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Lawsuit against CMS over Amyvid decision gets support from Eli Lilly

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 11, 2014

Eli Lilly and Co. is supporting a lawsuit filed by three individuals calling for the government to overturn the CMS' decision to restrict coverage for Amyvid, Lilly's PET agent for beta-amyloid imaging. Lilly has said previously that the decision went against the CMS' authority, and it argues that under current law, "coverage must be provided for any medical item or service that is 'reasonable and necessary' to either 'diagnosis or treatment.'" Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The (09/05)


New PET tracer pinpoints new vasculature in tumors, study finds

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 16, 2014

PET/MR outperforms PET/CT in detecting metastatic breast cancer

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 15, 2014

Experimental PET tracer zeroes in on effects of head trauma, study suggests

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 17, 2014

Neuroendocrine tumors might be best assessed with Ga-68 DOTATATE PET/CT

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 17, 2014

Study links long-term benzodiazepine use to higher Alzheimer's risk

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 11, 2014

Urgent notification from the National Oncologic PET Registry

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 11, 2014

Report: 14.5 million cancer survivors in the U.S.

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 17, 2014

Some brains may compensate for beta amyloid impairment

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 16, 2014

Study finds blood type associated with memory problems

SNMMI SmartBrief | Sep 11, 2014


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