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Don’t skip chest CT in the ER just because X-ray checks out okay, warns study

Don’t skip chest CT in the ER just because X-ray checks out okay, warns study

Zevalin safe and effective for non-Hogdkin's lymphoma patients

Zevalin safe and effective for non-Hogdkin's lymphoma patients

Routinely reformatting computed tomography (CT) scans to view organs from several different directions may help radiologists improve diagnosis

Routinely reformatting computed tomography (CT) scans to view organs from several different directions may help radiologists improve diagnosis

MDCT overtakes ventilation-perfusion lung scan for diagnosing pulmonary embolism

MDCT overtakes ventilation-perfusion lung scan for diagnosing pulmonary embolism

Significant non-coronary findings found during heart CT scans point to importance of trained radiologists

Significant non-coronary findings found during heart CT scans point to importance of trained radiologists

Use of CT angiograms (CTAs) may be too high

Use of CT angiograms (CTAs) may be too high

Tungsten-antimony breast shield reduces radiation dose to the female breast during chest CT by 43% to 73%

Tungsten-antimony breast shield reduces radiation dose to the female breast during chest CT by 43% to 73%

Accuracy of CT colonography is excellent in comparison with conventional colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening

Accuracy of CT colonography is excellent in comparison with conventional colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening

Women more vulnerable to chronic drinking than men are

Women more vulnerable to chronic drinking than men are

Breast CT may improve on mammography - more gentler, more accurate

Breast CT may improve on mammography - more gentler, more accurate

Cocaine use increases the risk of coronary aneurysms

Cocaine use increases the risk of coronary aneurysms

Soft tissue injuries can predict risk of facial fractures in trauma patients

Soft tissue injuries can predict risk of facial fractures in trauma patients

Survey of ED doctors shows team-based stroke care, risk-reducing measures, needed to increase use of tPA

Survey of ED doctors shows team-based stroke care, risk-reducing measures, needed to increase use of tPA

pSivida's BrachySil takes first step in regulatory programme leading to product approval

pSivida's BrachySil takes first step in regulatory programme leading to product approval

Fusing physics with medicine to fight cancer

Fusing physics with medicine to fight cancer

Nanoparticles reveal tiny cancerous tumors

Nanoparticles reveal tiny cancerous tumors

“Virtual Colonoscopy” effective in finding most polyps but may miss small ones

“Virtual Colonoscopy” effective in finding most polyps but may miss small ones

Smokers who receive abnormal results using computed tomography to screen for lung cancer are more likely to quit

Smokers who receive abnormal results using computed tomography to screen for lung cancer are more likely to quit

Electronic nose can be used to detect early evidence of lung cancer

Electronic nose can be used to detect early evidence of lung cancer

Bionic eyes from Stanford

Bionic eyes from Stanford