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Research & Innovation News

3D ultrasound goes ultrafast

Ultrafast ultrasound technique allows cardiac blood flow to be observed in three dimensions in real time.

MR-guided HIFU safe for liver ablation

Researchers develop a clinically feasible treatment protocol for MR-guided HIFU of a moving organ.

Wide-angle scans give best tumour images

Digital breast tomosynthesis images acquired with wide angle geometries are rated by observers as higher in quality.

In brief: research round-up

Recent developments in brain imaging, radiotherapy, PET and more.

Opinion

Linac-MRI records first human images

Cross Cancer Institute achieves world's first MR imaging of a human subject using a clinical linac-MRI.

Advances in preclinical MRI technology

Recent advances in preclinical MRI technologies have escalated the extent of research that can be undertaken, explains MR Solutions' David Taylor.

OCT lines up for dermatology

Jon Holmes, CEO and co-founder of Michelson Diagnostics, takes a look at the role of optical coherence tomography in dermatology.

Horizons 2013: connecting physicists in medicine

What happened when two groups of physicists working in medicine came together for the first time?

Physics in Medicine & Biology

Topical review: MR guidance in radiotherapy

Jan J W Lagendijk, Bas W Raaymakers, Cornelis A T Van den Berg, Marinus A Moerland, Marielle E Philippens and Marco van Vulpen Phys. Med. Biol. 59 R349

3D ultrafast ultrasound imaging in vivo

Jean Provost, Clement Papadacci, Juan Esteban Arango, Marion Imbault, Mathias Fink, Jean-Luc Gennisson, Mickael Tanter and Mathieu Pernot Phys. Med. Biol. 59 L1

A new approach for dose calculation in targeted radionuclide therapy (TRT) based on collapsed cone superposition: validation with 90Y

Manuel Sanchez-Garcia, Isabelle Gardin, Rachida Lebtahi and Arnaud Dieudonné Phys. Med. Biol. 59 4769