Image-guided steroid injections don't lead to more COVID infections
Adults taking corticosteroid injections for pain management that are guide...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Ultrasound shows persistence of vaccine-related lymphadenopathy Ultrasound finds no links between COVID vaccine, birth defects AIUM: Is online learning here to stay post-COVID? Ultrasound finds link between long COVID, viral effect on vagus nerve PPE use varies when using ultrasound for COVID patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 6, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Most fetal deaths caused by defects, lack of heartbeat
Congenital defects and lack of intrauterine heartbeat are leading factors i...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: O-RADS ultrasound risk scoring system up to standards Ultrasound links abnormal findings in infants to neurobehavioral issues Ultrasound helps track excess fetal growth in pregnant diabetic women Ultrasound finds no links between COVID vaccine, birth defects 5 rules for diagnosing fetal problems on ultrasound (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 6, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Siemens gets FDA nod for Free.Star 60-cm MRI scanner
Siemens Healthineers has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administratio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Reuters: Siemens Healthineers to retain ultrasound division Siemens forms new partnership with Ohio State Tellica collaborates with Siemens to open 3 Utah imaging centers Siemens showcases new SPECT/CT scanner at SNMMI Siemens teams with PrecisionOS on VR training (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 5, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

How to Remove Foreign Bodies?
Discussion Living in the world makes the human body susceptible to foreign bodies. Orifices are particularly inviting for children to explore and see how it feels if the opening is touched by their hands or an object. Small objects are easily inserted or even just retained (such as toilet tissue in the genital area, or tissue in the nose). The mouth is particularly inviting to explore objects with as oral sensations are paramount to survival even at birth. Food can be considered a foreign body and often acts like one when stuck in the respiratory or gastrointestinal tract but is necessary to sustain life. When someone says...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - July 4, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Intuitive gets FDA nod to integrate with Siemens cone-beam CT
Intuitive said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently cleare...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Reuters: Siemens Healthineers to retain ultrasound division Siemens forms new partnership with Ohio State Siemens teams with PrecisionOS on VR training Siemens Healthineers Q2 numbers driven by diagnostics, Varian Cerebriu to integrate software into MRI from Siemens Healthineers (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 1, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Reuters: Siemens Healthineers to retain ultrasound division
Siemens Healthineers plans to retain ownership of its ultrasound division, accordin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Siemens forms new partnership with Ohio State Tellica collaborates with Siemens to open 3 Utah imaging centers Siemens showcases new SPECT/CT scanner at SNMMI Siemens teams with PrecisionOS on VR training Siemens Healthineers Q2 numbers driven by diagnostics, Varian (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Clarius partners with ImaCor on handheld ultrasound
Clarius Mobile Health has partnered with ImaCor to release a handheld transesophagea...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fla. surgeons turn to Clarius for help performing safer buttock lifts Clarius and Turtle Health partner on virtual gynecology device Clarius gets nod in Canada for handheld US scanner Clarius to debut mini wireless smartphone ultrasound scanners Clarius adds AI features to handheld ultrasound scanners (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Ultrasound can be challenging for plastic surgeons
Interpreting ultrasonic images for use in plastic surgery can be challenging...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Breast ultrasound valuable in low-income countries SIIM: Workflow changes benefit POCUS in emergency medicine Advanced practice providers take on more image-guided procedures Consensus on sonogram use could help pediatric trauma patients AIUM: Is online learning here to stay post-COVID? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Chest x-ray technique reduces radiation dose in infants
Radiation doses to neonates undergoing chest x-rays can be significantly reduce...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA issues warning on iodinated contrast use in young kids POCUS good for localizing catheters in newborn patients Lung ultrasound spots COVID-19 in newborns Ultrasound outperforms x-ray for neonatal pneumothorax Take caution when analyzing pediatric brain development (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Exo joins forces with Henry Ford Health
Ultrasound technology developer Exo has formed a partnership with Henry For...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ViewRay MRI system used at Henry Ford Health Exo launches POCUS workflow software Exo nets $220M in new funding Henry Ford implements Agamon's AI software Exo adds $40M in funding for AI-driven ultrasound tech Exo Imaging adds new executive vice president (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Seno secures supplemental PMA for Imagio
Optoacoustic imaging firm Seno Medical Instruments has received supplementa...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Seno gets FDA nod for breast optoacoustic ultrasound Seno Medical highlights clinical results Seno Medical points to research at RSNA 2018 Seno touts study on cost of follow-up breast exams Seno touts study on downgrading breast mass risk (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Contrast mammo useful alternative to MRI for treatment response
Contrast-enhanced mammography (CEM) can be a useful alternative to supplementa...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Racial, ethnic groups face longer diagnostic delays after mammogram Is contrast mammo or contrast MRI best for breast cancer? ECR: Breast MRI tops contrast mammo for risk-based screening Contrast-enhanced mammography can predict underestimated DCIS Contrast mammography plus ultrasound on par with MRI for preop staging (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 27, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

What are Potential Problems with Placental Abnormalities?
Discussion “The placenta is a unique organ that sits at the interface of, and facilitates nearly all interactions between, maternal and fetal physiology. It is the sole source of oxygen and nutrition for the fetus, and provides a protective barrier against external insults. The placenta is also a highly adaptable organ that is capable of showing a wide range of pathological changes in response to various maternal and fetal factors and stressors.” The placenta has 3 layers: the amnion (fetal side), the chorion, and decidua (maternal side). In addition to making observations about the maternal and fetal sides, co...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - June 27, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

What to Know About Abortion Pills Post-Roe
Abortion access in the U.S. is quickly shrinking. Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has overturned Roe vs. Wade, experts predict that people will increasingly seek to end pregnancies in their homes using medication abortion (also known as a medical abortion or abortion pills). Abortion pills are already the most common way to end a pregnancy in the U.S., accounting for 54% of abortions in 2020, and that number is expected to grow. Here’s what to know about the safety and efficacy of abortion pills. What are abortion pills? Medication abortions, which are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration until the 10th ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 24, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Monique Brouillette Tags: Uncategorized abortion healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Boom in UK dog fertility clinics raises welfare and ethics concerns
Experts worry about financial incentives for unnatural breeding methods without regulationCanine fertility clinics have boomed in the UK during the pandemic, experts have revealed, as calls grow for greater oversight of the industry.The clinics offer services ranging from artificial insemination to ultrasound scanning, semen analysis, progesterone testing and in some cases caesarean sections.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 24, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Veterinary medicine Dogs Pets Animals Life and style UK news Science Source Type: news