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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.
New method to increase the efficiency of contrast radiology

New method to increase the efficiency of contrast radiology

Extensive study of natalizumab

Extensive study of natalizumab

Amifostine makes radiation more effective

Amifostine makes radiation more effective

Magnetic resonance imaging can help rule out acute appendicitis in pregnancy

Magnetic resonance imaging can help rule out acute appendicitis in pregnancy

Papillary lesions of the breast should be surgically excised to avoid missing a cancer

Papillary lesions of the breast should be surgically excised to avoid missing a cancer

New radiological approach for mass fatality investigation

New radiological approach for mass fatality investigation

Functional magnetic resonance imaging better than polygraph to find liars

Functional magnetic resonance imaging better than polygraph to find liars

Radiologists more accurately identify damage to knee cartilage by using four radiologic 'signs'

Radiologists more accurately identify damage to knee cartilage by using four radiologic 'signs'

Unexpected rheumatoid arthritis discovery

Unexpected rheumatoid arthritis discovery

Even asymptomatic former smokers should consider CT screening

Even asymptomatic former smokers should consider CT screening

Simple diagnostic imaging procedure changes treatment for lower back pain

Simple diagnostic imaging procedure changes treatment for lower back pain

Tetracaine mouthwash helps with pain linked to head and neck cancer

Tetracaine mouthwash helps with pain linked to head and neck cancer

PET imaging has the potential to improve cancer care management

PET imaging has the potential to improve cancer care management

Diabetic heart muscle makes heart disease the most common killer of diabetics

Diabetic heart muscle makes heart disease the most common killer of diabetics

Study on medication error rates in radiology facilities inaccurate and irresponsible

Study on medication error rates in radiology facilities inaccurate and irresponsible

Uterine fibroid embolization shows high rate of long-term symptom control

Uterine fibroid embolization shows high rate of long-term symptom control

Administering stem cells to patients with myocardial infarction leads to a reduction of the size of the infarct

Administering stem cells to patients with myocardial infarction leads to a reduction of the size of the infarct

New procedure offers hope to patients at high risk for recurrent stroke

New procedure offers hope to patients at high risk for recurrent stroke

New radiation therapy for prostate cancer has fewer side effects

New radiation therapy for prostate cancer has fewer side effects

One day radiation may become an option for breast cancer patients

One day radiation may become an option for breast cancer patients