Tag: magnetic resonance imaging

Abandoned Cardiac Device Leads Don’t Rule Out MRI

Data from an observational cohort study suggest that the presence of abandoned leads in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) should no longer be...

Brain Connectivity Patterns Reliably Identify ADHD

Functional brain connectivity patterns are a stable biomarker of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new research suggests. By applying a machine-learning approach to brain imaging...

More, Larger Brain Lesions on MRI After Bicuspid TAVR

Diffusion-weighted MRI points to more silent brain injuries after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) of bicuspid aortic valves (BAVs) in a single-center study. Although TAVR...

India’s economy showing signs of improvement, braving the impact of the COVID-19: Assocham

New Delhi: India’s economy has shown a remarkable resilience in the last few months, braving the impact of the coronavirus pandemic with lead indicators such...

Only 14% families buy high star ACs, cost remains key barrier: CEEW

New Delhi: About 14 per cent of Indian families surveyed purchased four or five star rated air conditioners (ACs) as cost remained the key barrier...

Fear of second coronavirus wave as people moving out: Maha CM Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday expressed apprehensions of a “second wave” of coronavirus transmission as more people are moving out for work,...

PFRDA mulling launching minimum assured return-based pension scheme

New Delhi: The Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is working on a minimum assured return-based pension scheme, its Chairman Supratim Bandyopadhyay said. The...

Chronicles of Cancer: A History of Mammography

The history of mammography provides a powerful example of the connection between social factors and the rise of a medical technology. It is also an...

Ofatumumab Phase 3 Multiple Sclerosis Trials Published

Two phase 3 clinical trials showing impressive results with the new subcutaneously-delivered, B-cell depleting multiple sclerosis anti-CD20 mononclonal antibody ofatumumab (Arzerra) have now been published...

Atrial Fibrosis Link to ESUS Questions Stroke-AF Connection

What if atrial fibrillation (AF) turned out to be a marker of risk for cardioembolic stroke but not necessarily the direct cause of culprit thrombi?...