Imaging and Intervention

Reports of high-impact imaging and Intervention studies by medical professionals

Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen Positron Emission Tomography can be used to detect pelvic lymph nodes...

1. For the detection of pelvic nodal metastases in men with intermediate-to high-risk prostate cancer, using the 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET scan, the sensitivity and specificity...

Intracerebral hemorrhage risk factors and risk factor burden may differ across racial groups

1. Risk factors for intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), such as hypertension (treated and untreated) and lack of medical insurance, disproportionately burdened Black and Hispanic individuals...

3-item stroke scale for large vessel occlusion associated with improved rates of endovascular stroke...

1. Endovascular therapy, a stroke reperfusion technique, was performed 2.8-fold more often after a 3-item stroke scale was installed as protocol in Chicago to...

Complete revascularization guided by fractional flow reserve not superior to angiography

1. Revascularization guided by fractional flow reserve (FFR) was shown not to have significant benefit compared to angiography for patients with ST segment-elevated myocardial...

Delayed endovascular thrombectomy associated with greater clinical benefit among patients with mismatch imaging profiles...

1. The findings supported the use of endovascular thrombectomy in patients who met criteria for either the clinical or target perfusion imaging mismatch profiles,...

Computed tomography findings may be useful in prognostication for mild traumatic brain injury

1. Computed tomography (CT) findings improved generalized estimating equation models predicting whether a patient would experience incomplete recovery or unfavorable outcome in mild traumatic...

Study finds most patients with multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) fully recover

1. In this single-center study of children hospitalized with MIS-C, most had complete recovery of cardiac function. 2. While most markers of inflammation normalized...

Coronary artery calcium scoring associated with significant improvements in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease reclassification when...

1. The use of coronary artery calcium scoring was associated with significant improvements in the reclassification and discrimination of incident atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. 2. Coronary...

Tamoxifen decreases recurrence rates at 25 years in lymph node-negative estrogen-receptor-positive and Erb-B2 Receptor...

1. Tamoxifen reduced the long-term risk of breast cancer metastasis or recurrence and improved survival, especially in large, low-grade progesterone receptor-positive, or Ki-67-positive patients,...

Tau positron emission tomography is a promising prognostic device in preclinical and prodromal Alzheimer’s...

1. flortaucipir positron emission tomography (“Tau PET”) imaging predicted changes in mental status with a stronger effect size than standard prognostic markers of...

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