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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.
Women starting mammography on time, but failing to follow up

Women starting mammography on time, but failing to follow up

CT scans may be delivering as much radiation as a low-dose atomic bomb

CT scans may be delivering as much radiation as a low-dose atomic bomb

Surgery plus radiation therapy an effective way to treat early breast cancer in women aged 70 and older

Surgery plus radiation therapy an effective way to treat early breast cancer in women aged 70 and older

Doctors trialing wireless enabled handheld devices to obtain immediate access to the latest patient information

Doctors trialing wireless enabled handheld devices to obtain immediate access to the latest patient information

Research provides definitive evidence that radiation risk is associated with full-body CT scans

Research provides definitive evidence that radiation risk is associated with full-body CT scans

Diabetes and heart disease may stem from fat you can't see

Diabetes and heart disease may stem from fat you can't see

Corkscrew-like device that removes blood clots from the brains of stroke sufferers

Corkscrew-like device that removes blood clots from the brains of stroke sufferers

In the fragmented European hospital information systems market, established vendors have a distinct advantage

In the fragmented European hospital information systems market, established vendors have a distinct advantage

To prevent heart attack, stroke, amputation, and death, National “PAD Coalition” is formed

To prevent heart attack, stroke, amputation, and death, National “PAD Coalition” is formed

ASTRO and ACS join to promote cancer survivorship

ASTRO and ACS join to promote cancer survivorship

Pacemakers and defibrillators can be safe for use in magnetic resonance imaging machines

Pacemakers and defibrillators can be safe for use in magnetic resonance imaging machines

First-of-its-kind noninvasive imaging technique shows two proteins interacting

First-of-its-kind noninvasive imaging technique shows two proteins interacting

Combination of hormonal therapy, radioactive seed implant and external beam radiation therapy increases chance of cancer cure

Combination of hormonal therapy, radioactive seed implant and external beam radiation therapy increases chance of cancer cure

Strategic analysis on impact of regulations on radiology practice in Europe

Strategic analysis on impact of regulations on radiology practice in Europe

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

Study finds that physicians help patients quit smoking but could provide more education

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

Today's prostate cancer treatments are more aggressive and successful

Investigation of glue as an embolic agent

Investigation of glue as an embolic agent

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

New information helps lung cancer patients better understand treatment

New information helps lung cancer patients better understand treatment

Broadband technology for medical professionals in rural Australia

Broadband technology for medical professionals in rural Australia