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13 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

Gonzales offers advanced 3-D mammography

Gonzales Healthcare Systems recently announced the addition of 3-D mammography at the Jane Johnson Women's Center in Gonzales.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Breast Cancer

17 hrs ago | Newswise

New Image Wisely(r) Radiation Safety Case on CT Brain Perfusion Now Available

Reston, Va. - Image Wisely recently launched its third Image Wisely Radiation Safety Case - CT Brain Perfusion Dose Optimization.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Food and Drug Administration

Yesterday | Medical News Today

Uterine fibroids: If in doubt always ask for a second opinion

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mon Apr 14, 2014

EurekAlert!

MRI pinpoints region of brain injury in some concussion patients

Researchers using information provided by a magnetic resonance imaging technique have identified regional white matter damage in the brains of people who experience chronic dizziness and other symptoms after concussion.

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Related Topix: University of Pittsburgh

The Oregonian

Oregon Medicare data shows disparity in provider payments

In this file photo, a radiologist uses a magnifying glass to check mammograms for breast cancer in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Oncology

Business Wire

VuCOMP M-Vu Breast Density Version 2.0 Released

Automated breast density measurement technology adds critical dimension to the analysis of breast density beyond volume alone: identifying dense tissue in the breast that could mask cancer and taking into account dispersion of fibroglandular tissue )--VuCOMP, Inc. announced today that it has released an updated version of its M-Vu Breast Density.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law, Health, Breast Cancer

Newswise

World-Renowned Business Luminary Clayton Christensen to Be Keynote...

Best-selling author and renowned business thinker Clayton M. Christensen, DBA, the Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, will deliver the keynote address at the American College of Radiology's Radiology Leadership InstituteA 2014 RLI Leadership Summit on Aug. 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Babson College, Wellesley, MA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Kevin, M.D.

Forget ultrasound: Do a proper history and physical instead

A recent editorial in the New England Journal of Medicine lauded, albeit cautiously, point-of-care ultrasound that has risen to such an extent that it is now becoming an integral part of medical education.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Madagascar names new prime minister, eyes World Bank aid

Madagascar named Kolo Christophe Laurent Roger, a radiologist who lived abroad for decades, as its new prime minister on Friday, as part of a process aimed at ending prolonged political turmoil on the Indian Ocean island.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Long Island Business News

The doctor will see you now, on the screen

It's also becoming a boon for Long Island institutions, specialists, radiologists and providers, who are going high-tech to truly become doctors without borders.

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Related Topix: Medicine, North ShoreLong Island Jewish Health System, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Charleston Daily Mail

Mobile service cuts health costs, turnaround time

A health care startup headquartered in Hurricane is reducing the cost of X-rays for patients who can't get to a doctor or hospital.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, WV, Medicine, Health Care Provider, Health, Huntington, WV

The Town Talk

Another View: Health care should limit 'balance billing'

These bills are called balance billing. Generally, most physicians and hospitals have contracts with insurance companies that require them to accept the insurance's "in-network" reimbursement as full payment.

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Related Topix: Pathology, Medicine, Anesthesiology, Shreveport, LA

Thu Apr 10, 2014

SavannahNow

Drew Wade, M.D.: 'My heart dropped' when I looked at my wife's mammogram

As a radiologist, I have read thousands of mammograms, but I was unprepared for my wife's mammogram last year.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

Business World

UCC team up to create brainy app

A team project between the Departments of Radiology, Anatomy and Neuroscience at UCC with medical software company 3D4Medical has lead to the creation of Radiology-Head, an iPad radiology app.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Science / Technology, Ipad

Hispanic Business

Reports on Health Information Technology Findings from University of Maryland Provide New Insights

Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- Research findings on Health Information Technology are discussed in a new report.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Medicine

Wed Apr 09, 2014

WOWT-TV Omaha

Mammogram May Not Always Show Cancer

An Omaha woman just found out she has breast cancer, but her mammogram results just 8 months earlier came back negative.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Omaha, NE

Medical News Today

For active monitoring of prostate cancer, non-invasive imaging can be used instead of repeated biopsy

Your body's cells have two major interconnected energy sources: the lipid metabolism and the glucose metabolism.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Pharmacology, Medicine

Patch.com

Free Mammogram Screenings Offered in Cumming This Month

Patch Staff Report The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at Belk stores in Cumming, Canton and Gainesville, during the week of April 22 to offer free, convenient mammogram screenings.

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Related Topix: Cumming, GA, Retail, Belk, Canton, GA, Gainesville, GA, Medicine

Medical News Today

Could controversial Canadian mammography study spark new thinking in the U.S.?

A recent report from the Canadian National Breast Screening Study concluded that mammography screening does not reduce deaths from breast cancer .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Today in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updates

Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently.

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Related Topix: iPhone, Medicine, Ipad

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