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Teaching hospital adds tech to enhance imaging for brain function studies

reprint Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital is implementing new brain imaging technology that can precisely identify neurological issues that are limiting patient functions. The Memphis, Tenn.-based pediatric hospital is installing the next generation of magnetoencephalography (MEG) technology that permits functional brain imaging. The facility is the first hospital in the world Czytaj więcej…

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Stakeholders join to find ways to improve medical diagnoses

reprint More than 40 organizations have launched ACT for Better Diagnosis, an effort to improve diagnostic processes and their resulting accuracy. The organizations—representing providers, specialty societies, federal agencies, patients, policymakers and other groups—believe that as many as 80,000 patient deaths annually can be attributed to inaccurate or delayed diagnosis, and Czytaj więcej…