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How to use the Finder’s powerful bulk renaming tools

Renaming a single file in the Finder isn’t too bad. You can click on its name and type in a new one. But what if you want to rename a whole bunch of files at once? Maybe you want to add the same text to the beginning of every file, or add a number to the end of a folder full of MP3 recording to …

Priebus denies collusion between Trump campaign and Russian officials

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said Sunday there was no collusion between anyone involved in President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and Russian officials.<p>Priebus, in an interview with Fox News' Chris Wallace, also offered the closest thing to an official timeline for …

Donald Trump

Biomimetic phantom for cardiac diffusion MRI - Teh - 2016 - Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Irvin Teh PhD<p>Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK<p>Search for more papers by this …

Diffusion‐weighted imaging outside the brain: Consensus statement from an ISMRM‐sponsored workshop - Taouli - 2016 - Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Lidia Alcalá Mata, M. Álvaro Berbís and Antonio Luna Alcalá, Prostate MRI Technique, Atlas of Multiparametric Prostate MRI, …

Vortex‐ring mixing as a measure of diastolic function of the human heart: Phantom validation and initial observations in healthy volunteers and patients with heart failure - Töger - 2016 - Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Johannes Töger PhD<p>Department of Clinical Physiology, Lund University Hospital, Lund University, Lund, Sweden<p>Department of Numerical Analysis, Centre …

Contrast-free detection of myocardial fibrosis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients with diffusion-weighted cardiovascular magnetic resonance

BackgroundsPrevious studies have shown that diffusion-weighted cardiovascular magnetic resonance (DW-CMR) is highly sensitive to replacement fibrosis …

Biotechnology

Spin echo versus stimulated echo diffusion tensor imaging of the in vivo human heart - von Deuster - 2016 - Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

Pedro F. Ferreira, Sonia Nielles‐Vallespin, Andrew D. Scott, Ranil Silva, Philip J. Kilner, Daniel B. Ennis, Daniel A. Auger, Jonathan D. Suever, …

Device Revives Disembodied Hearts That Have Stopped Beating

It could save a lot of lives<p>There are two ways you can die, from a transplant surgeon’s point of view. Your brain could die while your heart continues beating, or your heart could fail, starving the rest of your body of oxygen. It used to be that only the former could donate their organs—because if …

Clinical Trials

Is L.A. in another real estate bubble?

As home prices rise ever higher in Los Angeles, some are beginning to wonder if the region is in another housing bubble, one that's ready to burst. Real estate blogs add to the hysteria by pointing to the most ridiculous listings, the million-dollar bungalows in need of a complete renovation, the …

Real Estate

Science, Technology, and Health: A Guide to Pitching for Freelancers

Hi writers. We want your stories.<p>At <i>The Atlantic,</i> we’ve long been interested in questions without easy answers. As we focus on expanding our coverage of health, science, technology, we’re letting that tradition of curiosity and doggedness guide us. We want your stories to be a part of this effort, …

Time‐Dependent Influence of Cell Membrane Permeability on MR Diffusion Measurements - Li - 2016 - Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

Magnetic Resonance in Medicine<p>Volume 75, Issue 5<p>Full Paper<p>Time‐Dependent Influence of Cell Membrane Permeability on MR Diffusion Measurements<p>Hua …

Ultrahigh field single-refocused diffusion weighted imaging using a matched-phase adiabatic spin echo (MASE). - PubMed

PURPOSE:<p>To improve ultrahigh field diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) in the presence of inhomogeneous transmit B1 field by designing a novel …

Neurology

Comparison of diffusion tensor imaging by cardiovascular magnetic resonance and gadolinium enhanced 3D image intensity approaches to investigation of structural anisotropy in explanted rat hearts

Background: Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) can through the two methods 3D FLASH and diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) give complementary …

Imaging

Diffusion-Sensitized Ophthalmic Magnetic Resonance Imaging... : Investigative Radiology

Objectives This study is designed to examine the feasibility of diffusion-sensitized multishot split-echo rapid acquisition with relaxation …

Neurology

Diego El Cigala

Every now and then, if we are extremely lucky, we are witness to a musical game changer. That is the rare musician who single-handedly alters the direction of a genre though the power of musical vision and artistry.<p>Diego El Cigala is one of those game changers.<p>While he comes from the world of …

NPR

Standardized uptake value and apparent diffusion coefficient of endometrial cancer evaluated with integrated whole‐body PET/MR: Correlation with pathological prognostic factors - Shih - 2015 - Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

I‐Lun Shih MD<p>Department of Medical Imaging and Radiology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, …

Tumor‐specific expression and detection of a CEST reporter gene - Minn - 2015 - Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

Il Minn<p>The Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, …

The Abuse of Satire

Garry Trudeau on Charlie Hebdo, free-speech fanaticism, and the problem with “punching downward”<p>My career—I guess I can officially call it that now—was not my idea. When my editor, Jim Andrews, recruited me out during my junior year in college and gave me the job I still hold, it wasn’t clear to me …

Assessment of tumor response to oxygen challenge using quantitative diffusion MRI in an animal model - Zhang - 2015 - Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging<p>Volume 42, Issue 5<p>Original Research<p>Assessment of tumor response to oxygen challenge using quantitative diffusion …

3D high‐resolution diffusion‐weighted MRI at 3T: Preliminary application in prostate cancer patients undergoing active surveillance protocol for low‐risk prostate cancer - Nguyen - 2016 - Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

Christopher Nguyen<p>Biomedical Imaging Research Institute, Cedars‐Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA<p>Department of Bioengineering, …

Genetic Disorder May Reveal How Statins Boost Diabetes Risk

Millions of people take statins to lower their cholesterol and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. But taking statins does slightly up the risk of Type 2 diabetes. Figuring out whether that means "No statins for you" isn't always easy, despite a proliferation of guidelines intended to …

Diabetes

Playing The Odds With Statins: Heart Disease Or Diabetes?

Last year my cholesterol shot up despite living nowhere near a decent barbeque joint. I was totally stressed. I wasn't overweight. But I was pretty sedentary. My doctor prescribed a high dose of Lipitor, a powerful statin.<p>For women of a certain age, statins are supposedly the best thing since Lycra …

Medical Research

Free‐breathing, motion‐corrected, highly efficient whole heart T2 mapping at 3T with hybrid radial‐cartesian trajectory

Full Paper<p>Biomedical Imaging Research Institute, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cedars‐Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, …

Pulse sequence programming in a dynamic visual environment: SequenceTree - Magland - 2016 - Magnetic Resonance in Medicine

Jon‐Fredrik Nielsen and Douglas C. Noll, TOPPE: A framework for rapid prototyping of MR pulse sequences, <i>Magnetic Resonance in Medicine</i>, <b>79</b>, 6, …

The Coming Boom In Brain Medicines

TONY COLES COULD have had any job he wanted in the drug industry. In five years at the helm of cancer drug developer Onyx Pharmaceuticals he increased its market cap eightfold by purchasing an experimental blood cancer drug for $800 million, developing it into a big seller and flipping the whole …

Biotechnology

Python for scientific use. Part I: Data Visualization

<-- prev | next --><p>Motivation and outline<p>A first step towards qualitative understanding and interpretation of scientific data is visualization of the …

Accuracy and reproducibility of semi-automated late gadolinium enhancement quantification techniques in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Abstract<p>Background<p>The presence and extent of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) has been associated with adverse events in patients with hypertrophic …

Clinical Trials