Radiology Professionals Radiology Professionals
    Magazines     eNews      Latest News     Job Board     Conferences & Education     Featured Q&As     Post Your Resume     Break Room
Radiology Professionals News, Jobs and Education
New subscriber?
Free Subscription

SIGN IN
Username:
Password: [Lost?]

Login to manage your
subscriptions & profile




Radiology Conferences, Events, and Education

Radiology Conferences &
Educational Opportunities

More Events


Related Terms:
radiology , sonography , MRI , CT , imaging , diagnostic imaging , X-ray , Xray , dosemetry , interventional radiology , ARRT

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Feature Story
Cover of NEWS-Line for Radiology Professionals

Oncologists Differ Widely on Offering Cancer Gene Testing

Many cancer researchers believe that cutting-edge advances in genomics will pave the way for personalized or “precision” cancer medicine for all patients in the near future. A new study by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, however, suggest that not all doctors are ready to embrace tests that look for hundreds of DNA changes in patients’ tumor samples, while others p... Continue Reading



Latest News

Exploring X-Ray Phase Tomography With Synchrotron Radiation

X-ray phase tomography is an imaging technique that uses penetrating X-rays to create volumetric views through "slices" or sections of soft biological tissues, such as tumors, and it offers strongly enhanced contrast compared to conventional CT scans... Continue Reading


Scientists Find 'Hidden Brain Signatures' Of Consciousness In Vegetative State Patients

Scientists in Cambridge have found hidden signatures in the brains of people in a vegetative state, which point to networks that could support consciousness even when a patient appears to be unconscious and unresponsive. The study could help doctors ... Continue Reading


Image Guided Radiation Therapy Is Commonly Used To Ensure Accuracy In Treating Pediatric Tumors

Image guided radiation therapy (IGRT) is a commonly used modality to ensure treatment accuracy in the management of pediatric tumors; however, consensus recommendations are needed in order to guide clinical decisions on the use of IGRT in treating pe... Continue Reading


Head Injury Causes Immune System To Attack Brain, New Study Finds

Scientists have uncovered a surprising way to reduce the brain damage caused by head injuries -- stopping the body's immune system from killing brain cells. The study, published in the open access journal Acta Neuropathologica Communications, showed ... Continue Reading


Patients Treated With Radiation Therapy Who Have Tumors In Left Breast Have Comparable Overall Survival To Those With Tumors In The Right Breast

Tumor laterality (left-side vs. right-side) does not impact overall survival in breast cancer patients treated with breast-conserving surgery and adjuvant external beam radiation therapy, according to a study published in the issue of the Internation... Continue Reading


New Antidepressant: Rapid Agent Restores Pleasure-Seeking Ahead Of Other Antidepressant Action

A drug being studied as a fast-acting mood-lifter restored pleasure-seeking behavior independent of -- and ahead of -- its other antidepressant effects, in a National Institutes of Health trial. Within 40 minutes after a single infusion of ketamine, ... Continue Reading


More News




Loading Jobs...

HOME | GENERAL INFORMATION | READER SERVICES | ADVERTISER SERVICES | RSS DIRECTORY | CONTACT US
Copyright ©2014 NEWS-Line Publishing