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The latest dual source CT includes features that provide low dose imaging for patients with renal insufficiency, difficulty holding their breath and more.

Because all schizophrenia patients are at high risk after discharge, screening them for suicide risk is a waste of effort, notes a comment on a study. Careful observation and management immediately after discharge is a better option, says another author.

New evidence supports oral immunotherapy for peanut allergy, and sublingual immunotherapy for allergies and asthma. But further work is required for their routine use in clinical practice.

New reviews outline the issues behind progression in multiple myeloma, and a case study points to a risk factor for exacerbation.

An ECG-triggered high-pitch CT angiography allowed simultaneous imaging of the heart, head and neck arteries.

British rheumatology experts have proposed guidelines for managing adults with ANCA-associated vasculitides (AAVs) -- granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, and microscopic polyangiitis.

Common sources of tension between physician partners often stem from a lack of role clarity and organizational boundaries.

Coronary CT angiography helps clinicians assess soft coronary plaque in patients with diabetes, identifying those who are at risk of cardiac disease or event.

Patients undergoing low dose CT chest screening for lung cancer may also be assessed by automated coronary artery calcification scoring.

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