary highly enhanced...
- Radiology: BUSM study demonstrates tomosynthesis effective in diagnosing knee osteoarthritis. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;3/28/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article offers information on a study of Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts which reveals that knee osteoarthritis can be diagnosed more effectively with tomosynthesis than X-ray imaging.
- Rapid detection of human infections with fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose and positron emission tomography: preliminary results. Sugawara, Yoshifumi; Braun, Daniel K.; Kison, Paul V.; Russo, Joseph E.; Zasadny, Kenneth R.; Wahl, Richard L. // European Journal of Nuclear Medicine;1998, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p1238
Abstract. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of 2-[fluorine-18]fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (FDG) and positron emission tomography (PET) for rapid detection of human infections. Eleven patients who were known or suspected to be harboring various infections were studied with...