Advanced Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Design for 90 Days Trip to Mars

Advanced Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Design for 90 Days Trip to Mars Brian Wang | October 26, 2020 | Ultra Safe Nuclear Technologies (USNC-Tech) has delivered a design concept to NASA as part of a study on nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) flight demonstration. Fully Ceramic Micro-encapsulated (FCM™) fuel will enable a safer nuclear rocket with double…Continue Reading

Many Advanced Countries Missing Targets for HCV Elimination

Eleven high-income countries are on track to meet World Health Organization targets to eliminate hepatitis C infection by 2030, compared with nine countries 2 years ago, researchers report. But 28 countries, including the United States, are not expected to eliminate HCV until 2050. “In the countries making progress, the common elements are political will, a…Continue Reading

Pediatric Advanced Imaging: When Is Less More?

Although CT scans have declined in the past decade among pediatric patients presenting to the emergency department, advanced imaging has increased overall, according to an analysis of 32 tertiary care children’s hospitals. Among more than 26 million emergency department (ED) visits recorded from 2009-2018, the proportion involving CT scans significantly decreased from 3.9% to 2.9%…Continue Reading