Tag: "images" at medical news
Cell Behavior Better Understood with Nano Probe
...ence, in scanning mode, the SMS probe could create images
similar to movies of cell biochemical activities with high spatial and temporal resolution. The SMS probe can be readily integrated with the Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) or other scanning probes, and can not only image biochemical activity but als...
Innovation Needed In The Field Of Diagnostics: Nair
...gh speed scanner. It is capable of giving accurate images
of even the smallest coronary arteries," he said....
Obesity Hinders Medical Diagnostic Tests
...I machines can typically obtain diagnostic-quality images
in patients weighing up to 350 pounds. For exams that require radiation exposure, such as x-rays and CT, the power can be increased on standard machines in an attempt to acquire a higher-quality image. However, this leads to an undesirable increase...
Google-Like Model Used To Diagnose Suspicious Breast Masses Quickly
...ach compares the mammogram in question to selected images
that are most highly ranked for their information ...assisted detection (CAD) systems compare mammogram images
to those of known cases of breast cancer in order to aid radiologists in their diagnosis. However, ...
New Studies Show The Efficacies Of Virtual Realities Vis-à-vis Pai
...action techniques (ADTs) recently developed use 3D images
combined with dynamic audio stimuli, making the techniques more likely to meet the requirements of an ideal distracter than the traditional distraction methods such as watching a film or playing a simple computer game. The ADTs simulate real-life s...
British Teachers Concerned About Primary School kid’s Sexual Behavio
...he children were being ever more exposed to sexual images
and messages through television, magazines and the...ly attractive early on. "They are bombarded with images
when they're young. What they don't have is a counterbalance to that which is access to information ...
Heart disease and strokes connected to a motor protein mechanism
... with detailed, moving pictures rather than static images
produced by other technologies such as X-ray crystallography. Kalodimos likens the motor protein and bacteria activity he has identified to the United State Postal Service's zip code system used to process mail and directs it to its final destination...
New Tool to Diagnose and Treat Breast Cancer
...n fine sections dynamically by taking multiple MRI images
over time. The percentage of medical centers doing breast MRI is small, but growing. A recent study spearheaded by Dr. Kathy Schilling, medical director of Imaging and Intervention at the Center for Breast Care at the Women’s Center at Boca Raton C...
Increased Risk of Hantavirus Forecast for U.S. Southwest
...rus, Glass and other scientists examined satellite images
of the Four Corners region taken in 2005. The images
provided information on vegetation growth, soil moisture and other ecological conditions, which Glas...
‘Biofilms’-Clumped Bacterial Slime Cause Ear Infectin
...of bacteria they pieced together three-dimensional images
under the microscope. The research team found that 92% of infected ears held biofilms that contained many different types of microbes, while samples that were taken from 8 healthy children and adults had shown no sign of biofilms. The researchers a...
64-Slice CT Scanner Is More Heart Friendly
...gh the arterial system into the heart, where x-ray images
are taken. This would take a few hours but for a...tually inside the body. The machine takes multiple images
of the heart, which is assembled into a three-dimensional picture at a higher resolution than the co...
Watchful Eyes Ensures Honesty
...a feeling of being watched, as the brain reacts to images
of eyes and faces, reported the research team, adding, that this finding could aid anti-social behavior tackling initiatives, and raises the possibility of getting people to behave more pro-socially. Professor George Fieldman, an evolutionary p...
Brain’s response distinct upon exposure to erotic image
...chiatry. "We believed both pleasant and disturbing images
would evoke a rapid response, but erotic scenes al...reatures than women and get more aroused by erotic images
than women. Anokhin says the fact that the women's brains in this study exhibited such a quick respo...
Trans Fats Adding Inches to the Waistline
... In addition it was found that computed tomography images
revealed that the trans fat-eating monkeys deposited 30 per cent more fat in their abdomens. The study used vervet monkeys in the experiment, which share more than 95 per cent of our DNA. Therefore it was probable that the same weight changes and f...
Smoking Increases Osteoporosis Risk
...ray machine (CAT scanner) to get three-dimensional images
of bone. These 3D images
showed that smoking primarily affects a specific type of bone called cortical bone. This very dense ...
Saket Hospital to get Multi-speciality Facilities from Max Healthcare
...esigned for helping neurosurgeons to get real-time images
during removal of tumour, have been set up with an investment of $2 million. The Brain Suite is expected to be a boon in cases of 'complicated brain tumours that are buried deep or positioned near the spinal cord (and) are difficult to remove,' sai...
Helium And MRI Scanning Clearly Detects Smoker Lungs – Research Find
...technique creates clear and deep contrast-coloured images
of lungs soft tissues, when helium gas was inhaled prior taking images. The use of helium is a departure from traditional MRI, which typically distinguishes body tissues from one another by track...
Three-Dimensional Image Of AIDS Virus – BY FSU Researcher
...enerated in such intricate detail, the super-sized images
of the virus and its viral spikes have given resea...roscopy tomography. It generates three-dimensional images
similar to those from a CAT scan, but at the level of viruses and molecules rather than tissues and ...
Scientists Develop Thought-Controlled Robotic Hands
...scanning can be used to distinguish between simple images
that a subject is looking at and thinking about. In the new discovery, subjects lay inside an MRI scanner and were asked to make 'rock, paper, scissor' shapes with their right hand. As they did this, the MRI scanner recorded brain activity during t...
Puff-packs to sport potent pictures of smoking-peril
...pitfalls of smoking. There is a lot of truth that images
have a far greater impact than plain text, and evidence to this is already shown in certain countries that have introduced visual aids in their packaging. Jean King, Cancer Research UK's director of tobacco control, said: "The evidence from Canada,...
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