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Alzheimers/Neurology

New 'super-resolution' technique improves brain PET imaging
Using head motion to enhance visualization, rather than detract from it
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FieldLine launches MEG brain imaging system
Helps diagnose Alzheimer's, PTSD and various mental health disorders
Indiana hospital invests $325 million in expansion projects
Will build a second location for women's health, a new brain and spine hospital, and a new parking garage
GE gets FDA nod for AIR Recon DL on 7T MR scanner
Enabling faster scans with sharper, less noisy images
7 Tesla MR reveals potential biomarker for early Alzheimer's detection
Shows deficiencies in consumption and reserve of energy metabolism in the brain
Aetna first to cover MR-guided focused ultrasound for essential tremor
The condition is estimated to affect 10 million Americans
New AI model identifies 'likely abnormal' findings on brain MR scans
Can help radiologists to triage cases and speed up care for those most in need
Lung CT and brain MR could help predict COVID-19-related neurological conditions in advance
Physicians may be able to predict severity of condition and prescribe treatment early on
New X-ray technique estimates amyloid buildup in Alzheimer's disease
The method is expected to provide more information on disease progression and treatment
AI and neuroimaging research on surgical skill scores $2.2 million funding
The research is geared toward improving surgeons' skills.
Accuray partners with Brainlab on CyberKnife neuro-radiosurgery
Will incorporate Snke OS and Quentry software to expand capabilities
GE Healthcare to integrate SyMRI's MAGiC Neuro advanced software into its platform
Provides objective decision support that leverages quantification, faster workflow
PET and MR imaging reveal two different forms of Parkinson's disease
One form starts in brain, the other in the intestines
Portable MR detects brain abnormalities indicating stroke, neurological disorders
Researchers at Yale use Hyperfine system for bedside diagnostics
AI technique may speed up diagnosis of COVID-19 in CT images
Could reduce burden of radiologists that have to examine each image
GE Healthcare launches SIGNA 7T MR system at virtual ISMRM meeting
Holds approximately five times more power than conventional clinical systems
Landmark study finds Alzheimer's PET scans may not yield significant cost savings
Failure to reduce hospitalizations by 10% may hurt chances for Medicare coverage
40% of hospitalizations of older adults with dementia could have been prevented: study
Inpatient admissions for pneumonia and heart failure could have been avoided if patients had access to high-quality outpatient care