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Radiology, Ultrasound CNew HIFU center launches in Ohio Community

Central Ohio Urology Group and urology services provider AKSM have teamed up to launch an outpatient high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) treatment service in Columbus, OH. Source: Radiology, Ultrasound Community

By |七月 22nd, 2016|HIFU|0 Comments

FDA OKs InSightec’s MRgFUS tremor treatment device

MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) developer InSightec has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its ExAblate Neuro device to treat essential tremor. Source: Radiology, MRI

By |七月 22nd, 2016|HIFU|0 Comments

ABUS not needed in at-risk women’s screening protocol

Monday, November 30 | 10:20 a.m.-10:30 a.m. | RC215-10 | Arie Crown TheaterWomen who carry BRCA genes benefit from yearly screening with both MRI and mammography. Because these women can still present with interval cancers, would adding automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) to the mix find more cancers earlier? Source: Road to RSNA, Women's Imaging

By |七月 22nd, 2016|ABUS|0 Comments

Can automated breast ultrasound handle screening?

Even if it may detect slightly fewer noncystic lesions than handheld ultrasound performed by radiologists, automated breast ultrasound can still serve as an effective supplemental breast cancer screening tool in women with dense breasts, according to a multi-institutional research team. Source: Radiology, Ultrasound Community

By |七月 22nd, 2016|ABUS|0 Comments