Radiologists see improved diagnostic options for prostate cancer

March 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Radiologists see improved diagnostic options for prostate cancer 

VIENNA, March 5 — New ultrasound techniques and multiparameter MRI scans during biopsies allow for the detection and exact distinction of prostate tumours leading to the prospect of improved diagnoses, a British expert said in Vienna on Wednesday.

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Gov't prosecutors block Sen. Revilla’s motion to have medical check-up at St. Luke’s Medical Center

November 13, 2014 by · Comments Off on Gov't prosecutors block Sen. Revilla’s motion to have medical check-up at St. Luke’s Medical Center 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, Nov. 12 (PNA) — Government prosecutors blocked on Wednesday Senator Ramon Revilla Jr.’s motion to spend an overnight medical check-up at the St. Luke’s Medical Center in Taguig City, saying he can have his medical tests as an out-patient.

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Ultra high-field MRI scans show language centers in brain more accurately: Austrian study

October 29, 2014 by · Comments Off on Ultra high-field MRI scans show language centers in brain more accurately: Austrian study 

VIENNA, Oct. 29 — A study from the Medical University of Vienna has for the first time shown how 7-Tesla ultra high-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used to more clearly show the brain areas responsible for speech processing and production.

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