Harvard Men's Health Watch

High-tech heart scans not always helpful

Using high-tech heart CT scans to identify diabetics at higher risk of heart problems or death and then stepping up their treatment didn't provide any real benefit in the end, according to a study in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
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