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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.
Coronary calcium scoring may predict heart attack risk

Coronary calcium scoring may predict heart attack risk

Artificial intelligence used to diagnose metastatic cancer

Artificial intelligence used to diagnose metastatic cancer

Obesity associated with increased risk of rapid cartilage loss

Obesity associated with increased risk of rapid cartilage loss

Topographical brain maps are new frontier to catch early schizophrenia

Topographical brain maps are new frontier to catch early schizophrenia

Many breast cancer patients being kept in the dark on breast reconstruction

Many breast cancer patients being kept in the dark on breast reconstruction

Magnetic resonance imaging accurately depicts deep endometriosis

Magnetic resonance imaging accurately depicts deep endometriosis

Antidepressants aid electroconvulsive therapy in treating severe depression

Antidepressants aid electroconvulsive therapy in treating severe depression

New peripherally inserted central catheter mimics nature

New peripherally inserted central catheter mimics nature

Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis

Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis

New breast biopsy technique

New breast biopsy technique

New biomarker predicts brain tumor's response to cediranib therapy

New biomarker predicts brain tumor's response to cediranib therapy

Prophylactic cranial irradiation prevents early lung cancer metastases to the brain

Prophylactic cranial irradiation prevents early lung cancer metastases to the brain

Needle biopsies safe in 'eloquent' areas of brain

Needle biopsies safe in 'eloquent' areas of brain

Simple MRI test involving breathing oxygen helps determine cancer therapy success

Simple MRI test involving breathing oxygen helps determine cancer therapy success

New insights into locally advanced breast cancer

New insights into locally advanced breast cancer

Taking a break from hormones doesn't improve mammograms

Taking a break from hormones doesn't improve mammograms

Abraxane prolongs survival in metastatic breast cancer

Abraxane prolongs survival in metastatic breast cancer

Indian Health Service releases $500 million in stimulus funding to improve health care for American Indian, Alaska native communities

Indian Health Service releases $500 million in stimulus funding to improve health care for American Indian, Alaska native communities

Toddler’s mysterious meningitis trumps cancer threat

Toddler’s mysterious meningitis trumps cancer threat

Smoking makes it harder for brain blood flow to recover from long-term heavy drinking

Smoking makes it harder for brain blood flow to recover from long-term heavy drinking