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Disease Activity on Foot MRI Despite Clinical Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Disease Activity on Foot MRI Despite Clinical Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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A sizeable percentage of patients with rheumatoid arthritis who are in clinical remission have evidence of disease activity on magnetic resonance imaging of the foot that is mostly affected.

Diagnostic Value of MRI for Unclassified Arthritis

Diagnostic Value of MRI for Unclassified Arthritis

MRI may assist in identifying patients with unclassified arthritis who will develop rheumatoid arthritis (RA) — primarily in patients with UA presenting with oligoarthritis.

Repeat MRI May Not Benefit Patients With Chronic Spine Pain

Repeat MRI May Not Benefit Patients With Chronic Spine Pain

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Repeated magnetic resonance imaging for chronic spine pain does not impact occurrence of surgical treatment or interval changes.

Head Computed Tomography Safe in Pregnant Women Presenting With Headache in the Emergency Department

Head Computed Tomography Safe in Pregnant Women Presenting With Headache in the Emergency Department

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MRI is ordered more often than CT for pregnant patients with headache, despite no significant difference in radiation risk.

Clinical Improvement not Always Indicative of Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Progression

Clinical Improvement not Always Indicative of Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Progression

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For every 5 patients with RAs displaying improved disease activity scores or remission by clinical criteria, 2 will exhibit disease progression on MRI.

Dopamine Release Reduced During Acute Migraine

Dopamine Release Reduced During Acute Migraine

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Acute migraine attacks are associated with a reduction in dopamine release.

Differential Diagnosis for TBI, PTSD: a Case for Single-Photon Emission Computerized Tomography

Differential Diagnosis for TBI, PTSD: a Case for Single-Photon Emission Computerized Tomography

The opportunity exists to radically change the way medicine approaches TBI.

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