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  • Secret Hospital Inspections May Become Public at Last The public could soon get a look at confidential reports about errors, mishaps and mix-ups in the nation's hospitals that put patients' health and safety at risk, under a groundbreaking proposal from federal health officials.
  • High-Sensitivity Troponin T Test Rules Out AMI in ED A single high-sensitivity troponin T result, in combination with a nonischemic ECG, quickly and safely ruled out acute myocardial infarction in the emergency department, a new study has found.

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