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<br /> The future of proton therapy with Dr. James Slater p. 68<br /> Your Industry Source for Health Care and Equipment Coverage<br /> July 2013<br /> The Women’s<br /> Health Issue<br /> Age isn’t just a<br /> number in the<br /> mammo debate p.48<br /> Also in this issue<br /> • Therapeutic ultrasound heats up p. 29<br /> • Dawn of ultrasound: breaking down<br /> the barriers p. 34<br /> • The densitometry sector weighs in<br /> p. 43<br /> • AHRA Preview and Q&A with<br /> president Carlos Vasquez p. 57<br /> (Visit DOTmed at AHRA booth 636!)<br /> • AHRMM Preview and Q&A with<br /> association chair Annette Pummel p. 59<br /> The<br /> Freedom<br /> You<br /> Want…<br /> The Savings You Need.<br /> It’s going to be a long day. Your CT suites are fully booked. Suddenly and<br /> unexpectedly, a tube fails. What do you do? 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