FCE News https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=1027&layout=blog&Itemid=152 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:34:06 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management it-it Use Of Regional PACS Network Associated With Lower Repeat Rates, Costs And Less Radiation Exposure https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=167503:regional-pacs-network-associated&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=167503:regional-pacs-network-associated&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 According to a study in the Sept. issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology, using a combination of the Internet and compact discs (CD) to transfer images during inter-hospital transfer is associated with much lower repeat imaging ra ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Thu, 20 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Non-Invasive Diagnostic Imaging Costs To Medicare Part B Down Significantly Since 2006 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=167504:invasive-diagnostic-imaging-costs&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=167504:invasive-diagnostic-imaging-costs&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 According to a study in the Sept. issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology, overall non-invasive diagnostic imaging (NDI) costs to Medicare Part B dropped 21 percent from 2006 to 2010. The study reveals that medical imaging is not a ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Thu, 20 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Evaluation Of Noninvasive Technology To Determine Heart Disease https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165202:evaluation-noninvasive-technology-determine&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165202:evaluation-noninvasive-technology-determine&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 A study published in the most recent issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) presented encouraging news regarding physicians' ability to determine blood flow and associated coronary artery disease (CAD) using noninvasive CT s ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 CT Angiography And Perfusion To Assess Coronary Artery Disease: The CORE320 Study https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165203:angiography-perfusion-assess-coronary&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165203:angiography-perfusion-assess-coronary&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 A non-invasive imaging strategy which integrates non-invasive CT angiography (CTA) and CT myocardial perfusion imaging (CTP) has robust diagnostic accuracy for identifying patients with flow-limiting coronary artery disease in need of myocardial reva ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Non-Invasive Fractional Flow Reserve In The Identification Of Flow-Restricting Arterial Blockage In Patients With Suspected Coronary Artery Disease https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165204:invasive-fractional-flow-reserve&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165204:invasive-fractional-flow-reserve&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 Data presented from the prospective Determination of Fractional Flow Reserve by Anatomic Computed Tomographic Angiography (DeFACTO) study show that, when compared to standard coronary angiography (CT), the non-invasive assessment of fractional flow r ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Small Bowel X-Rays, CT Enterography May Be Replaced By MR Enterography For Pediatric Patients With Crohn Disease https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165205:small-bowel-rays-enterography&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165205:small-bowel-rays-enterography&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 Parents with children nine years old and older who have Crohn disease should ask their children's doctor about MR enterography as a replacement for small bowel x-rays or CT enterography, a new study indicates. Children with inflammatory bowel diseas ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Antifungal Drug Thiabendazole Offers Inexpensive Cancer Therapy Alternative https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165206:antifungal-drug-thiabendazole-offers&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165206:antifungal-drug-thiabendazole-offers&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 During investigations into the relationship between yeast, frogs, mice and humans, researchers from Texas University's College of Natural Sciences have discovered that an inexpensive antifungal drug called thiabendazole, slows tumor growth and coul ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Patient Radiation Exposure From X-Rays Nearly Halved By Safety Training, Simple Changes To Equipment Use https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165207:patient-radiation-exposure-from&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165207:patient-radiation-exposure-from&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 Each year, hundreds of thousands of X-rays are performed across the country to help detect and treat common cardiovascular conditions such as coronary artery disease, valve disease and other heart problems. However, concern is growing within the medi ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 How Does Radiation Affect Pediatric Cancer Patients Long-Term https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165208:does-radiation-affect-pediatric&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165208:does-radiation-affect-pediatric&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 A recent study published in the journal Pediatric Blood & Cancer has outlined the late effects radiation may have on pediatric cancer patients... ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Molecular Signature Used To Predict Radiation Therapy Benefit Validated By Moffitt Cancer Center Researchers, Colleagues https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165209:molecular-signature-used-predict&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=165209:molecular-signature-used-predict&catid=1027:medicina-nucleare&Itemid=152 Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center, working with colleagues in Sweden, the Netherlands and Puerto Rico, have validated a radiosensitivity molecular signature that can lead to better radiation therapy decisions for treating patients with breast can ... ...]]> [email protected] (Radiology/Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today ) Medicina nucleare Tue, 04 Sep 2012 08:00:00 +0000