Latest Radiologic technologist Stories

2008-10-16 06:00:31

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the greatest medical discoveries took place on Nov. 8, 1895, when physicist Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen discovered the x-ray.

2008-10-05 03:00:08

By Wallenmeyer, Mark A year ago, the Technologist section adopted a strategic plan endorsing specific goals to be implemented over the next one, three, and five years.

2008-07-30 15:01:16

FARMINGTON - Desarae Olsen RTR(M), mammography technologist at Franklin Memorial Hospital's Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center, has been certified in mammography by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

2008-07-28 09:00:31

BROOK, Ill. -- The simple application of a pain-relieving gel may reduce the breast discomfort some women experience during mammography exams, according to the results of a clinical trial published online in Radiology.

2008-07-23 09:05:00

Over-the-counter anesthetic gel puts the squeeze on mammogram pain.

2008-07-02 06:01:01

By Lyons, Kevin J This issue will be my last as Editor of the Journal of Allied Health. When my term ends this month, I will have served as Editor for 10 years, which will be the longest tenure of any editor of the Journal. It has been a great ride.

2008-06-24 15:03:07

By GARETH ROSE BREAST cancer cases have reached a record high in the Lothians, new figures have revealed. A total of 678 women were diagnosed by doctors in 2005, the most recent figures available. Cases have almost doubled in the 20 years since they were first collated in 1985.

2008-06-18 09:01:17

NEW YORK, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medicsight PLC (AIM: MDST), a subsidiary of MGT Capital Investments, Inc.

2008-06-18 00:00:30

A hospital apologised yesterday after a patient overheard medical staff calling him a fat f*** when he went for a scan.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.