Aspirin therapy is associated with both improved liver function test results and survival after transarterial embolization (TAE) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), according to a retrospective review of 304 patients led by F. Edward Boas at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
Pathologically, Parkinson disease is characterized by a loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc) area of the brain, resulting in presynaptic nigrostriatal dopamine dysfunction.
One topic that has the potential to drastically improve the value of MRI (but has not been researched as thoroughly as hardware application and software innovation) is the optimization of MRI workflow. The construction of a new outpatient imaging center at NYU Langone Health to house 1.5- and 3-T scanners provided Dr. Michael Recht and colleagues […]
The use of prostate multiparametric MRI (mpMRI) and targeted biopsy increases detection of clinically significant cancers while decreasing the diagnosis of indolent disease. “One obstacle to broad application of prostate mpMRI is the lack of standardization and training necessary to interpret mpMR images,” wrote Matthew D. Greer, MD, department of radiation oncology at the University […]