Radiology and Imaging
Louise Henderson, PhD, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member and an assistant professor of radiology at the UNC School of Medicine

False-Positive In 1-3 Years Deters Women From Next Mammogram

A false-positive screening for breast cancer may reduce the likelihood of a woman returning for her next planned mammogram if her prior test was... Read more

Measuring RA gradients in zebrafish embryos with Phasor-FLIM

Too Much ‘Noise’ Can Affect Brain Development

Using cutting-edge imaging technology, biologists at University of California, Irvine have determined that uncontrolled fluctuations... Read more

EU Data Protection Regulation ‘Crucial’ For Future Cancer Research

The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) has welcomed the European Parliament’s adoption of the EU General Data Protection Regulation,... Read more

Dr. James Tsung, MD, showcases a lung ultrasound display on a tablet. Credit: Image courtesy of Mount Sinai Health System

Lung Ultrasound Safer Than Chest X-ray For Pneumonia in Children

Lung ultrasound is portable, less costly and safer than chest X-rays when diagnosing pneumonia in children, according to a study conducted... Read more

In healthy breast tissue, the percentage of cells expressing molecular marker Ki67 (green) and p27 (red) is low. Photo: Sung Jin Huh

Ki67 Marker Is New Weapon Against Breast Cancer

Researchers at Harvard Medical School have discovered that women with higher levels of Ki67, a molecular marker that identifies proliferating... Read more

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There is no estimate of how many unnecessary imaging examinations are requested, performed, and reimbursed. Unofficially, professionals agree that the proportion is as high as one fourth to one third of all CT examinations performed in adult patients. Requests for CT imaging are driven by clinical need, patients' attitudes, fear of litigation and are... Read more

I first became interested in early detection of breast cancer as a child when my aunt died of it at age 60 after initial diagnosis at age 40. Eight years later, my mother was diagnosed with it when I was in high school. She had nipple retraction. Her mammogram was normal and she had dense breasts. The surgeon had her admitted to the hospital, telling... Read more

U.S. healthcare payment policy is finally shifting towards rewarding value not volume and radiologists are a critical part of the transformation. The healthcare delivery system in the United States has been notoriously expensive with marked variability in quality. The Affordable Care Act, “Obamacare” has led to more Americans being insured, but has... Read more

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The Road to Making Peer Review an Added Value—Not an Added Burden

2016 13 Dec

Most radiology departments currently use some form of formalized peer review and those that do not will soon as a result of upcoming legislation. However, many radiologists claim that previous attempts at peer review failed to accomplish the goals of identifying and meeting learning objectives, enhancing performance and improving patient outcome. Instead,... Read more

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Radiologists—3 Vital Areas Oncologists Want You to Improve

2016 05 Oct

We asked 50 oncologists how they perceive the service from radiology and how they would rate different changes. Better communication stands out as key in taking cancer care to the next level.As the number and complexity of cancer cases increase, radiology spends more and more time providing service to oncologists. It is therefore vital that oncologists,... Read more

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Computer-Aided Diagnosis for Breast Ultrasound

2016 23 Jul

Samsung Applies Deep Learning from Big Data in World-FirstThe Samsung RS80A with Prestige premium ultrasound device now includes S-Detect™, which applies deep learning to breast lesion analysis using ultrasound.Background Breast ultrasound can be hard to read and interpret and the reader may experience fatigue and attention lapses. Computer-aided diagnosis... Read more

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