The PS5 is getting an automatic game clip feature that helps other players
Sony is introducing a new Community Game Help feature on the PS5 later this year that is designed to automatically create clips that can help other players. PS5 players will be able to automatically upload gameplay to help contribute to hint videos provided by game developers. The opt-in…#sony #communitygamehelp #gamehelp #playstation #sabrinameditz #scan (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHSE looks to match Scotland on cancer tests
NHS England is piloting a scheme to lower the threshold for getting a bowel cancer scan after screening, which would bring it in line with standards in Scotland. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - March 26, 2024 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

How much of a financial toll did COVID-19 take on radiology?
The COVID-19 pandemic led to significant drops in revenue and income for radiology departments, according to an analysis published March 26 in Seminars in Ultrasound, CT, and MRI. A team led by Ahmed Farag, MD, from the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School-Baystate Medical Center reported that their institution experienced a considerable loss in imaging volume and a large loss in revenue in 2020, the first year of the pandemic in North America, compared with the previous year. “Radiology has been one of the hardest hit departments in healthcare, with resounding effects that have outlasted the pandemic itse...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Amerigo Allegretto Tags: Practice Management Source Type: news

Auburn installs Siemens Magnetom 7T MRI scanner
Auburn University has installed Siemens' Magnetom 7T MRI scanner in its College of Engineering. The scanner features dedicated radiofrequency sodium imaging coils and parallel transmit technology and will be used for brain and knee imaging, with a clinical focus on better understanding epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and other disorders.Siemens' Magnetom 7T MRI scanner.PR Newswire Projects currently underway that will use the scanner include research exploring post-traumatic stress disorder biomarkers in senior adults via spectroscopy, comparing brain connectivity between healthy populations with mental illness with a focu...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: AuntMinnie.com staff writers Tags: Industry News Source Type: news

In wake of Winnipeg lab scandal, scientists say Canada benefits from new, high-security pathogen lab
Canada will soon have a second laboratory capable of working with the most dangerous pathogens in the world, home to Canada’s Centre for Pandemic Research. It will be the only non-government Level 4 facility in the country, part of the University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Manitoba Source Type: news

The rise of theranostics: Part 1 -- Gaining momentum
Since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approvals of radiopharmaceuticals for neuroendocrine tumors and then for prostate cancer, theranostics has picked up momentum in clinical practice, propelled by encouraging research.Theranostics pairs diagnostic biomarkers that can be visualized on nuclear medicine imaging with therapeutic agents that share a specific target in diseased cells or tissues. After the therapeutic agent binds to the cancer cells, the tumors are treated in such a way that aims to prevent collateral damage to healthy cells and improve overall outcomes.Theranostics isn’t new; nuclear medicine d...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Liz Carey Tags: Practice Management Molecular Imaging Radiation Oncology/Therapy Nuclear Medicine Source Type: news

How has virtual interviewing impacted residency matches?
Virtual interviews implemented in the U.S. due to the COVID-19 pandemic do not appear to have shifted the geographic distribution of interventional and diagnostic radiology residents, says a group at NYU Langone Health in New York City. The finding had one exception -- the South -- but overall the study offers insights into changes that virtual interviewing has had on match statistics and may further inform recruiting efforts, noted medical student and lead author Younes Attlassy. “Overall, the shift to virtual residency interviews did not significantly affect whether [interventional radiology] or [diagnostic radiology...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 26, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Will Morton Tags: Radiology Education Interventional Source Type: news

Elon Musk Humiliated as Judge Throws Out His Lawsuit Against Twitter Critics
It's easy to lose track of the endless torrent of chaos and scandals since multihyphenate billionaire Elon Musk bought the social network Twitter and changed its name to X. But a particular court ruling today stands out as an example of how Musk's bluster often now seems to amount to nothing in…#elonmusk #charlesbreyer #xcorp #imranahmed #mediamatters #elonmuskruins (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shohei Ohtani broke his silence on the fallout from a betting scandal that linked the baseball star's longtime interpreter to an illegal bookmaker who is …
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Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CEO Calhoun just latest Boeing chief felled by scandal or disaster
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Source: Reuters: Health - March 26, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some travelers will be able to screen themselves at security at Las Vegas airport. Here's how it works
Going through airport security can be a soul-sucking experience, which is why many travelers enroll in the TSA PreCheck system to qualify for shorter lines — and the right to keep their belt and shoes on as they go through the body scanner. Soon, the Transportation Security Administration may…#tsaprecheck #lasvegas #precheck #tsa #dhs #arlington (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ohtani-Mizuhara Scandal: Dodgers Superstar to Speak, No Questions Allowed
Los Angeles Dodgers superstar Shohei Ohtani is expected to address the media on Monday afternoon around 5:45 p.m. ET and will not be taking questions, according to the team. Alden Gonzalez of ESPN reported on Sunday that Ohtani entered the Dodgers clubhouse and declared he would make himself…#losangelesdodgers #shoheiohtani #espn #ippei #seoul #mizuhara #losangelestimes #southerncalifornia #dodgerstadium #losangelesangels (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Google's AI can ingest multiple books. What will it do with all that data?
None Users will be able to submit giant prompts that are equivalent to multiple books. • None What will Google do with all the data that users share with the company? Two decades ago, Google cofounder Larry Page had a dream to digitally scan millions of books. It turned into a long and bitter…#noneusers #google #larrypage #gemini15 #sundarpichai #gemini #googleaistudio #vertex #googleai #appsactivity (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can cardiac PET/CT ‘revolutionize’ heart care?
PET/CT is poised to become a key tool for imaging the coronary arteries – a clinical imaging exam that can reveal early warning signs of fatal conditions when patients present with symptoms of chest pain, experts say. The “hybrid” scan – which combines molecular PET and anatomical CT images – may have its highest potential in visualizing early signs of so-called “perfusion deficits” (regions of obstructed blood flow), said Marcelo Di Carli, MD, a professor of radiology and medicine at Harvard Medical School, in a recent interview with AuntMinnie.com. “[PET/CT] helps us differentiate a patient who has ches...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 25, 2024 Category: Radiology Authors: Will Morton Tags: Clinical News Subspecialties Molecular Imaging Cardiovascular Radiology Source Type: news