Global Return of Cardiac Testing Uneven, Staff Stress a Factor Global Return of Cardiac Testing Uneven, Staff Stress a Factor
The recovery of diagnostic testing differed across the globe in a new survey that also revealed ' alarming ' rates of burnout and stress among testing staff.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Metastatic DTC Unaffected by Mode of Preparation for RAI Metastatic DTC Unaffected by Mode of Preparation for RAI
The results of this study suggest the mode of preparation for radioiodine therapy does not impact outcomes among patients with metastatic differentiated thyroid cancer.Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

How to Weed Out False Positives on Breast MRIs How to Weed Out False Positives on Breast MRIs
Several features of incidental lesions detected on contrast-enhanced breast MRI were associated with false positive outcomes. The study, published as a preprint, has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

First Fatty Liver Guidelines for Endocrinology, Primary Care First Fatty Liver Guidelines for Endocrinology, Primary Care
Endocrinologists and primary care docs ' need to be the ones who are diagnosing and managing [non-alcoholic fatty liver disease] because there just aren ' t enough liver specialists to do that, ' says author.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Radiotherapy for Brain Metastases: ASTRO Updates Guidelines Radiotherapy for Brain Metastases: ASTRO Updates Guidelines
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued new recommendations on radiotherapy treatment in patients with brain metastases, which updates the last guidelines issued in 2012.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Dural Arteriovenous Fistula Dural Arteriovenous Fistula
What did imaging studies reveal about the origin of this patient ' s vertigo, headache, and four-day history of vision changes?Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 3, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

POEM Use for Achalasia Growing, Reimbursement Urged POEM Use for Achalasia Growing, Reimbursement Urged
POEM (per-oral endoscopic myotomy) is increasingly being used to manage achalasia, but healthcare utilization and costs should be compared with other treatment options, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 2, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Support for Risk-Adapted Androgen Deprivation Plus High-Dose Radiotherapy in Prostate Cancer Support for Risk-Adapted Androgen Deprivation Plus High-Dose Radiotherapy in Prostate Cancer
New data support the use of high-dose external beam radiotherapy combined with risk-adapted androgen deprivation in men with unfavorable prostate cancer.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 25, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Should Tomosynthesis Replace Mammography? Should Tomosynthesis Replace Mammography?
Digital breast tomosynthesis plus synthesized two-dimensional mammography finds significantly more invasive breast cancers than digital mammography alone, according to results of the TOSYMA study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 21, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Blind Spots in Spine Imaging Blind Spots in Spine Imaging
Spinal imaging may often reveal extraspinal abnormalities, particularly in older patients. Review some of the common incidental findings in this article.Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 19, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

' No Reason' to Delay Abortion Pills to Rule Out Ectopic Pregnancy'No Reason' to Delay Abortion Pills to Rule Out Ectopic Pregnancy
New research suggests that immediate initiation of medication-induced abortion for unwanted pregnancy is safe even before ectopic pregnancy has not been ruled out.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 15, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury Is a Meaningless Endpoint Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury Is a Meaningless Endpoint
A change in lingo and a new risk score don ' t diminish this nephrologist ' s skepticism about the clinical significance of contrast-associated nephropathy.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 13, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease Challenging to Treat Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease Challenging to Treat
NTM is most commonly found in Florida, California, Hawaii, and the Gulf Coast states, and its incidence appears to be increasing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 12, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Early PCSK9 Inhibition in AMI Yields Plaque Regression Early PCSK9 Inhibition in AMI Yields Plaque Regression
"Go early and go low" is an expert ' s response to the imaging results from PACMAN-AMI showing plaque reduction after AMI patients received alirobumab.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 5, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Mavacamten in HCM: Reasons for Optimism and Caution Mavacamten in HCM: Reasons for Optimism and Caution
The novel drug helped patients avoid septal reduction therapy in the short term and approval looks likely, but more details and longer-term safety data will be needed before broader use, writes John Mandrola, MD.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - April 2, 2022 Category: Radiology Tags: Cardiology Expert Column Source Type: news