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 - brain, stroke

Use of a video game’s balance board at home improved the balance of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) by temporarily altering their brains, according to a study published online in Radiology.

 - Gavel and stethoscope

Lianna “Lili” Ovsepian, manager and owner of Manor Medical Imaging in Glendale, Calif., has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for overseeing a $20 million scheme to fraudulently prescribe antipsychotic medication and then sell those drugs back to pharmacies through the black market.

 - right wrong decision

Hospitals that want to reduce inappropriate PCI rates may want to look beyond the cath lab for opportunities. A study published online Aug. 25 in JAMA Internal Medicine identified diagnostic coronary angiography in asymptomatic patients as a red flag for PCI overuse.

 

 - Meeting Abstract 2

Interest in neuroradiology fellowships has plateaued and a little more than one-fifth of positions has been unfilled for the past three years, according to results published online August 22 in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.

 - Big Risk

For adults over 75, the added costs and potential harms for colonoscopy screening beyond the recommended interval of 10 years outweigh the benefits, according to a study published in the August issue of JAMA Internal Medicine.