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Thanks to cloud-based technology, children in the Make-A-Wish Foundation program are experiencing less radiation exposure and more streamlined care.

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Low-dose 2D/3D orthopedic imaging is improving safety, diagnosis, and treatment planning, especially in pediatric care.

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The rapidly expanding delivery of health care through freestanding emergency departments is giving consumers more options in how they receive radiology services, but consumers are encouraged to educate themselves before making a visit.

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Improving Breast Lesion Localization
By Allan Zhang, DO; Karianne S. Silverman, MD; and Patrick

History

A 32-year-old pregnant woman (gravida 1 para 0) presented to the emergency department with nausea, vomiting, and severe lower abdominal pain. As per the patient, her gestational age was approximately seven weeks. On physical exam, the patient had moderate right lower quadrant tenderness with guarding. The patient denied vaginal bleeding, urinary difficulty, or vaginal discharge.
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