We use CT scanning in trauma care so much that we tend to take it (and its safety) for granted. I’ve written quite a bit about thoughtful use of radiographic studies to achieve a reasonable patient exposure to xrays. But another thing to think about is the use of IV contrast.
IV contrast is a…
Can you spot the epic radiology FAIL in the design of this custom cast by Casttoo.com?
X-ray themed fashion window at Christian Louboutin - London
Radiology Signs - helping you to exercise both sides
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I have to say it is the most horrifying feeling to wake up in the middle of the night because of a text, to see that you have got 15 missed calls (including several messages) from a private number suggesting that the hospital has tried to call you in. That heart attack is NO fun indeed.
Especially when you realise through blurry eyes that you actually weren’t on call in the first place!
On the September 11, 1902, Edvard Munch shots himself in his left hand.
He goes to the hospital the next day. Here he chooses cocaine instead of general anesthesia so that he can follow the operation.