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  •  Lung ultrasound identifies patients with COVID-19

    Lung ultrasound identifies patients with COVID-19

    Theresa Pablos - www.auntminnie.com | March 26, 2020


    ​Researchers from Italy have created protocols for performing lung ultrasonography on patients with COVID-19. Their list of four brief acquisition protocols was published in a clinical letter on March 20 in the Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. Read More
  • Imaging confirms coronavirus transmits from mother to fetus

    Imaging confirms coronavirus transmits from mother to fetus

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | March 26, 2020


    The combination of CT, x-ray, and DNA testing confirmed that the novel coronavirus was transmitted from pregnant women to nearly 10% of newborns in a new study, published online March 26 in JAMA Pediatrics. The findings underscore the need for strict infection control measures for this vulnerable population. Read More
  • ACR posts list of resources for coronavirus outbreak

    ACR posts list of resources for coronavirus outbreak

    Kate Madden Yee - www.auntminnie.com | March 17, 2020


    The American College of Radiology (ACR) has posted a list of radiology-specific resources and recommendations for dealing with the coronavirus pandemic while protecting patients and healthcare providers. Read More
  • HIMSS cancels 2020 conference

    HIMSS cancels 2020 conference

    Brian Casey - www.auntminnie.com | March 05, 2020


    ​Just days away from the start of its annual conference, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) announced on March 5 that the meeting in Orlando, FL, would be canceled due to concerns about the novel coronavirus. Read More
  • SIR issues statement on endovascular procedures for trauma

    SIR issues statement on endovascular procedures for trauma

    Abraham Kim - www.auntminnie.com | March 03, 2020


    ​The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) released a position statement on the use of endovascular procedures for treating individuals with traumatic injuries in the March issue of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Read More