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Research & Reviews  1,128 results

Psychiatric onset of prodromal dementia with Lewy bodies: current insights into neuroim...
The World Journal of Biological Psychiatry : the Official... Hansen N, Müller SJ et. al.

Mar 16th, 2023 - Our article is dedicated to describing the state-of-the-art in imaging techniques for assessing prodromal dementia with Lewy bodies (pro-DLB) with a psychiatric-onset. Imaging biomarker techniques are discussed. (123)-I-2-ß-carbomethoxy-3ß-(4-iodo...

Peripheral Inflammation Is Associated with Dopaminergic Degeneration in Parkinson's Dis...
Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Dis... Muñoz-Delgado L, Labrador-Espinosa MÁ et. al.

Mar 14th, 2023 - Peripheral inflammatory immune responses are suggested to play a major role in dopaminergic degeneration in Parkinson's disease (PD). The neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a well-established biomarker of systemic inflammation in PD. Degenera...

SPECT/CT, PET/CT and PET/MRI: oncologic and infectious applications and protocol consid...
Pediatric Radiology; Voss SD

Mar 11th, 2023 - Functional imaging is playing an increasingly important role in pediatric radiology. Hybrid imaging techniques utilizing PET/CT (positron emission tomography/computed tomography), PET/MRI (positron emission tomography/magnetic resonance imaging), ...

A preliminary study of dobutamine myocardial flow reserve on 99mTc-Sestamibi CZT-SPECT.
Annals of Nuclear Medicine; Yan M, Shang H et. al.

Mar 10th, 2023 - With improved resolution and sensitivity, the cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) detector measures myocardial blood flow (MBF) and myocardial flow reserve (MFR) via single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). Recently, many studies have used vas...

Coronary computed tomography angiography imaging features combined with computed tomogr...
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of T... Hou J, Zheng G et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2023 - This study aimed to predict myocardial ischemia (MIS) by constructing models with imaging features, CT-fractional flow reserve (CT-FFR), pericoronary fat attenuation index (pFAI), and radiomics based on coronary computed tomography angiography (CC...

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Guidelines  2 results

Comprehensive Evidence-Based Guidelines for Facet Joint Interventions in the Management...
Pain Physician; Manchikanti L, Kaye AD et. al.

Jun 7th, 2020 - Chronic axial spinal pain is one of the major causes of significant disability and health care costs, with facet joints as one of the proven causes of pain. To provide evidence-based guidance in performing diagnostic and therapeutic facet joint in...

Evaluation of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Society of Nuclear...
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology : Official Publication of T... Mehta R, Ward RP et. al.

Jun 3rd, 2008 - The American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Society of Nuclear Cardiology appropriateness criteria (AC) were created to guide responsible use of single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). Clinical applicability of the AC has no...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  153 results

Role of Cardioflux in Predicting Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Outcomes

Feb 23rd, 2023 - This is a single-center, prospective, observational cohort trial to form a registry data set. Patients presenting for cardiac stress testing utilizing Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT), cardiac CT angiography (CCTA), or cardiac ca...

Cardiovascular Injury and Cardiac Fitness in Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients Receiving Model Based Personalized Chemoradiation

Feb 13th, 2023 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To longitudinally assess cardiac injury (serum biomarkers, and grade >= 2 cardiac events), and overall cardiac fitness (6-minute-walk test) in locally advanced (LA)-non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients receiving chemor...

Clinical Utility of Automated Electric Source Imaging in Presurgical Evaluation

Feb 2nd, 2023 - One-third of patients with epilepsy have seizures resistant to pharmacotherapy. There are many approaches developed to control these seizures, yet epilepsy surgery is still the most common method. The crucial part of epilepsy surgery is to assess ...

Doxycycline to Protect Heart Muscle After Heart Attacks

Jan 31st, 2023 - Background: Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are activated in myocardial ischemia, digesting key structural components in cardiac muscle in the setting of myocardial infarction and myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury (Schulz, 2007, Annu. Rev. P...

Ventilation Heterogeneity Prior to Lung Resection

Jan 20th, 2023 - This is a single centre prospective six-week observational study to understand the prevalence and clinical relevance of abnormal ventilation of the lung (assessed by Technegas ventilation single photon emission computed tomography (V SPECT) and hy...

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News  19 results

Contradictions abound in ‘The End of Mental Illness’
Samuel R. Weber, MD

Apr 9th, 2021 - Daniel G. Amen, MD, is an American psychiatrist well-known for his eponymous clinics, television appearances, and series of books on mental health.

Targeting Mesothelin May Yield Results in Hard-to-Treat Solid Tumors

Dec 5th, 2020 - Mesothelin, a protein found on cell surfaces and in serum, has emerged as a promising target for immunotherapy-based treatment approaches for several malignancies with poor prognoses and limited treatment options, including mesothelioma, pancreati...

Neuroimaging and Epilepsy: State of the Art

Aug 1st, 2013 - Special Neuroimaging Issue A recent article in the journal Seminars of Neurology[1] reviewed the progress in neuroimaging for epilepsy. The same issue also examined neuroimaging of the afferent visual system, pituitary and parasellar region, crani...

Self-Referrals for Biopsies on Rise, GAO Says

Jul 16th, 2013 - WASHINGTON -- Physician referrals under Medicare for anatomic pathology services doubled in a 7-year period when the provider had a financial tie to the biopsy service, a government report said Monday. Meanwhile, non-self-referred anatomic patholo...

Subdural Electrodes Beneficial for Epilepsy Monitoring Despite Risks
Sharon Worcester

Nov 29th, 2012 - The implantation of subdural electrodes for the treatment of intractable epilepsy is beneficial, but requires careful surveillance during the monitoring period, according to findings from a study of 91 consecutive patients. This is especially true.

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