Neuroradiology

Brain Tumor Imaging at UCSF: On the Cutting- Edge

UCSF neuroradiologists have pioneered the use of MRI to better evaluate not only physical appearance, but functional and biological characteristics of a variety of brain tumors.

Amyloid Imaging at UCSF

The FDA recently approved Amyvid for use in amyloid imaging in patients being evaluated for Alzheimer’s disease and other causes of cognitive decline. Learn how amyloid imaging works.

New MRI Technique May Predict Progress of Alzheimer

A recent study reported on a new technique that may be able to predict the physical path of Alzheimer’s disease and other degenerative brain diseases.

Exploring the Brain: Is CT or MRI Better for Brain Imaging?

The complexity of the organ that determines how a person thinks, moves, feels, and remembers is overshadowed only by its unique vulnerability. This series discusses differences in brain imaging modalities.

Exploring the Brain: How Are Brain Images Made with MRI?

The complexity of the organ that determines how a person thinks, moves, feels, and remembers is overshadowed only by its unique vulnerability. This series discusses differences in brain imaging modalities.

UCSF Radiology: A View From Within

In this video you’ll discover the process of using radiology to diagnose and treat patients suffering from mild traumatic brain injury, such as concussions.

Restoring Reality Monitoring Behavior and Brain Activation in Schizophrenia

A ground-breaking new study, published in the February 23rd issue of Neuron, finds that a specific type of computerized cognitive training can lead to significant neural and behavioral improvements in individuals with schizophrenia.

Innovative Developments in Brain Tumor Imaging

A UCSF team has discovered a new way to image brain tumors and predict recurrence amongst brain cancer patients.

Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: Working to Defeat the Silent Epidemic

Longer life spans increase the likelihood of age-related health conditions such as Alzheimer's disease. Studies, like ADNI, allow research to continue at the pace needed to be successful against this disease.

San Francisco General Hospital Awarded the Nation’s First Traumatic Brain Injury Center Certification!

San Francisco General Hospital has become the first hospital in the country to gain certification for treatment of traumatic brain injury based on its medical skills, imaging technologies, neuro- monitoring capabilities, and research.

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