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AMICAS announces new contract with Asheville Radiology Associates AMICAS.

Asheville Radiology includes 37 radiologists and five vascular surgeons and offers three imaging centers located in Asheville. The biggest radiology practice of its kind in western NEW YORK, Asheville Radiology provides a wide range of imaging solutions, including women’s imaging, CT, interventional radiology, MRI, neuroradiology, nuclear medication, body imaging, musculoskeletal radiology, and vascular ultrasound. Related StoriesNovember issue of JACR journal examines practice administration challengesCWRU investigator receives $2.82 million NIH grant to create stealth bombs for brain cancer treatmentBoston Scientific signs definitive contract to acquire CeloNova's interventional radiology business’For Asheville Radiology, the choice was clear.1 Iodine is vital for free T4 synthesis, and in iodine-deficient populations, an increase in cognitive overall performance has been noticed after iodine supplementation before being pregnant.2-4 High levels of thyrotropin in women during pregnancy have already been associated with impaired cognitive development in their offspring. This finding shows that antenatal treatment and screening of thyroid deficiency may be worthwhile.5 We conducted a randomized, controlled trial to assess the effects on cognitive function at three years old in the offspring of women who underwent thyroid screening in early pregnancy and received treatment if they had a high thyrotropin level, a minimal free T4 level, or both.