The benefits of medical imaging are abundant. Medical imaging can help us diagnose an illness without invasive, uncomfortable procedures. However, there are some innate risks associated with medical imaging, namely exposure to radiation. As a parent, the risk of radiation may pose aversion. You probably want to know the steps your radiologist will take to ensure your child has a safe, positive experience. Here are some ways radiologists work to improve the safety of children and radiology.
If you have been experiencing chest pain or other symptoms that could be linked to a serious heart issue, your doctor or radiologist may suggest an imaging test called a coronary computerized tomography angiogram to be able to see inside for a better look at your arteries. Below, we discuss the ins and outs of a Coronary CT angiogram (CCTA) including what it is, how it works, how you can prepare, and the benefits of this imaging procedure.
A computerized tomography (CT) coronary angiogram is an imaging procedure that checks your arteries, which […]