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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.
National Programme for IT in the NHS (NPfIT) is at risk despite costing millions

National Programme for IT in the NHS (NPfIT) is at risk despite costing millions

Radiation helps eye cancer patients retain vision

Radiation helps eye cancer patients retain vision

Doctors not responsible for patient gaps

Doctors not responsible for patient gaps

BSD Medical receives notice of allowance for new patent

BSD Medical receives notice of allowance for new patent

Adding spectroscopy to breast MR examinations may improve the efficiency and quality of patient care

Adding spectroscopy to breast MR examinations may improve the efficiency and quality of patient care

Virtual colonoscopy for colon cancer

Virtual colonoscopy for colon cancer

ev3 announces FDA approval of treatment for brain vascular disorder

ev3 announces FDA approval of treatment for brain vascular disorder

Innovative new brachytherapy planning tool

Innovative new brachytherapy planning tool

Radiation therapy to combat early-stage prostate cancer does not affect sexual and urinary function

Radiation therapy to combat early-stage prostate cancer does not affect sexual and urinary function

Dental X-rays effectively identify stroke risk

Dental X-rays effectively identify stroke risk

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