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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.
Translaminar technique reduces neck pain without significant risk of paralysis

Translaminar technique reduces neck pain without significant risk of paralysis

Single-slice magnetic resonance imaging reveals 'hidden' fat that puts adolescents at risk for disease

Single-slice magnetic resonance imaging reveals 'hidden' fat that puts adolescents at risk for disease

Androgen deprivation therapy may increase risk of death from heart disease in older men

Androgen deprivation therapy may increase risk of death from heart disease in older men

HIV protein TAT used to pull protein Bim into cancer cells - helps kill cancer cells

HIV protein TAT used to pull protein Bim into cancer cells - helps kill cancer cells

Changes in breast cancer management

Changes in breast cancer management

Health effects of passive somking studied in first-of-a-kind clinical study

Health effects of passive somking studied in first-of-a-kind clinical study

One in four normal births cause brain hemorrhages in babies

One in four normal births cause brain hemorrhages in babies

Magnetic resonance angiography of supraaortic arteries

Magnetic resonance angiography of supraaortic arteries

Giving birth to a child naturally increases risk of hemorrhage in newborns

Giving birth to a child naturally increases risk of hemorrhage in newborns

Stroke treatment helps victims recover brain function

Stroke treatment helps victims recover brain function

Link between MRI contrast agent and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis

Link between MRI contrast agent and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis

New guidelines for assessing lymphoma response to treatment

New guidelines for assessing lymphoma response to treatment

Combination therapy spares some head and neck patients from surgery

Combination therapy spares some head and neck patients from surgery

Cetuximab may prolong survival for head and neck cancer patients

Cetuximab may prolong survival for head and neck cancer patients

Cetuximab with radiotherapy does not increase side effects for head and neck cancer patients

Cetuximab with radiotherapy does not increase side effects for head and neck cancer patients

New screening process helps better diagnose oral cancers

New screening process helps better diagnose oral cancers

Elasticity imaging could alleviate need for biopsies

Elasticity imaging could alleviate need for biopsies

Violent video games have an effect on kids brains

Violent video games have an effect on kids brains

Ecstasy harmful to the brain even in small doses

Ecstasy harmful to the brain even in small doses

An aching back? Well don't sit up straight!

An aching back? Well don't sit up straight!