A digital clock that sounds alarms signaling each step of acute stroke care at the hospital CT suite is a low-cost tool that helped physicians in Germany streamline and accelerate the time-sensitive process.
An early adopter of using PET scans in neuroscience, Nora Volkow, MD, director of the U.S. National Institute on Drug Abuse, has a unique personal perspective on the opioid crisis in the United States.Read More
The first COVID-19-associated case of acute necrotizing encephalopathy—a rare form of brain damage that typically follows an acute fever-causing disease, often a viral infection—was diagnosed in a 58-year-old airline worker at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.Read More
The COVID-19 outbreak is overwhelming hospitals around the world, and radiologists are at the heart of the fray. In a letter to the British Medical Journal, four U.K. radiologists share their experiences.Read More
Researchers and physicians are learning how to identify distinctive signs of COVID-19 from x-rays and CT scans, but so far these images are not offering many clues to predict which patients may pull through.Read More