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The New York Medical Imaging Informatics Symposium (NYMIIS) returns to New York City on September 18, offering attendees a chance to learn about the latest technology and best practices in imaging information systems.

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Finding ways to work out at work, especially in a profession like radiology that tends to be sedentary, may be essential in order to stay healthy.

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Functional connectivity changes in advanced Alzheimer’s disease (AD) are similar whether the patient has autosomal dominant AD (ADAD) or late-onset AD (LOAD), according to a study published in the September issue of JAMA Neurology.

 - Safety First

CT scans done with intravenous contrast material did not increase the incidence of death or of contrast-induced kidney damage, even in patients with a pre-existing condition, according to a study published online in Radiology.

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Despite concerns about the benefit of low-dose CT (LDCT) lung cancer screening in older patients, a secondary analysis of data from the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) has found the test’s positive predictive value is actually higher for those older than 65.