Publications & Research

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  • The use of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) for gynecologic cancers is increasing, but outcomes data are still lacking. Show Preview
  • Using a surface-based MRI method to measure cortical thickness, Italian researchers have found that migraine headaches may be related to brain abnormalities present at birth and other abnormalities that develop over time. Show Preview
  • Complete implementation of the CT screening protocol used in the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) could avert 12,250 deaths annually in the U.S., according to a study published online Feb. 25 in CANCER. Show Preview
  • PET/CT results can predict which patients will respond to high-dose-rate endorectal brachytherapy for stage II and III rectal cancer, according to a study presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium. Show Preview
  • California researchers who examined more than 12,000 children who had blunt abdominal trauma have identified seven factors that necessitate a CT scan in the emergency department. Show Preview
  • Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have developed a new MRI technique to help differentiate between Alzheimer’s disease and another type of dementia. Show Preview
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose-PET (FDG-PET), along with MRI and cerebrospinal analysis, significantly increases the accuracy of predicting Alzheimer’s disease progression from mild cognitive impairment, according to a study published today in the journal Radiology. Show Preview
  • Resting-state functional brain MR imaging demonstrates variations in default-mode network connectivity patterns in patients with mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). Show Preview