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Danger to patients seen in repeated tests

Danger to patients seen in repeated tests

A Yale physician warns colleagues that overuse of CT scans can increase health risks from radiation.

Since the 1970s, computed tomography (CT) has become an increasingly important diagnostic tool

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Yale joins national effort to reconsider the benefits of hormone therapy

In 2002, the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI), a research program begun in 1991 by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to address common health issues in postmenopausal women, issued an...

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Et Cetera

Errors and transplant patients

Patients recovering from organ transplants run a high risk of medication errors that can land them back in the...

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New treatment for SVCS

About 15,000 people in the United States have superior vena cava syndrome (SVCS), a blockage of the large vein that...

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