Welcome to the latest issue of EMJ Radiology, an open-access eJournal that provides healthcare professionals with peer-reviewed articles written by experts, exclusive interviews, and highlights from the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) 2021. These are accompanied by abstract summaries of presentations from the congress.
EMJ Radiology 2.1 2021
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Imaging for Targeting, Monitoring, and Assessment After Histotripsy: A Non-invasive, Non-thermal Therapy for Cancer
Histotripsy is a non-invasive, non-thermal, and non-ionising focused ultrasound (US) treatment method that destroys tissue through mechanical disruption caused by cavitation. Short-duration (<20 μs) high-pressure US pulses cause the rapid expansion and collapse of endogenous gas bubbles in targeted tissue.
Correlation Between Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio, Platelets-Lymphocyte Ratio, and High-Resolution CT in Patients with COVID-19
COVID-19 is an abruptly progressing and sometimes lethal contagious disease. It is caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), which was first reported in Wuhan, China, at the end of 2019. The World Health Organization (WHO) announced it as a pandemic in March 2020.