- New initiative will provide vital primary care services within a 30-minute walk of all Rwandans' homes / Health post workers will test and treat pregnant women for multiple infectious diseases that can have serious health consequences for both mothers and newborns if not diagnosed and treated early
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- Pregnant women may be inadvertently exposed to a commonly used MRI contrast agent early in their pregnancy / Researchers analyzed data on U.S. pregnancies between 2006 and 2017 / Contrast agent exposure was seen in 5,457 of 4.69 million pregnancies, a number corresponding to one in 860 pregnancies
- Researchers trained an AI system on large digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) data sets to identify suspicious findings. / The system was tested by having 24 radiologists, including 13 breast subspecialists, each read 260 DBT examinations with and without AI assistance. / Cancer detection sensitivity and specificity increased, and reading times decreased.