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Medical imaging refers to several different technologies that are used to view the human body in order to diagnose, monitor, or treat medical conditions. Each type of technology gives different information about the area of the body being studied or treated, related to possible disease, injury, or the effectiveness of medical treatment. Methods of imaging may include ultrasound, MRI, pediatric X-ray imaging, medical X-ray imaging, radiography, CT, fluoroscopy and mammography.

Shutting down part of our brain can make us more creative
New research uses a cutting-edge technique to better understand the neurological underpinnings of creativity, and finds that a certain brain area is key.
Brain scans differentiate two types of empathy
From fMRI scans, researchers find distinct brain markers for empathic care and empathic distress and show that they link differently to eight emotions.
MRI without contrast agents? Yes, with sugar!
In magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), contrast agents are used to enhance the imaging of tissue structures.
What goes on inside the brain of a psychopath?
Inmates with psychopathic behavior were asked to make some decisions while inside a brain scanner. The results may change our perception of psychopaths.
Metal-free MRI contrast agent could be safer for some patients
New agent could be used for certain high-risk groups and may enable longer-term tumor imaging.

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