Key topics discussed include: the declining utilization of barium contrast agents due to the emergence of endoscopy and CT colonography as favorable alternatives for gastrointestinal imaging, and the effects that recent safety concerns surrounding paramagnetic contrast media may have on the MRI contrast media market.
What is the current and future outlook of the contrast media in developed and emerging markets?
Often, however, in actual clinical testing, a separate contrast agent may need to be administered to the subject to delineate the areas of interest.
One nanoparticle evaluated is a new class of uniform, biodegradable, and non-toxic superparamagnetic contrast agent, [Fe.
, workers trapped in the life-long monotony of wage-earning and routine office work and under the thumb of employers sought a very different sort of release in vertigo, simulated violence, and the empowering experience of crowds free of any authority.
Hence the design is contemporaneous with MJP's extension to St John's, Oxford (AR October 1994), to which it offers an instruct:re contrast
St John's continues the typical Oxbridge courtyard form and draws obvious inspiration flora John Soane.
A keen sensitivity to light-dark contrasts
proves extremely useful, notes Thomas D.
Using ironic juxtaposition, Walker contrasts
Traynor's other-defined "deacon-imposed" television image (his on-camera appearance) with the more "presentable" self which he brings to Gracie Mae's (his off-camera appearance): "On the TV he was inclined to dress like the deacon told him.
Evaluating a patient's kidney function can help determine their ability to safely receive IV contrast
prior to a CT exam -- an important precaution especially for known diabetics, patients with known kidney impairment, and patients over 50.
Before the introduction of Varibar, physicians used contrast
agents designed for anatomic imaging and not for observing the swallowing function.
B) today announced that it has introduced the first family of contrast
formulations designed specifically for fluoroscopic examination of the swallowing process.
has agreed to provide PhorMax Corporation, a developer and manufacturer of low-cost computed radiography systems, its patented MUSICA(TM)(Multiscale Image Contrast
Amplification) software for image processing.