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Radiology is the medical specialty directing medical imaging technologies to diagnose and sometimes treat diseases. Originally it was the aspect of medical science dealing with the medical use of electromagnetic energy emitted by X-ray machines or other such radiation devices for the purpose of obtaining visual information as part of medical imaging.
Overactive dopamine receptors may help explain anorexia nervosa symptoms

Overactive dopamine receptors may help explain anorexia nervosa symptoms

ASTRO awards nearly $400,000 in research grants

ASTRO awards nearly $400,000 in research grants

Tool to predict potential ovarian failure after radiation

Tool to predict potential ovarian failure after radiation

Memory aids help people with schizophrenia remember things just as well as healthy people

Memory aids help people with schizophrenia remember things just as well as healthy people

Doctors are able to predict sterility in women following radiation treatment for cancer

Doctors are able to predict sterility in women following radiation treatment for cancer

fMRI enables noninvasive evaluation of epilepsy patients

fMRI enables noninvasive evaluation of epilepsy patients

A blood test for thyroid cancer can detect persistent or recurrent disease even before doctors can find any trace of a tumor

A blood test for thyroid cancer can detect persistent or recurrent disease even before doctors can find any trace of a tumor

New discoveries in treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

New discoveries in treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

PET might be a promising tool for early prediction of response to chemotherapy for ovarian can

PET might be a promising tool for early prediction of response to chemotherapy for ovarian can

Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is an effective, longlasting treatment for small kidney tumors in selected patients

Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is an effective, longlasting treatment for small kidney tumors in selected patients

Arterial spin labeling distinguishes between Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia

Arterial spin labeling distinguishes between Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia

MRI measurement of breast tumor volume predicts whether a patient's cancer will return

MRI measurement of breast tumor volume predicts whether a patient's cancer will return

Aortic disease difficult to diagnose

Aortic disease difficult to diagnose

Digital mammography no better than traditional film X-rays in the ability to detect cases of breast cancer

Digital mammography no better than traditional film X-rays in the ability to detect cases of breast cancer

Revolutionising medical imaging internationally

Revolutionising medical imaging internationally

Researchers successfully image delivery and gene expression of DNA nanoparticles into lungs of CF mice

Researchers successfully image delivery and gene expression of DNA nanoparticles into lungs of CF mice

Whole-body positron emission tomography/computed tomography scans may help physicians identify malignant cancerous tumors

Whole-body positron emission tomography/computed tomography scans may help physicians identify malignant cancerous tumors

Practice of defensive medicine widespread among physicians in specialties at high risk of lawsuits

Practice of defensive medicine widespread among physicians in specialties at high risk of lawsuits

Medical imaging costs at a steady percentage of overall hospital costs

Medical imaging costs at a steady percentage of overall hospital costs

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous biopsies are a safe and effective alternative to endoscopic biopsies

Ultrasound-guided percutaneous biopsies are a safe and effective alternative to endoscopic biopsies