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Researchers cite 'dramatic' increase in CT scans for kids

Even though the appendicitis rate for kids hasn't gone up, the percentage of children who get CT scans after going to the ER for stomach pain has skyrocketed, raising cancer concerns.

By Oct. 8, 2012

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Radiologists rally behind imaging app OsiriX

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University are throwing their weight behind a medical imaging app--created by radiologists--that can aid in diagnosing acute appendicitis with surprising accuracy.

By Dec. 14, 2009

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IEA: To promote efficiency, cut fossil fuel subsidies

The International Energy Agency recommends cutting the more than $550 billion in subsidies to fossil fuel industries to encourage shift to efficiency and low-carbon fuels.

By Jun. 8, 2010