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3D MRI Identifies Diabetes Patients at High Risk for Stroke
MRI finds possible marker for cardiovascular disease among asymptomatic diabetics.
CTA Superior to SPECT-MPI in Detecting CAD
Non-invasive CTA is more accurate in detecting coronary artery disease among symptomatic patients than SPECT-MPI.
MRI Shows Women’s and Men’s Hearts Age Differently
Using MRI to image the left ventricle shows more precise measurements of the heart.
Physicians Aren’t Choosing Wisely
Choosing Wisely recommendations need further implementation in order to see a drop in unnecessary medical procedures.
Blunt Chest Trauma in ED Does Not Always Require CT
CT not always necessary for adult patients presenting with blunt trauma to the chest.
US Screening for AAA More Effective in Older Patients
Ultrasound screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm would save more lives of people aged 75 or older, rather than nonsmoking 65-year-olds.
CaSc Plus CCTA Can Rule Out CAD in Women
CCTA, when combined with calcium scoring, can rule out coronary artery disease in women with atypical chest pain.
Shortness of Breath
Case History: 60-year-old female with shortness of breath worsening with exertion and fatigue.
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