Tag: "multimodal" at medical news
New Multi-Modal Contrast Agents, A Boon For Medical Imaging
... This means it (gadolinium oxide) is potentially a multimodal
agent’ … in other words, a contrast agent that would work with a number of different medical imaging techniques. Among the most promising applications for using gadolinium oxide nanoparticles as a neutron capture therapy agent is in the treatment ...
Is Radiation or Chemoradiation Best for Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients
... between these patient groups. Further prospective multimodal
analysis is needed to fully describe the swallowing and diet differences between these two patient populations. While this study seems to demonstrate that chemoradiation does lead to worsening swallowing function during the treatment phase (indica...
Hybrid Nanoparticles for Multimodal Medical Imaging
...ized package," he said. Once injected with these multimodal
nanoparticles, the patient can undergo several ima...g of drug action in real-time," said Prasad. The multimodal
platforms underway in Prasad's group are based on versatile nanoparticles that the UB researchers ha...
Nodal Status is the Best Predictor in Esophageal Cancer
...s with oesophageal cancer were deemed suitable for multimodal
therapy if they fulfilled a list of pre-set criteria, including being younger than 77 years, fit for surgery, and having a tumour of resectable size and location. The patients were given a standard protocol of radiation therapy and concurrent chemo...