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"… orted to hospitals where, against their will, they underwent pelvic exams, X-rays and in one case, drugging via IV, according to suits. Invasive medical pr …"

"… sp;seven hours — and attempts to get her to consent to an X-ray — the woman was allegedly handcuffed, shackled and “dra …"

"… terizing the woman to collect urine and putting her through X-rays and abdominal and pelvic CT scans.    “The agents …"

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"… News, about a unit of radiologists who for decades provided coal companies X-ray readings that almost always said the miner didn't have black lung, helping …"

"… ion found that the longtime leader of the unit, Dr. Paul Wheeler, had read X-rays in more than 1,500 cases just since 2000 but never once found a case of s …"

"… he federal government. A half-dozen doctors saw advanced black lung on his X-rays and CT scans. But the judge deferred to the credentials of Wheeler and tw …"

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"… its radiation safety plan and provide a list of radiographers qualified to X-ray projectiles. It missed both deadlines, according to a copy obtained by the …"

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"… will take effect August 1, 2016. The rule also expands the government’s X-ray surveillance program to include surface miners, who now will be eligible f …"

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"… TCEQ, untold others suffer in silence. Among them: Mary Alice Longoria, an X-ray technician at a state prison who lives with her husband in a mobile home n …"

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"… ins University Medicine announced it was suspending its program of reading X-rays for black lung, pending a review. The government agency that certifies do …"

"… ng, pending a review. The government agency that certifies doctors to read X-rays for black lung issued a statement saying it was “deeply disturbed” by …"

"… ion of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine to investigate its [black lung X-ray reading] service and offers whatever assistance we can provide.” Two co …"

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"… d ABC showed that the leader of a unit at Johns Hopkins Medicine that read X-rays for black lung, Dr. Paul Wheeler, was involved in more than 1,500 cases d …"

"… turned down.   The government agency that certifies doctors to read X-rays for black lung issued a statement Monday saying it was "deeply disturbed" …"

"… ion of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine to investigate its [black lung X-ray reading] service and offers whatever assistance we can provide," the agenc …"

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"… Medicine, which announced Friday it was suspending its program of reading X-rays for black lung, pending a review, in response to the Center-ABC investiga …"

"… s Hopkins Hospital have amassed a long record of reading coal miners' X-rays as negative for severe black lung, the Center-ABC probe found. The …"

"… rd medical practice. The government agency that certifies doctors to read X-rays for black lung issued a statement Monday saying it was “deeply disturbe …"

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"… “Following the news report we are initiating a review of the [black lung X-ray reading] service,” said a statement issued late Friday by Johns Hopkins …"

"… heeler, who heads a unit at Johns Hopkins Hospital where radiologists read X-rays of coal miners seeking black lung benefits. Wheeler found not a single ca …"

"… he federal agency that oversees the nationwide network of doctors who read X-rays in black lung cases to prohibit Wheeler from further involvement in black …"

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"… tific foundation for this expectation is unclear.” Analyzing 30 years of X-rays from the agency’s surveillance program, roughly half had a discernible …"

"… been there all along. Studies in the 1970s and 1980s noted the pattern on X-ray and in tissue samples of coal miners. A 1988 study found the pattern …"

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"… reathe, and he hoped to avoid going on oxygen for as long as possible. An X-ray of his chest taken in September 2012 showed widespread scarring, according …"

"… l technician and Fino watching. A few minutes earlier, he’d undergone an X-ray, then had blood drawn from his wrist. The exercise test is an important, …"

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"… ly suffocating to death. More than a half-dozen doctors who have seen the X-ray and CT images of his chest agree he has the most severe form of black lung …"

"… ties at Johns Hopkins, coal companies are willing to pay a premium. For an X-ray reading, the university charges up to 10 times the rate miners typically p …"

"… ns kept by the Labor Department dating to 2000 and logging every available X-ray reading by Wheeler. The Center recorded key information about these cases, …"

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"… nt miners said the doctors they use charge between $65 and $100 to read an X-ray. Johns Hopkins charges $100 to read an X-ray with no abnormalities; the ra …"

"… tween $65 and $100 to read an X-ray. Johns Hopkins charges $100 to read an X-ray with no abnormalities; the rate rises to $750 if there are markings to be …"

"… said. Earlier this year, Wheeler said during a deposition the fee for an X-ray with abnormalities was $500. When the Center for Public Integrity asked Ho …"

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"… , it’s personal. Around 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 22, 1993, he got a call at the X-ray clinic he managed in Mobile, Ala. His 19-year-old son, Patrick, had suffoc …"

"… the time, Robert Reich, publicly apologized to Ron Hayes. Hayes left the X-ray clinic and became a full-time advocate for families of workers killed on t …"

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"… h crown. That’s when the state identified problems at Kool Smiles. "The X-rays didn't show a need for these kinds of services," said Donna Balaski, head …"

"… wanted to put a crown on it." They also started reviewing Kool Smiles’s X-rays taken after the treatments and found problems that Balaski called “atro …"

"… eft untreated under a crown and nerves left exposed. The state showed the X-rays to Kool Smiles at a meeting in August 2010 but Balaski said the company d …"

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"… en near fast-food restaurants. Posters advertise a free exam and X-rays. Many of their new patients walk in the door without an appointment. Aspe …"

"… to an Aspen Dental office after seeing one of its commercials. Kelce was X-rayed and sent to a consultation room, where a dental assistant handed her a t …"

"… DC prosthodontist who specializes in replacing teeth, looked at Kelce’s X-rays at the request of CPI and FRONTLINE. He drew a red line along the bone an …"

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"… rs. He took it even after he grew short of breath and a doctor told him an X-ray showed “something fuzzy” in his lungs. He didn’t want to forego wage …"

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"… mid the chaos, the market for mining equipment also took off. For example, X-ray spectrometers that read mineral compositions in ore have become so common …"

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"… errorists.Security cameras, handheld explosive trace detection systems and X-ray imaging offer potential security measures rail systems could employ. Howev …"

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"… n levels are not harmful, as the radiation is roughly the equivalent of an X-ray or CAT scan. But Lovera said people don’t ingest radiation during medica …"

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"… anese Industrial Standard committee chose as its primary analytical method X-ray diffraction and dispersion staining phase contrast microscopy (XRD/DS-PCM) …"

"… aterials, such as talc or wallboard, are present. Most other countries use X-ray diffraction as a complementary method to quantify asbestos fibers only aft …"

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"… moving towards even tighter regulation of other medical technology such as X-ray machines and drug pumps, "FDA is one agency that we are working with," the …"

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"… s for the GE Centricity PACS RA1000 Workstation, a device that stores X-ray images. Just after the inspection, GE Healthcare sent letters to its custo …"

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"… sniffing dogs, hand-held sensors, hydraulic barriers, radiation detectors, X-ray bomb detectors, bio-chemical kits, night vision technology, antidotes to v …"