Investigative Radiology

March 2016: Val M. Runge, MD, a note from the Editor

This issue of the journal, as always, has many outstanding articles, representing cutting edge research and technology in diagnostic imaging. Topics involving MR are predominantly featured. Advances in imaging of the heart, breast, lung, and whole body are presented, using advanced imaging approaches for improved diagnosis. Two additional articles focus on innovative imaging technologies, specifically PET/MR and x-ray propagation-based phase-contrast imaging computed tomography. ​

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Val M. Runge, MD

ISSN: 0020-9996

Online ISSN: 1536-0210

Frequency: 12 issues / year

Ranking: Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, and Medical Imaging 10/125

Impact Factor: 4.437

Study Highlights 'Important Safety Issue'
A press release for Investigative Radiology shows new results in animals highlighting a major safety concern regarding a class of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents used in millions of patients each year.