Non-invasive liver MRI could improve cirrhosis diagnoses
Researchers from the University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, led by Naaventhan Palaniyappan and Eleanor Cox, aimed to simplify the process of diagnosing cirrhosis by using imaging.

Currently, physicians measure pressure within the liver with a catheter through the patient's neck, a process that is expensive, invasive and can lead to complications. The study, published in the Journal of Hepatology, examined 30 patients who underwent the catheter procedure while also following up with MRI....