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Innovation, Research

Researchers analyze similarities and differences of CT features between heart failure and COVID-19

August 20, 2021

Via: The Medical News

In a new publication from Cardiovascular Innovations and Applications; Zhaowei Zhu, Jianjun Tang, Xiangping Chai and colleagues from Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China analyze the similarities and differences of CT features between COVID-19 pneumonia and heart failure. During the […]


Biomarker, Innovation

Researchers to explore new ways to diagnose early-stage lung cancer

December 18, 2020

Via: The Medical News

Ground-breaking medical research in a consortium led by two UK universities will explore new ways to diagnose lung cancer earlier and save lives. The Universities of Southampton and Leeds have come together with healthcare, diagnostics and informatics companies to test […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Machine learning algorithms help predict out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival

November 9, 2020

Via: The Medical News

Using neighborhood and local data in combination with existing information sources creates a more accurate prediction on a patient’s recovery prospects after an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA), according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Resuscitation […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Stroke imaging technology could reduce brain damage risk

July 24, 2018

Via: medicaldevice-network.com

A study presented at the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery’s (SNIS) 15th Annual Meeting has found that a new stroke imaging technology called cone beam imaging could decrease delays in patient care by up to an hour, giving patients a better […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Machine learning could detect therapeutic effects with greater sensitivity than conventional tests

November 15, 2017

Via: The Medical News

Machine learning could improve our ability to determine whether a new drug works in the brain, potentially enabling researchers to detect drug effects that would be missed entirely by conventional statistical tests, finds a new UCL study published in Brain. […]


Biomarker, Innovation

New biomarkers could help doctors diagnose traumatic brain injury through simple blood test

October 31, 2017

Via: The Medical News

UCLA researchers have identified four biomarkers that could help doctors diagnose brain trauma and concussions through a simple blood test. The biomarkers are proteins, from brain cells called astrocytes, which are released instantly into the bloodstream when astrocytes’ outer membranes […]