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> The use of breast MRI has increased over the last decade, but two studies published online in JAMA Internal Medicine question whether these examinations are being administered appropriately. Article

> Three years after terminating a contract with the largest radiological group in Sacramento, Calif., Sutter Health has decided to buy the business. Article

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