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CT Imaging Could Predict Heart Attacks

Computerized tomography (CT) imaging after intravenous injection of a novel contrast agent detected macrophages in atherosclerotic plaques of rabbits in a study appearing in the May issue of Nature Medicine.

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OIG: South Florida DMEPOS Suppliers Lax on Standards

The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) inspected durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) providers in South Florida in late 2006 and found nearly half were not in compliance with certain Medicare standards.

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CMS: Companies Should Register Early for DMEPOS Bidding

Companies should begin the initial registration process to participate in Medicare's durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) competitive bidding program, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) said.

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EU Alliance for MRI to Defend Use of the Procedure

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) and the European Federation of Neurological Associations last month announced the launch of the Alliance for MRI to stop European Union (EU) legislation from inadvertently preventing the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

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