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RSNA News:  Image-guided Video-assisted Surgery Helps Remove Small Lung Masses

RSNA News: Image-guided Video-assisted Surgery Helps Remove Small Lung Masses

July 8, 2016

Real-time image-guided video-assisted thoracic surgery procedures are helping remove small lung cancers less invasively at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH)A multi-disciplinary team at BWH that includes radiologists is demonstrating success with a new surgical procedure that combines video-assisted surgery with real-time imaging guidance to remove lung nodules while preserving healthy tissue. Read more...

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2016 Summer Project Week

June 20, 2016

The 23rd Project Week was held on June 20-25, 2016, in Heidelberg, Germany, with 58 registered attendees. More...

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William Mercer Wells, III, PhD Honored as one of the Academy of Radiology Research’s 2015 Distinguished Investigators

October 5, 2015

William “Sandy” Wells, PhD has been selected to receive an Academy of Radiology Research’s 2015 Distinguished Investigator Award.

This prestigious honor recognizes individuals for their accomplishments in the field of medical imaging.  "The recipients of this Award have made significant contributions to the field of imaging research and are in the top 10% of Radiology Department faculty nationwide", remarked Reed A. Omary, MD, MS, Co-Chair of the Academy's Distinguished Investigator Council.

 

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Press Release: Clinical Trial Shows that MRI may have Groundbreaking Impact on Prostate Cancer Care

September 16, 2015

 

AdMeTech Foundation to unveil the results of a clinical MRI trial at the First Global Summit on Precision Diagnosis for Prostate Cancer

According to the study team, MRI and its Prostate Imaging Reporting Radiologic System version 2 (PI-RADSTM v2) standardization can address fundamental problems in prostate cancer care by improving early detection of life-threatening prostate cancer and reducing many unnecessary and failed procedures that cause complications, decrease quality of… Read more about Press Release: Clinical Trial Shows that MRI may have Groundbreaking Impact on Prostate Cancer Care

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The National Center for Image Guided Therapy at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Receives Renewed Funding from NIH

September 1, 2015

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has renewed funding for the National Center for Image Guided Therapy (NCIGT) at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). The five-year,  $12 million grant will allow the center to continue its work focused on the multidisciplinary development of innovative image-guided intervention technologies to enable effective, less invasive clinical treatments that improve both results and value for patients.

Under the… Read more about The National Center for Image Guided Therapy at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Receives Renewed Funding from NIH

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2015 Summer Project Week

June 21, 2015

The 21st Project Week was held in Barcelona, Spain on June 21-24, in Barcelona, Spain, with 55 registered attendees. More...

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BWH Clinical & Research News: What’s the Top Health Care Innovation for 2015?

March 27, 2015

One of the top health care innovations that’s allowing us to improve and advance patient care is intraoperative MRI guidance in the Advanced Multimodality Image Guided Operating (AMIGO) suite, the vision of Dr. Ferenc Jolesz who sadly passed away this past winter. Thanks to Dr. Jolesz’s vision, carried on by Ferenc Jolesz Chair of Radiology Research and AMIGO Clinical Director Dr. Clare Tempany and AMIGO executive director Dr. Tina Kapur and the AMIGO team, we’re now able to perform new… Read more about BWH Clinical & Research News: What’s the Top Health Care Innovation for 2015?

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