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Genitourinary Imaging Update Organised by the BIR East of England Branch

2017 13 Oct

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Affidea Italy: Rebranding in Style

2016 01 Mar

The second Friday of December was particularly long-awaited by Italian staff as headquarters invited the teams to a massive party to celebrate the rebranding of Italian operations and the start of the new era of Affidea Italy. Much excitement surrounded the rebranding events of one of Affidea’s largest countries of operation and top representatives... Read more

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Hologic to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

2015 07 May

BEDFORD, Mass. ,  May 7, 2015 / PRNewswire / -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) announced today that the Company will present at two upcoming investor conferences in May: The Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Healthcare Conference in  Las Vegas  on  Tuesday, May 12  at  1:40 pm Pacific Time  (PT). The UBS Global Healthcare Conference in  New York... Read more

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Radiologist Recommendations for Chest CT Clinically Relevant

2014 22 Dec

According to a new study published online in Radiology, a large percentage of patients who receive radiologist recommendations for Chest CT have clinically relevant findings.  The findings thus demonstrate that radiologist recommendations for additional imaging (RAIs) after chest x-rays represent valuable contributions to patient care. RAIs have... Read more

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Low-Dose CT Screening for Lung Cancer Potentially Leading to Overdiagnosis

2013 10 Dec

According to a recent study published by JAMA Internal Medicine, it appears that more than 18% of all lung cancers discovered by low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) seemed to correspond to an overdiagnosis. In recent clinical trials LDCT has proven to be an effective screening tool in some patients, however several of the tumors it detects may... Read more