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Botox for TMJ Disorder Does Not Affect Jaw Bone Density
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Ultrasound Ablation Offers Option for Some With Prostate Cancer
Portable Low-Field MRI Allows Brain Imaging in ICU Patients
Coronary Artery Calcium Score IDs Coronary Heart Disease Risk
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Pneumothorax Reported as Complication of COVID-19
Maternal Obesity May Alter Fetal Brain Development
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
ESC Updates Guidelines for Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Long-Term Outcomes Stable After Breast Reconstruction
Imaging Manifestations of E-Cig, Vaping Lung Injury Described
No Link Between Hyperthyroidism Treatment, Solid Cancer Death
Brain Scan May Guide Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
AI Model Using Chest X-Ray May Predict 12-Year Lung Cancer Risk
Delayed Radiotherapy Not Tied to Worse Survival in Prostate Cancer
MASCC/ISOO Update Guidelines for Management of Mucositis
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
No SARS-CoV-2 RNA Seen on Surfaces in Radiation Oncology Clinic
Survival Worse for Breast Cancers Secondary to Childhood Cancer
Care Delayed for Many U.S. Breast Cancer Patients Early in Pandemic
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Late Morbidity, Mortality Down for Survivors of Childhood ALL
Targeted Intraoperative RT Is Effective Alternative to EBRT
Longer Bisphosphonate Use May Up Atypical Femur Fracture Risk
Drug-Coated Balloon Angioplasty Better for Hemodialysis Fistulas
Poll: More Older Adults Using Telehealth During Pandemic
Breast Cancer Mortality Decreased With Mammography From Age 40
Smokers Less Likely to Receive Breast, Cervical, CRC Screening
Some Doctors Endorse Thyroid Ultrasonography Unnecessarily
Incidence, Severity of Intimate Partner Violence Up During Pandemic
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Lean Mass Lower in Survivors of Pediatric Abdominal, Pelvic Tumors
Brain Changes Identified in Nonconcussed Contact Athletes
Burnout Less Likely for Doctors in Minority Race/Ethnic Groups
Guidelines Detail How to Manage Aneurysms of Visceral Arteries
Expanding Medicaid in Holdout States Could Insure 3.9 Million
Mental Stress-Induced Brain Activation Linked to Angina
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Life Expectancy 78.60 Years for U.S. Population for 2009-2011
ASCRS Updates Guidelines on Surgery for Crohn Disease
Health Plans Not Implementing Prior Authorization Reforms
ATS Issues Guide for Diagnosing Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Most Studies Still Fail to Analyze Data by Sex
WTC Responders With Impaired Cognition Have Brain Changes
Burnout High Among Nonphysician Frontline Health Care Workers
Early-Life Adversity Associated With Accelerated Biological Aging
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Telemedicine Use Explodes During COVID-19 Pandemic
Sex Differences in Income Vary With Proportion of Male Doctors
Most Gynecologic Cancer Therapy Not Tied to Higher COVID-19 Risk
Study IDs Which Women Benefit From DBT Versus Digital Mammography
Smoking Ups Risk for Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm in Women
Myocardial Injury Seen in Many Early in Recovery From COVID-19
Low Muscle Mass, Density Linked to Shorter Survival in DLBCL
ASTRO Issues First Guideline on Radiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
CDC Guidance Issued for Testing, Management of HCP Exposed to Hep C
Financial Health of Hospitals 'Dire' Due to COVID-19
Whole-Body CTs Save Time for Trauma Patients in Emergency Dept
Predictors of Amyloid-β Deposits Identified in Oldest Old
Inpatient Imaging Volumes Down During COVID-19 Pandemic
Elective Services in Pulmonary, Sleep Medicine to Resume During COVID-19
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Physical Distancing Interventions Cut Incidence of COVID-19
n3-PUFAs May Protect the Brain From Effects of Air Pollution
Cardiac CT Can Derive Thoracic Bone Mineral Density, Fracture Risk
Global Population Anticipated to Peak in 2064
Layoffs Cost 5.4 Million Americans Their Health Insurance
Commercially Viable Mobile Lung Screening Program Feasible
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Incidence of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Up During COVID-19
Electronic Health Records Fail to Detect Many Medication Errors
Spectrum of Neurological Disorders Linked to SARS-CoV-2
Serum Neurofilament Light May Help Assess Concussion, TBI
Huntington Disease Brain Changes ID'd 24 Years Before Symptoms
Early Breast Cancer Screening Benefits Childhood Cancer Survivors
USPSTF Advises Annual Low-Dose CT Lung Screening for High-Risk Individuals
Medicaid Expansion Contributing to Earlier Cancer Diagnosis
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Neurological Symptoms Described in Children With COVID-19
Medical Management Alone Better for Brain AV Malformations
Spectrum of Imaging Findings Described in COVID-19 MIS-C
Brain Iron Concentrations Increased in Alzheimer Disease
Incidence of VTE, Major Bleeding High in Primary CNS Lymphoma
Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Affordable Care Act
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Women Have More Brain Changes Related to Alzheimer Disease
Racial Disparities Seen in PET/CT Imaging for Lung Cancer
Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis Rare With Newer GBCA Exposure
Safety Climate Perceptions Linked to Health Provider Stress
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Clinical, Epidemiological Features of Pediatric SARS-CoV-2 ID'd
Hormone Therapies Tied to Brain Changes in Menopausal Women
Prevalence of DFCIs Up for Young Competitive Alpine Skiers
Therapeutic Hookworm Explored for Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Dysanapsis Measured on CT Associated With COPD in Seniors
Risk Factors for Suicide ID'd in Health Care Professionals
Percutaneous Cryoablation Treats Early-Stage Kidney Cancer
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
ASCO: Drop in Cancer Mortality Greater With Medicaid Expansion
Chest CT Often Normal in Pediatric COVID-19 Patients
Tauvid Receives Approval for Tau Pathology Imaging
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Outcomes Equal for AYA Hodgkin Therapy at Peds, Adult Centers
9.5 Percent Uninsured in U.S. From January Through June 2019
Risk for Later Invasive Breast Cancer Up for Women With DCIS
Links Found Between Leaders of Medical Associations, Industry
Neuroimaging Features of COVID-19 Are Variable
Right Ventricular Dilation Linked to Mortality in COVID-19
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Updated Guidelines Issued for Management of Diverticulitis
ED Chest X-Ray Score Predicts COVID-19 Outcomes in Adults <50
Some Children With COVID-19 Require Admission, PICU Care
Odds of Pulmonary Embolism Up for Obese COVID-19 Patients
Majority of Cancers Diagnosed Within Six Months of BI-RADS 3
Burnout Comparable Between Millennial, Gen X Residents, Fellows
Higher Burden of Cardiovascular Risk Tied to Cognitive Decline
Spending on Primary Care Continues to Lag in the U.S.
28 Million-Plus Surgeries Could Be Canceled Due to COVID-19
Use of Imaging to Assess Stroke Down in Early COVID-19 Epoch
Most Physicians Have Seen False-Negative COVID-19 Test Results
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Abnormalities Detected on Brain MRI of COVID-19 Patients in ICU
Bowel Abnormalities Described in Inpatients With COVID-19
Risk Score May Predict Critical Illness at COVID-19 Admission
Residual Shunt After PFO Closure Linked to Higher Risk for Stroke
Significant Reductions Seen in Breast Cancer Death With Screening
ACR Issues Statement on Return of Routine Radiology Services
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Microstructural Differences Detected on Brain MRI in PANS
Guidance Developed for Lung Cancer Screening During COVID-19
Whole-Body DW MRI Can Help Assess Pediatric Tumor Response
ATS Issues Guideline on the Diagnosis of Sarcoidosis
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
RV Strain on Echocardiogram May ID High-Risk COVID-19 Patients
Anosmia in COVID-19 Linked to Lower Risk for Admission
Symptomatic Health Care Staff in U.K. Screened for COVID-19
Medicaid Expansion Tied to Higher Mammography Rates
Large-Vessel Stroke Described in Young Adults With COVID-19
David Shulkin, M.D., on COVID-19 Financial Consequences for Health Care System
Thromboembolic Complications in COVID-19 Discussed
Multicancer Blood Test, PET-CT Combo Feasible for Cancer Screen
High Rate of Pulmonary Embolism Found for Patients With COVID-19
Roadmap Developed for Resuming Elective Surgery During COVID-19
Recommendations Issued for Imaging Use in Pediatric COVID-19
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
White House Announces Payment Plan for Uninsured COVID-19 Patients
Mild, No Symptoms Seen for Most Children With SARS-CoV-2 Infection
Benefit of Social Distancing Outweighs Economic Impact
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
IDSA Issues Rapid Guidelines for Treatment of COVID-19
Chest X-Ray Findings Normal for Many Confirmed COVID-19 Cases
Guidance Issued for Breast Cancer Care During COVID-19
Medical Masks May Be Sufficient During COVID-19 Routine Care
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Cuts Recall Rates
Recommendations Issued for Use of Imaging in Adults With COVID-19
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Adjusted During COVID-19
Majority of Physicians Report Serious Concerns About COVID-19
Brain Changes From Multiple Sclerosis May Occur in Preteens
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Unemployed Workers Less Likely to Be Uninsured Post-ACA
Risk Factors for Missed Appendicitis Diagnosis Identified
CT Scores Higher With Longer Time to COVID-19 Diagnosis
Doctors, Hospitals, Pharmacies Warned Not to Stockpile Meds
U.S. Army Opens Field Hospital in New York City
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
PPE Negative for SARS-CoV-2 After Patient Contact
Three Neonates Born to Mothers With COVID-19 ID'd as Positive
Workers at Risk for COVID-19 Exposure Can Access Online Training
Prospective, Randomized Studies of AI Lacking in Medical Imaging
ACC: Many Seniors Hospitalized for Heart Failure Not Tested for CAD
Artificial Intelligence Model Can Detect COVID-19 on Chest CT
National Health Spending Expected to Increase Through 2028
Recommendations Issued for Pediatric Abuse-Related Head Trauma
Article Addresses Management of Cancer Care During COVID-19
10-Year Outcomes Similar for H-IMRT, C-IMRT in Prostate Cancer
Physician's Briefing Weekly Coronavirus Roundup
Serial Interval of COVID-19 Estimated at 3.96 Days
Incidence of Subclinical CT Changes High in COVID-19 Cases
COVID-19 Preparedness for Radiology Departments Outlined
Per-Capita Medical Radiation Exposure Down in United States
Chemo Ups Disease-Free Survival in Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer
Common Features on Chest CT May Aid Diagnosis of COVID-19
Guidance Issued for Interventional Radiologists Treating Frostbite
Spirometry Suggests COPD for Many at Lung Cancer Screening
Invasive Breast Cancer Detection Up With Abbreviated Breast MRI
Decreases Seen in Cancer Incidence, Death Rates
Sustained Favorable Outcomes Found With Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Typical Chest CT Findings Help Screen for Coronavirus Infection
Low-Dose Chest CT Does Not Seem to Alter Chromosomal DNA
2018 Health Care Spending Up Due to Higher Prices
Female Clinical Chairs Paid Significantly Less Than Men
Combined Biopsy Method Better for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
Racial/Ethnic Insurance Coverage Disparity Down Since ACA
1996 to 2016 Saw Increases in U.S. Spending on Health Care
Cough, Fever Most Common Initial Symptoms of COVID-19
Chest CT More Sensitive Than RT-PCR for Diagnosing COVID-19
Treatment for Hereditary Breast Cancer Not Always Guideline-Concordant
Chest CT Findings for COVID-19 More Common Later in Infection
MRI-Identified Damage Tied to Patient-Reported RA Function
Compliance Low With USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Recommendations
Recommendations Issued for R/R Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma
Recommendations Developed for Appropriate Thyroidectomy
Adding Pembrolizumab May Up Response in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Influence of Politics Has Not Waned in Opinions About ACA
MRI Findings Predict Shoulder Stiffness in Rotator Cuff Tear
Mistreatment, Discrimination Still Common for Medical Students
Continuing Annual Breast Cancer Screening No Benefit in Over-75s
Image Reading on Mobile Devices Feasible for Stroke Decisions
AI Imaging Analysis Prognostic in Coronary Artery Disease
Ultrasound May ID Children at Risk for Cystic Fibrosis Liver Disease
Many Transgender Youth Intentionally Avoid Disclosure
Functional Outcomes Similar Across Localized Prostate Cancer Treatments
Maximal Resection of Glioblastomas May Up Survival
AAP Addresses Fertility Preservation for Children With Cancer
U.S. Life Expectancy to Reach 85 by 2060
Massachusetts Health Reform Tied to Decrease in Advanced Cancer
Thoracic Radiation May Increase Fatigue, Dyspnea in Short Term
2011 to 2018 Saw Decline in Problems Paying Medical Bills
Rates of Liver Disease High Among World Trade Center Responders
Empathy Declines as Students Progress Through Medical School
Seniors Have Concerns About Affording Health Insurance
Radiologist Workforce Becoming Increasingly Subspecialized
CT Scan Features Described for 2019 Novel Coronavirus Infection
Aneurysm Diameter, Intraluminal Thrombus Predict AAA Growth
Bumetanide Promising for Reducing Autism Symptoms
Reirradiation Rarely Required in Focal RT for Multiple Myeloma
2017 to 2018 Saw Increase in Life Expectancy in the United States
Conservative Tx for Spontaneous Pneumothorax Seems Noninferior
U.S. Spends More on Health Care, but Has Worse Life Expectancy
Volume CT Screening Cuts Lung Cancer Mortality at 10 Years
Patients Have Less Dyspnea After Bariatric Surgery for Obesity
Gender Gap Persists in Starting Salary for Physicians
Wealthy Pay Most to Finance U.S. Health Care
Major Insurers Offer $55 Million to Lower Generic Drug Costs
Fewer Than Half of Clinical Trials Comply With Reporting Laws
Fast-Track Review of ACA Lawsuit Rejected by U.S. Supreme Court
Recommendations Issued for CT Contrast Use in Kidney Disease
Intensity-Modulated Radiation Charges for Prostate Cancer Vary
ACP: Medicare for All Needed to Fix 'Ill' U.S. Health Care System
Single-Payer System Would Likely Save Money
ACA Tied to Narrowing of Disparities in Access to Care
Lack of Insurance Tied to Later Stage of Breast Cancer at Diagnosis
Coronary Artery Disease Risk Down in Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Ageism Predicts Significantly Worse Health Outcomes
Maternal Distress May Affect Brain Development in Fetuses With CHD
Notification Laws May Not Increase Knowledge of Dense Breast Risks
Doctor Replacement Ratios Higher in Largest, Hospital-Owned Practices
Physicians Spend >16 Minutes Per Encounter on EHR Use
Burnout in Med Students Tied to Perceived Stress, Phone Behavior
Guidance Issued for Hepatic, Mesenteric Circulation Disorders
California May Start Producing Its Own Medicines
Recruitment Satisfactory for Foreign-Educated Health Providers
Neighborhood Disadvantage Impacts Hospital Quality Ratings
Clinical Guidelines Developed for Managing Nosebleeds
Large Gap Found in Health Administrative Spending for U.S., Canada
More Education Needed on Breast Density and Screening Choices
Poll: Older Adults Frequently Use Online Physician Ratings
Routine HPV Testing May Be Warranted for Sinonasal Cancers
Adverse Events Decreased With Proton Chemoradiotherapy
Cardiorespiratory Fitness Linked to Gray Matter Volume
Survivors of Childhood Cancers at Risk for Shortened Life Span
AI System Outperforms Radiologists in Breast Cancer Prediction
Patient Experiences Modestly Worse After Hospital Acquisition
New Workflow Could Improve Imaging Assessment in Research
fMRI Measures May Predict Psychiatric Symptoms in Children
Subtle Cognitive Difficulties May Predict Amyloidosis
Dense Breast Notifications May Not Be Having Intended Impact
Changes Needed to Address Out-of-Network Billing at Hospitals
Machine Learning Model Helps Predict Risk for MI, Cardiac Death
Regular Cannabis Use May Cause Adverse Cardiac Changes
Patient Share of Out-of-Network Costs Rising
ASTRO Issues Recs for Radiation Tx of Basal, Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Enrollment in Affordable Care Act Holds Steady for Third Straight Year
RT for DCIS Ups Mortality Risk in Invasive Second Breast Cancer
Private Care Program for U.S. Vets Gets $8.9 Billion in Budget Deal
FDA to Allow States to Import Prescription Drugs From Other Countries
Obesity, Smoking Do Not Impact Long-Term Healing of Wrist Fractures
Deep Learning Model Predicts Future Breast Cancer Risk
Outcomes Worse for Rural Residents With Chronic Conditions
Results Mixed for Twice-Daily APBI in Early Breast Cancer
Hahn Confirmed as New FDA Chief
Exposure to PM2.5 Linked to Decline in Episodic Memory
SABCS: Long-Term Outcomes Good for PBI in Early Breast Cancer
Trampoline-Related Pediatric Fractures Increased 2008 Through 2017
USPSTF Advises AAA Screening Based on Sex, Age, Smoking History
U.S. Primary Care Doctors Face Challenges in Coordinating Care
Fewer Cases of Radiation-Induced Xerostomia Found With Acupuncture
U.S. Health Care Spending Up 4.6 Percent in 2018
2016 to 2019 Saw Increase in Medical Students With Disabilities
ASH: PET Helps Tailor Therapy in Limited-Stage DLBCL
Rural Population Underrepresented Among Medical Students
RSNA: Brachytherapy Treats Skin Cancer in Elderly Patients
Services Affected by Rural Hospitals Joining Health Systems
About One in Three in ED for Low Back Pain Receive Imaging
RSNA: Brain Changes Observed on MRI in Obese Teens
Palm, Finger Temps Higher on Thermal Imaging in RA Patients
Physician Depressive Symptoms Tied to Higher Risk for Medical Errors
Deep Learning Models Can Help Interpret Chest Radiographs
Adults Not Living in Metro Areas Have Reduced Access to Care
RSNA: Biennial Mammo Returns More Advanced-Stage Cancers
Fewer Interval Cancers Diagnosed With Supplemental MRI for Dense Breasts
Cancer Patients Need More Info on Side Effects of Radiation Tx
U.S. Life Expectancy Dropped Since 2014 for Working-Age Adults
Expansion of Diagnostic Criteria Proposed for COPD
DCNN Software Aids Detection of Malignant Lung Nodules on CXR
Radiation From CT Scans Linked to Thyroid Cancer, Leukemia
Employee Premiums, Deductibles Eating Larger Share of Income
Focused Ultrasound Thalamotomy May Reduce Essential Tremor
More Appropriate Prostate Cancer Tx Seen at Multidisciplinary Clinic
Cancer Yield Similar for Dense Breast Ultrasound After DM, DBT
Optic Nerve Ultrasound May ID Increased Intracranial Pressure
White House Wants Hospitals, Insurers to Provide Actual Costs of Care
About 2.7 Million ED Visits Reported for Sports Injuries in 2010 to 2016
Survey of U.S. Registered Nurses Points to Worsening Shortages
Imaging Rates Continue to Rise Despite Efforts to Reduce
U.S. States Can Do More to Prevent, Treat Lung Cancer
CRC Screening Recommended for Average-Risk Adults Age 50 to 75
Seriously Ill Medicare Beneficiaries Face Financial Hardship
Dr. Stephen Hahn Nominated to Head FDA
Intensive BP Control in Elderly With HTN May Aid Brain Health
Recommendations Developed to Address Clinician Burnout
Quarter of Fetal Abnormalities ID'd in Late Third-Trimester US
Cognitive Ability in Childhood Linked to Cognitive Scores at 70
Common Sites of Bone Erosion in Rheumatoid Arthritis ID'd on US
CDC: U.S. Life Expectancy Up Slightly, Mortality Lower in 2017
Facebook Launches Preventive Health Tool
CV Risk Score Tied to Subclinical Cerebrovascular Disease on MRI
Childhood Cancer Treatment Increases Risk for Breast Cancer Later
Outcomes Poor With Medical Care From Fraud, Abuse Perpetrators
AI Model Based on US Classifies Thyroid Nodules by Genetic Risk
Regional Brain Atrophy ID'd in Patients With History of TBI
Poor Health Literacy Tied to More Hardships Among Cancer Survivors
More Choices, Lower Premiums for ACA Consumers Next Year
Deep Learning Algorithm Uses CT to ID Intracranial Hemorrhages
Life-Gained Selection Maximizes Lung Cancer Screening Benefits
Recommendations Updated for Nonvariceal Upper GI Bleeding
Patient Cost Responsibility Up for Guideline-Discordant Care
Risk, Severity of CTE Increase With Years of Football Played
Brain Recovery After Concussion Lags Symptom Resolution
Patient Portal Use Has Positive Impact on Preventive Health Behaviors
Medicare Fraud-Prevention Rules to Be Revised
Many Can Avoid RT After Surgery for Localized Prostate Cancer
2000 to 2015 Saw Increase in Medicare GME Payments
Burnout Linked to Poor Quality Care in Published Literature
Cost of Waste in U.S. Health System Estimated
Factors Predict Low BMD in Pediatric Blood Cancer Survivors
Early Adult Income Volatility Tied to Later Brain Health
SBRT Shortens Tx for Prostate Cancer Without Greater Toxicity
Average Annual Premium for Workers Increased in 2019
Deep Learning Models Classify Disease From Medical Imaging
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Mortality Persist in the U.S.
Machine Learning May Be Faster for Cardiac MRI Scan Analysis
Protected Health Info Breaches Compromise Sensitive Data
ASTRO: NSAIDs May Offer Benefit to Head & Neck Cancer Patients
11 Percent of Cancers Detected Via Emergency Department Visit
ASTRO Issues Guideline for Radiation Tx in Pancreatic Cancer
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