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2012-05-03 13:55:07

Cervical spine CT examinations are unnecessary for emergency department (ED) patients who are a victim of "simple assault" or who have a "ground-level fall", unless the patient has a condition that predisposes the patient to spine fracture, a new study finds.

2012-05-03 05:23:26

X-rays have changed the way we look at medicine and strong technology is allowing us to make the process safer each year.

2012-05-02 13:09:20

Cone beam CT is superior to mutidetector CT for detecting superior semicircular canal dehiscence or the so called third window (a small hole in the bony wall of the inner ear bone that can cause dizziness and hearing loss) and it uses half the radiation dose, a new study shows.

2012-05-02 11:43:50

Low dose whole body CT is nearly four times better than radiographic skeletal survey, the standard of care in the U.S., for determining the extent of disease in patients with multiple myeloma, a new study shows.

2012-05-01 13:48:39

The use of a dedicated pediatric imaging department (with dedicated pediatric computed tomography (CT) technologists) for pediatric CT scans significantly reduces the radiation dose delivered to the patient.

2012-05-01 11:37:34

Using a decision support system for ordering chest CT examinations translates into positive examinations three-quarters of the time, a new study shows.

2012-04-29 15:16:07

As more patients are referred to tertiary care center with previous images, a new study from researchers at the Westchester Medical Center shows how radiologists are tackling the challenges of interpreting outside studies and reviewing discordance opinions.

2012-04-27 23:02:18

Anyone thinking of becoming an x ray technician should read the latest resource by MedicalSchoolsinUsa.com. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 The


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