Wednesday, 27 May 2015

xrayoftheweek 21 - can you spot the variant anatomy here?

This week's #xrayoftheweek is this oblique image from a CT - there is no abnormality, but there is a common anatomic variant - can you spot it?

Friday, 22 May 2015

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Wednesday, 20 May 2015

xrayoftheweek 20: man with cough and back pain

This week's #xrayoftheweek is a chest x-ray, good for medical students, junior doctors, radiographers and allied health professionals to learn about. What three important signs are there on this CXR, and what would you do next?

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

xrayoftheweek 19: can you spot the problem?

This is the #xrayoftheweek, an abdominal x-ray. Two questions for you:
1. Which procedure(s) has this patient had in the past?
2. What complication can you see?

For bonus marks, which single imaging test would you like to see next?

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

xrayoftheweek 18: back to basics

A favourite of medical students and junior doctors this week for #xrayoftheweek: what can you see on this chest x-ray and what is the cause?