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Ultrasound is a technique that is commonly used to diagnose several medical cases. This technique is basically one that uses devices that are meant to give a clear indication of what the problem may be. Once the cause of a problem has been discovered, then it is very easy for treatment to be carried out.So … Read more

A Candid Overview of Radiology NJ

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The medical industry is a very wide one, and it is not possible for one person to understand all the specialties found in it.  That is why this filed is filled with many specialists. One of the professionals found in this industry is a radiologist New Jersey. The department of Radiology NJ deals with interpretation … Read more

A radiology study conducted by Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and published in the journal, Radiation Research, in December 2011 indicates that multiple CT scans may increase the risk of cancer for patients who are particularly susceptible to cancer. The researchers studied mice, which had been especially bred with a gene that made them more … Read more

A cardiology study conducted at the University of Louisville in Kentucky has found that patients with heart failure could be successfully treated with their own stem cells. The study results were published in the journal, The Lancet, and presented at the American Heart Association meeting in Orlando, Florida this fall. Twenty-three cardiology patients took part … Read more

Urgent Care Centers on the Rise

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According to The Urgent Care Association of America, there are now more than 17,000 urgent care centers in the United States. The National Association For Ambulatory Care (NAFAC) says that urgent care is the fastest growing health care segment. The facilities are offering an alternative to primary care doctors’ offices and hospital emergency rooms. The … Read more

A study published in the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) journal, Arthritis & Rheumatism, indicates that African Americans are more likely to experience osteoarthritis in the knees than Caucasians. The article was titled, “Differences in Multi-Joint Radiographic Osteoarthritis Phenotypes Among African Americans and Caucasians: The Johnston County Osteoarthritis Project.” The study also determined that African … Read more