Should radiologists be threatened by the adoption of point-of-care ultrasound?
ED Follow-Up Imaging Occurs More Often When Non-Radiologists Read
Subsequent ultrasounds are more likely to occur when non-radiologists read initial ultrasounds in the emergency department than when radiologists read.
Start With Radiographs When Suspecting Musculoskeletal Infection
Radiographs can provide anatomic evaluation and appropriate starting point when investigating possible musculoskeletal infection.
Quantitative Ultrasound Could Improve Grading of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Researchers determine quantitative ultrasound could be superior to conventional ultrasound for predicting fat acculturation in the liver.
The use of ultrasound has grown within diagnostic radiology.
Cancer Center Second Opinions on Breast Images May Change Interpretation, Treatment
Breast images performed outside cancer centers may be interpreted differently if reinterpreted at a cancer center.
Ultrasound Helpful in Detecting Pediatric Appendicitis, but Not Determining Perforation
Clinicians can use ultrasound to detect pediatric appendicitis, but not if the organ has perforated.
More Follow-Up Ultrasounds Performed when Nonradiologists Interpret
There is a higher chance that a follow-up examination will follow when nonradiologists interpret ultrasounds in the ER.
Image IQ: 5 Hardest Quizzes
We've stumped you before, so give them another try: our 5 hardest Image IQs.
Paraumbilical Pain, Nausea, Vomiting
Case History: 35-year-old female presented with pain in the left paraumbilical region for two days, nausea and vomiting.
36 y/o Male, Weak Stream, Pain
Case History: 36-year-old male presented with weak stream and pain.
Increasing Vision Difficulty
Case History: Patient presented with vision difficulty for one year, which increased in severity over last two months.
Incidental Finding on Spine MRI
Case History: 45-year-old female presented for spine MRI.
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