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Radiologist Recommendations for Chest CT Have High Clinical Yield

December 22, 2014

Study shows that a substantial percentage of patients who receive radiologist recommendations for chest CT to evaluate abnormal findings on outpatient chest X-rays have clinically relevant findings ...
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3-D Mammography Improves Cancer Detection in Dense Breasts

December 2, 2014

Digital breast tomosynthesis (3-D mammography) has potential to significantly increase cancer detection rate in screening of women with dense breasts ...
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Patients Take Control of Their Medical Exam Records

December 2, 2014

Patients value direct, independent access to their medical exams, according to a new study ...
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Risk-based Screening Misses Breast Cancers in Women in Their Forties

December 2, 2014

A study of breast cancers detected with screening mammography found that strong family history and dense breast tissue were commonly absent in women between the ages of 40 and 49 diagnosed with breast cancer ...
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High School Football Players Show Brain Changes after One Season

December 1, 2014

Study shows that some high school football players exhibit measurable brain changes after a single season of play ...
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Researchers Use 3-D Printing to Guide Human Face Transplants

December 1, 2014

Researchers use computed tomography (CT) and 3-D printing technology to assist in face transplantation surgery ...
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