LITTLE ROCK – A trio of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researchers are studying a chemical in the brain that plays several roles, including regulating movement and emotional responses, in an effort to help women with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Joshua Cisler, Ph.D., of UAMS’ Brain Imaging Research Center, was awarded a five-year [...]
Breast MRI Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the breast is a non-invasive procedure that can determine what the inside of the breast looks like without having to do surgery or flatten or compress the breast (as in a mammogram). Mammography combined with MRI has been shown to deliver superior screening results for patients who [...]
Rheumatology Clinic In our Rheumatology Clinic, UAMS doctors who specialize in rheumatology and immunology are committed to caring for patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, the most crippling form of arthritis, as well as other diseases of the joints, tendons and connective tissues in the body. At UAMS, we will chart a course to provide [...]
Sept. 6, 2012 | An MRI simulator purchased by the Translational Research Institute in collaboration with the Psychiatric Research institute has been welcomed as an essential new tool for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Brain Imaging Research Center.