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 - child

Adding bilateral oblique rib radiographs to the skeletal survey for child abuse results in increased rib fracture detection and increased reader confidence, according to a study published in the April issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology

 - overweight woman

Body mass index (BMI) has been identified as the primary modifiable risk factor associated with total and soft coronary plaque on coronary CT angiography in asymptomatic diabetic patients, according to a study published online April 22 by Radiology

 - Emergency Room, ER, hospital

Expanding the number of individuals eligible for Medicaid coverage does not erode perceived access to care or increase use of emergency services among adult Medicaid enrollees, according to a study published online April 7 by JAMA Internal Medicine

 - CAC

Coronary artery calcification (CAC) is often not reported in pulmonary CT angiography studies, requiring CAC assessment by radiologists in demographics at risk, according to a study published in the April issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology

 - Women

False-positive mammograms are associated with increased short-term anxiety and an increased patient intention to undergo further breast cancer screening, according to a study published online April 21 by JAMA Internal Medicine