CTPA doesn't necessarily improve usual care for PE diagnosis
Adding CT pulmonary angiography (CTPA) doesn't necessarily improve the usua...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI may not be ready to assess for pulmonary embolism Chest CT, stress testing find PE in 25% of COVID-19 patients Exposure to contrast on CTPA doesn't cause long-term kidney injury Thoracic CT shows promise for monitoring health of obese patients CTPA shows promise as a PE predictor in COPD patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 5, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Are radiologists regaining control of cardiac imaging?
The rate of coronary CT angiography (CCTA) exams performed by radiologists i...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 3D liver segmentation detects fatty liver on cardiac CT Early heart damage raises risk of death in COVID patients COVID-19 'long-haulers' could have long-term effect on radiology Use of cardio CT, MRI increases, but remains fraction of heart imaging 3D fusion improves CT, MRI heart disease diagnosis (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 30, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Silent Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevalent on CT in Middle Age Silent Coronary Atherosclerosis Prevalent on CT in Middle Age
CT angiography also detected atherosclerosis in cases missed by coronary artery calcium testing in a population-based cohort without known heart disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - September 28, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Improving the diagnosis of heart disease in women
YSM ’s Dr. Samit Shah is studying the effectiveness of tests to detect heart conditions, more common in women, that elude a standard angiogram. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Vascular injury is an infrequent finding following non-fatal strangulation in two Australian trauma centres - Williamson F, Collins S, Dehn A, Doig S.
OBJECTIVE: Non-fatal strangulation assessment is challenging for clinicians as clear guidelines for evaluation are limited. The prevalence of non-fatal strangulation events, clinical findings, frequency of injury on computed tomography angiogram (CTA) and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Use AI with CT to better assess stroke patients' collateral flow
Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm that ca...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mobile stroke units with onboard CT deliver best early care Mobile interventional stroke unit improves patient 90-day outcomes LVO stroke patients benefit from going directly to angiography suite 'Redundant imaging' for TIA workup increases in the ED Up to 40% of COVID-19 survivors experience neurological effects (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 13, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FFR Adds No Value to Angiography: RIPCORD 2 FFR Adds No Value to Angiography: RIPCORD 2
In patients with coronary disease undergoing PCI, fractional flow reserve assessment at the time of angiography improves outcome but has no apparent value as a routine study in all CAD patients.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 30, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Angiography Can Wait for Cardiac Arrest Without ST-Elevation Angiography Can Wait for Cardiac Arrest Without ST-Elevation
Results of the TOMAHAWK trial show that immediate transfer for angiography after out-of-hospital arrest without ST-segment elevation provided no mortality advantage over a delayed or more selective approach.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - August 29, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

CTA shows how statin treatment changes coronary plaque
CT angiography (CTA) shows that statin treatment in patients at risk of hear...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: 'Redundant imaging' for TIA workup increases in the ED CTA shows the effect of job stress on the heart Use of CTA, CT perfusion up -- but for the right reasons Elucid touts CTA phenotyping study for atherosclerosis SCCT publishes consensus report on coronary CTA (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 18, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mobile interventional stroke unit improves patient 90-day outcomes
A pilot program conducted in New York City has shown that a mobile interventiona...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: LVO stroke patients benefit from going directly to angiography suite 'Redundant imaging' for TIA workup increases in the ED Stroke care drops in early months of pandemic CT mobile stroke units improve patient outcomes NeuroLogica launches new mobile stroke CT scanner (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 5, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Neuroimaging utilization in EDs increases by 72%
Overall emergency department (ED) neuroimaging use grew by 72% in the U.S. betwee...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Emergency department CT use for cervical spine has increased LVO stroke patients benefit from going directly to angiography suite 'Redundant imaging' for TIA workup increases in the ED Decision support could improve ED pediatric appendicitis imaging Emergency visits present cancer screening opportunities (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 4, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

LVO stroke patients benefit from going directly to angiography suite
Patients with suspected large vessel occlusion (LVO) stroke can have bette...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Can radiology AI win with a bad hand? Machine learning helps find vessel occlusions on CTA Algorithm detects LVO stroke on multiphase CTA Will Medicare reimbursement propel radiology AI market? COVID-19 associated with large vessel strokes (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 2, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PCI for ACS After TAVR Mostly Succeeds, Valve Choice May Matter PCI for ACS After TAVR Mostly Succeeds, Valve Choice May Matter
Overall, reaccess coronary angiography was successful in about 99% of cases with type of prosthesis identified as the most important variable in predicting success, according to researchers from Germany.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 21, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

What Is a Coronary Angiogram?
Title: What Is a Coronary Angiogram?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - July 20, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

PCI for Chronic Total Occlusion More Successful After Coronary CTA PCI for Chronic Total Occlusion More Successful After Coronary CTA
The success rate of PCI for chronic total occlusion is improved by performing coronary computed tomography angiography beforehand, according to a randomized controlled trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Doctors warn against off-label use of new Alzheimer's drug for cerebral amyloid angiopathy
(Massachusetts General Hospital) There is no clinical evidence that the monoclonal antibody aducanumab is beneficial to patients with cerebral amyloid angiopathy, according to a Massachusetts General Hospital neurologist and other officers with the International Cerebral Amyloid Angiography Association. In a letter in The Lancet Neurology, the group cited concerns over safety and efficacy in recommending that aducanumab not be prescribed off-label by physicians for the treatment of cerebral amyloid angiopathy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medtronic Vascular Recalls Angiographic Guidewire Component Medtronic Vascular Recalls Angiographic Guidewire Component
The Class I recall, the most serious type, was issued for certain models because of sterilization issues.News Alerts (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 3, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Taking the fear out of cardiac testing
When it comes to the heart, it can be scary to seek care when you think you might be having a problem. Tests may be necessary to evaluate your heart, and the unfamiliar terminology associated with these tests can be confusing and intimidating. Understanding terms like electrocardiogram, echocardiogram, coronary angiogram or stress test may help alleviate the fear. "Whenever we order these tests, we don't want you to have anxiety," says Dr. Christopher DeSimone, a Mayo… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

HIV-positive people have higher incidence of coronary plaque
Coronary CT angiography (CCTA) shows that HIV-positive people have higher incidenc...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CTA shows the effect of job stress on the heart Use of CTA, CT perfusion up -- but for the right reasons CCTA shows coronary plaque burden higher in people with HIV Machine learning helps find vessel occlusions on CTA CTA spots COVID-19 in stroke patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 30, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Coronary angiography video interpolation methods to reduce x-ray exposure frequency
(Compuscript Ltd) In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; DOI https://doi.org/10.15212/CVIA.2021.0011, Xiao-lei Yin, Dong-xue Liang, Lu Wang, Jing Qiu, Zhi-yun Yang, Jian-zeng Dong and Zhao-yuan Ma from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; Capital Medical University, Beijing, China and The First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, China analyse coronary angiography video interpolation methods to reduce x-ray exposure frequency based on deep learning. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

JAMA Internal Medicine stirs debate on coronary CT
Coronary CT angiography exams and coronary artery calcium scoring scans ar...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CTA shows the effect of job stress on the heart Machine learning plus CT boosts prediction of major coronary events CCTA shows coronary plaque burden higher in people with HIV CCTA radiomics yields insights into nature of coronary artery disease Better chest CT CAC reporting avoids unnecessary exams (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 7, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

CTA shows the effect of job stress on the heart
CT angiography (CTA) shows that high-stress jobs increase the risk of a hig...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Machine learning plus CT boosts prediction of major coronary events Use of CTA, CT perfusion up -- but for the right reasons CCTA shows coronary plaque burden higher in people with HIV SCCT publishes consensus report on coronary CTA USPSTF advises against carotid artery stenosis screening (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 26, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Treating Angina After ISCHEMIA--Impact of the ISCHEMIA Trial Treating Angina After ISCHEMIA--Impact of the ISCHEMIA Trial
This commentary summarizes the results of the ISCHEMIA trial and its implications for angiography and revascularization in patients with moderate-to-severe ischemia and mild to moderate angina.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

No Advantage for FFR-Guided Complete Revascularization in STEMI No Advantage for FFR-Guided Complete Revascularization in STEMI
For STEMI patients receiving complete revascularization, PCI guided by fractional flow reserve did not result in significantly lower risk of death or events vs angiographic guidance in FLOWER-MI.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Grant awarded to develop artificial intelligence to improve stroke screening and treatment
(University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston) New artificial intelligence technology that uses a common CT angiography (CTA) as opposed to the more advanced imaging normally required to help identify patients who could benefit from endovascular stroke therapy (EST) is being developed at UTHealth. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Machine learning plus CT boosts prediction of major coronary events
Combining machine learning with coronary CT angiography to assess cardiovascula...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SCCT releases new consensus document on cardiovascular CT AI predicts heart disease mortality from CT lung screening exams Cardiac complications are common in COVID-19 cases Deep-learning algorithm can detect, quantify aortic valve calcium AI predicts cardiovascular risk on routine chest CT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 7, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Study reveals need for equitable access of minimally invasive heart procedure
(Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions) An analysis of growth patterns in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) programs across United States hospitals is being presented as late-breaking clinical science at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography& Interventions (SCAI) 2021 Scientific Sessions. The findings indicate that TAVR hospital programs are predominately located in metropolitan areas serving patients with higher socioeconomic status, potentially contributing to the disparities in cardiac care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Use of CTA, CT perfusion up -- but for the right reasons
The use of both head CT angiography (CTA) and CT perfusion studies increase...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Machine learning helps find vessel occlusions on CTA CTA spots COVID-19 in stroke patients Algorithm detects LVO stroke on multiphase CTA ISCT: Is CT perfusion dead beyond the head? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 23, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Noncalcified Coronary Plaque Up for People Living With HIV
FRIDAY, April 23, 2021 -- People living with HIV (PLWH) without known cardiovascular disease have an increased prevalence and volume of noncalcified coronary plaque, as measured by coronary computed tomography (CT) angiography, compared with healthy... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 23, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CCTA shows coronary plaque burden higher in people with HIV
Coronary CT angiography (CCTA) scans show that individuals who are positiv...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI predicts heart disease mortality from CT lung screening exams AI predicts cardiovascular risk on routine chest CT HIV drugs correlate with lower brain volumes on MRI MRI brain map links early brain atrophy to HIV SPECT leads preclinical HIV research (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 20, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

A'Mess' of a Diagnosis: Is it Type 2 MI or a Nonischemic Imposter? A'Mess' of a Diagnosis: Is it Type 2 MI or a Nonischemic Imposter?
Often tough to tell apart and with surprisingly poor prognoses, type 2 MI and nonischemic myocardial injury lack trials to guide therapy. Whether they require routine angiography is now being explored.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Follow Steve Stiles on Twitter: @SteveStiles2. For more from theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology, follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Follow Steve Stiles on Twitter: @SteveStiles2. For more from theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology, follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
Often tough to tell apart and with surprisingly poor prognoses, type 2 MI and nonischemic myocardial injury lack trials to guide therapy. Whether they require routine angiography is now being explored.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Exposure to contrast on CTPA doesn't cause long-term kidney injury
Exposure to intravenous contrast via CT pulmonary angiogram (CTPA) exams doe...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CTPA shows promise as a PE predictor in COPD patients What causes PTE in COVID-19 patients? Almost 40% of CTPA exams find PE in COVID-19 patients Use D-dimer, CTPA to gauge PE risk in COVID-19 patients CTPA usage rates on the rise for PE in pregnant women (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Study: Do angio before CT in acute stroke patients
Performing angiography immediately in stroke patients improves treatment tim...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: CT mobile stroke units improve patient outcomes AI predicts cardiovascular risk on routine chest CT Stroke ambulances improve patient outcomes fMRI reveals info about visual conditions in stroke patients Machine learning helps find vessel occlusions on CTA (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 19, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Immediate angiography may reduce stroke treatment time, improve recovery, lower disability
(American Heart Association) Immediate angiography, rather than the standard CT scan, reduced time to stroke treatment. Stroke patients who were assessed with an immediate angiography had less disability at 90 days compared to those who received a CT scan. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Direct Transfer to Angio Improves Outcome in Large-Vessel Stroke Direct Transfer to Angio Improves Outcome in Large-Vessel Stroke
Patients with suspected large-vessel occlusion stroke who were taken directly to the angiography suite received endovascular treatment faster and had better 90-day outcomes in the ANGIO-CAT trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - March 18, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Young nurse suffers from hemorrhage and brain swelling after second dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine
(Natural News) A 28-year-old healthcare worker from the Swedish American Hospital, in Beloit, Wisconsin was recently admitted to the ICU just five days after receiving a second dose of Pfizer’s experimental mRNA vaccine. The previously healthy young woman was pronounced brain dead after cerebral angiography confirmed a severe hemorrhage stroke in her brain stem. Her... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CCTA radiomics yields insights into nature of coronary artery disease
Radiomics analysis of coronary CT angiography (CCTA) exams found that cardiovascula...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: SCCT publishes consensus report on coronary CTA AI predicts cardiovascular risk on routine chest CT CT radiomics classifies small nodules found in CT lung screening CT/ultrasound fusion enhances ovarian biopsies CT radiomics characterizes complex cystic renal lesions (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Cigna updates policy on CTA
Starting February 1, Cigna will no longer require preauthorization for CT angiography...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NJ radiology firm sues Cigna for reimbursement denial ACR asks insurers for pause in imaging preauthorization Cigna posts high-tech imaging hospital coverage policy 7 new insurers to cover HeartFlow's software Cigna revises policy, will now pay for screening DBT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 29, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

How Is a Pulmonary Angiography Done?
Title: How Is a Pulmonary Angiography Done?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 1/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - January 29, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

What Is the Difference Between Angiogram and Angioplasty?
Title: What Is the Difference Between Angiogram and Angioplasty?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/12/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/12/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - January 12, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Coronary CTA From Clinical Uses to Emerging Technologies Coronary CTA From Clinical Uses to Emerging Technologies
Coronary CT angiography is emerging as a first-line diagnostic modality for coronary artery disease. Review its clinical applications and emerging technologies in this article.Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - December 18, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

CCTA effective SPECT alternative for stable chest pain
Coronary CT angiography (CCTA) is an effective alternative to SPECT imaging...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Machine-learning model predicts adverse cardiac outcomes How helpful is CTA for assessing coronary disease risk? CCTA predicts heart events in stable chest pain patients CCTA can cut complications and hospital stays ESC: CT is effective gatekeeper for invasive angio (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 7, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

COVID-19 advice may have reduced exposure to heart attack triggers
(University of Leeds) A new study suggests that COVID-19 guidance in Sweden may have reduced people's risks of having a heart attack. By using anonymous location data from mobile phones, researchers developed an aggregate picture of the activities of the Swedish population and mapped it against attendances at the country's 29 emergency cardiac angiography units. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - December 3, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Machine-learning model predicts adverse cardiac outcomes
A machine-learning algorithm for analysis of coronary CT angiography exams...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Consensus doc reviews CCTA for atherosclerotic plaque SCCT urges comments on CCTA payment cuts ACC recommends CCTA as first evaluation for CAD How helpful is CTA for assessing coronary disease risk? CCTA, functional tests stratify heart disease risk by age (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 1, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RAPID-CTCA: No Gains from CTA in Mid- to High-Risk Suspected ACS RAPID-CTCA: No Gains from CTA in Mid- to High-Risk Suspected ACS
Fewer patients in the CTA group went on to invasive angiography compared with the standard-care group; but otherwise, routine coronary CTA didn't greatly alter management or outcomes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - November 19, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Mandrola Previews AHA 2020 Mandrola Previews AHA 2020
A trial that aims to answer whether statin myalgia is drug related tops the picks. Studies on CT angiography, AF monitoring, fish oils, and a novel MRA will also feature at the 2020 American Heart Association meeting.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology Expert Column Source Type: news

Deep-Learning Algorithm Helps Radiologists ID Cerebral Aneurysm
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 4, 2020 -- A deep-learning algorithm can assist radiologists in detecting cerebral aneurysms on computed tomography (CT) angiography images, according to a study published online Nov. 3 in Radiology. Jiehua Yang, from the Huazhong... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 4, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Study: AI boosts accuracy of CT angiography in spotting brain aneurysms
Artificial intelligence systems that use deep learning could help doctors detect cerebral aneurysms on CT angiography, according to a study published Tuesday by the journal Radiology. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - November 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Apical Lung Exam on CTA Aids COVID-19 Screen in Stroke Patients
THURSDAY, Oct. 29, 2020 -- For patients presenting with acute ischemic stroke (AIS), apical lung assessment on computed tomography angiography (CTA) may be useful as part of the screening approach for COVID-19, according to a study published online... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 29, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news