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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.
VUMC partners with Batavia to move promising Zika antibody therapy closer to the clinic

VUMC partners with Batavia to move promising Zika antibody therapy closer to the clinic

Medical imaging rates continue to increase despite broad campaign to reduce their use

Medical imaging rates continue to increase despite broad campaign to reduce their use

Genetics may play a role in allergic reactions to contrast media

Genetics may play a role in allergic reactions to contrast media

Gold nanoparticles used successfully in prostate tumour trial

Gold nanoparticles used successfully in prostate tumour trial

Exposure to pesticides in the womb linked to changes in brain activity in adolescents

Exposure to pesticides in the womb linked to changes in brain activity in adolescents

Gold nanoparticles shown to safely, effectively ablate low- to intermediate-grade prostate tumors

Gold nanoparticles shown to safely, effectively ablate low- to intermediate-grade prostate tumors

Teens with higher prenatal organophosphate exposure show altered brain activity

Teens with higher prenatal organophosphate exposure show altered brain activity

Scientists identify unique way to treat incurable type of children's brain cancer

Scientists identify unique way to treat incurable type of children's brain cancer

New therapy found to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer

New therapy found to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer

Critical improvements to functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy enhance brain imaging

Critical improvements to functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy enhance brain imaging

Swallowable balloon device for early detection of Barrett's esophagus receives FDA 510K clearance

Swallowable balloon device for early detection of Barrett's esophagus receives FDA 510K clearance

Yale study shows rt-fMRI-NF has potential to treat adolescents with Tourette Syndrome

Yale study shows rt-fMRI-NF has potential to treat adolescents with Tourette Syndrome

Microgravity in space and its effects on the brain

Microgravity in space and its effects on the brain

New MRI technique captures image of a brain thinking

New MRI technique captures image of a brain thinking

MRI scans show how ADHD medication affects brain structure in children

MRI scans show how ADHD medication affects brain structure in children

Trump administration hits brakes on law to curb unneeded Medicare CT scans, MRIs

Trump administration hits brakes on law to curb unneeded Medicare CT scans, MRIs

Diet with reduced carbohydrate content may be beneficial to patients with type 2 diabetes

Diet with reduced carbohydrate content may be beneficial to patients with type 2 diabetes

FDG-PET/CT may assist in surgical planning for head and neck cancer

FDG-PET/CT may assist in surgical planning for head and neck cancer

Doctors argue plans to remedy surprise medical bills will ‘shred’ the safety net

Doctors argue plans to remedy surprise medical bills will ‘shred’ the safety net

Amyloid PET scan is not an effective method for measuring severity, progression of Alzheimer's

Amyloid PET scan is not an effective method for measuring severity, progression of Alzheimer's