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Advanced Imaging Digest

Advanced Imaging Digest

Magellan Healthcare clinical leaders continually review imaging trends and needs in light of current medical concerns, available literature, and society and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations and guidelines. Our Advanced Imaging Digest summarizes our latest findings.

Volume 1, Issue 1: COVID-19 Complications and Outpatient Imaging Utilization

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, we cover outpatient imaging as a method of diagnosing some COVID-19 complications. 

Volume 1, Issue 2: Cardiac Concerns for Athletes: Return to Play

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, we discuss athlete return to play following COVID-19 and the extent to which COVID-19 becomes an independent risk factor in imaging utilization. 

Volume 1, Issue 3: Radiology Trend: Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings on magnetic resonance spectroscopy of cord lesions and magnetic resonance spectroscopy for discogenic pain.

Volume 1, Issue 4: Radiology Trends: Cone-beam Breast Computed Tomography (CBBCT), PET-MRI, Breast-Specific PET and Isotopes

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings and recommendation to not use CBBCT at this time.

Volume 1, Issue 5: Prostate Risk Identification

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings on prostate risk identification using micro-ultrasound (PRI-MUS™) and Quantib® Prostate.

Volume 1, Issue 6: Breast Cancer Risk Identification

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings on breast lymphatic mapping and fluoroestradiol F-18.

Volume 1, Issue 7: MRI and Aduhelm Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings on MRI and Aduhelm™ treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

Volume 2, Issue 1: COVID-19 Vaccines and Lymphadenopathy

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Dr. M. Atif Khalid and Dr. Joseph Mazzie share their findings on COVID-19 vaccines and lymphadenopathy.

Volume 2, Issue 2: Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Patients with Leadless Pacemakers

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare’s Drs. Robert P. Fleck and Rosalind Watman share their findings on magnetic resonance imaging in patients with leadless pacemakers.

Volume 2, Issue 3: Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Magellan Healthcare's Dr. Noushin Izadifar Hart, board-certified radiologist, senior physician clinical reviewer, shares her findings on Gamma Knife radiosurgery.

Volume 2, Issue 4: Positron Emission Tomography

In this issue of Advanced Imaging Digest, Drs. M. Atif Khalid, senior medical director, and Joseph Mazzie, physician clinical reviewer, share their findings on non-contrast enhanced computed tomography versus contrast-enhanced computed tomography.