Radiology - Medic8 Health Guide
this section includes articles about common investigations used to diagnose medical problems. it includes information on ct scans and mri scans.
a barium enema is often used to diagnose bowel problems such as diverticular disease and polyps. this article explains the procedure and what preparation is required.
computed tomography (ct scanning) is used for scanning most parts of the body. this article explains what to do before the scan and what happens during the procedure.
mri scan (magnetic resonance imaging)
mri scanning is the most advanced diagnostic technique. this article outlines what safety precautions are required and how the scan is performed.
ultrasound scanning is a common diagnostic technique. it is often used during pregnancy and to diagnose medical problems. this article outlines how the scan is performed and what preparation is required.
Beware of the normal X- ray article
Heath risk & radiation from mobile phones
Family Health Guide : Radiology