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Ultrasound shows evidence of RA disease activity, study finds

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

A study in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases found that ultrasound evaluation of 12 joints helps to assess rheumatoid arthritis disease activity. Researchers used ultrasound to evaluate the ankles, wrists, second metacarpophalangeal joints, third MCP, knees and elbows of rheumatoid arthritis patients on antirheumatic therapy and found that Grey-scale and Power Doppler scores were a helpful adjunct to clinical evaluation. Physician's Briefing/HealthDay News (02/14)


Ultrasound sufficient for nephrolithiasis first imaging

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

Study finds MRI superior to mammography for early breast cancer detection

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

Active surveillance equal to primary intervention for small renal masses

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

Republicans outline ACA replacement

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Extremely low birth weight tied to later mental health risks

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

Report: Heart disease expected to cost US $1.1T by 2035

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Gestational diabetes tied to adverse birth outcomes

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

Why more physicians are seeking MBA degrees

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

IRS relaxes ACA mandate oversight

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017


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Did you miss the Dec. 31 renewal deadline?

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

The application period for the APCA PVI examination has been extended to March 23!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 23, 2017

The application period for the ARDMS Midwife Sonography examination has been extended!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Apply for the Registered Musculoskeletal Sonography (MSK) examination today!

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Prepare for an APCA examination

Ultrasound SmartBrief | Feb 16, 2017




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