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Diagnosis Uncertainty Increases Anxiety ...

Diagnosis Uncertainty Increases Anxiety in Patients
A radiologist talks with an anxious patient before an embolization procedure. Image and caption courtesy of the RSNA. CHICAGO—Have you ever felt uneasy sitting in a doctor’s waiting room or climbed the walls waiting for your test results? That feeling of anxious uncertainty can be more stressful than knowing you have a serious illness, according to a study presented today at...

New Study Reports Effects of Endurance R...

New Study Reports Effects of Endurance Running
CHICAGO—Using a mobile MRI unit, researchers followed runners for two months along a 4,500-kilometer course to study how their bodies responded to the high-stress conditions of an ultra-long-distance race, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). A series of MR images of the brain showing loss of gray matter...

Radiological Society of North America Aw...

Radiological Society of North America Awards Honorary MembershipsRadiological Society of North America Awards Honorary Memberships
CHICAGO—Today the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) awarded honorary membership to three individuals who have distinguished themselves as outstanding contributors to the field of radiology and its allied sciences. The recipients were Claude Manelfe, M.D., from Auch, France; Iain McCall, M.D., D.M.R.D., F.R.C.R., from Shrewsbury, U.K.; and Kazuro Sugimura, M.D., from Kobe,...

Light Exercise May Prevent Osteoarthriti...

Light Exercise May Prevent Osteoarthritis
CHICAGO — People at risk for osteoarthritis may be able to delay the onset of the disease or even prevent it with simple changes to their physical activity, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). This figure shows three color-coded T2 maps overlaid on first-echo MR images that show (A) high lateral tibia T2...

RSNA 2010 Registration Fees

RSNA 2010 Registration Fees
RSNA 2010 represents one of the most prestigious radiology and medical imaging events all over the world. Recently, RSNA 2010 management announced the registration fees of the forthcoming event. RSNA 2010 Fees for Active RSNA Members: For active RSNA members, registration for RSNA 2010 before the 5th of November will be free of charge. However, members will have to pay $100 if they...

RSNA History – Part 7

We continue to discuss the history of the RSNA. In this section, we are about to highlight the difficulties the society had overcome during the Great Depression, which took place in the United States throughout the 1930s. While the Depression was taking place, it was noted that the attendance of the RSNA annual meeting was decreasing. Facing this challenge, Donald S. Childs, MD, the...

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