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Patient wird von Radiologiefachperson im CT immobilisiert

Patient positioning in radiologoy today and in the future

Date 09. September 2022
With genetic engineering, artificial intelligence and nanotechnology, technological progress has a major impact on healthcare. Radiology is also a subfield of healthcare in which technological ...
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Patient and radiographer in CT

Important factors for a positive patient experience in radiology

Date 23. August 2022
There has never been a more relevant time to discuss patient experience in healthcare. Patients can articulate, better than ever before, their preferences and needs, and different healthcare ...
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CT Table Cover

CT Table cover in clinical practice

Date 02. August 2022
Improve hygiene standards in a radiology department economically and sustainably?  Clear cleaning and disinfection guidelines and their conscientious implementation are often not enough. Even the ...
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MRI of the shoulder

Date 15. June 2022
As a large ball joint, the shoulder is often the locationof chronic complaints that may be clinically associated with pain and functional limitations. It is not uncommon for young athletes to ...
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Motion artifacts in radiology:

Date 13. May 2022
In radiology and especially in MRI examinations, motion artifacts play an important role. Uncooperative patients, challenging examination positions or too little time for correct patient positioning ...
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THE DOS & DON'TS OF PATIENT POSITIONING IN MRI

Date 01. April 2022
Uncooperative patients, unnatural and uncomfortable examination positions and, last but not least, the duration of an examination are common challenges during MRI examinations. Enormous time pressure ...
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Arm positioning during Thorax/Abdomen CTs of motion-impaired Patients

Date 09. March 2022
Thorax/abdomen examinations are routine CT examinations in which the patient’s arms are usually positioned above the head. However, if the patient’s arms cannot be positioned above the head, correct ...
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Head CT in lateral position, what if the standard can't be followed?

Date 01. February 2022
No matter what time of day, virtually no one is getting nervous about running a cranial CT scan (CCT. It's a routine exam that's one of the first things you learn and one of the most frequently ...
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Elbow CT - how to position patients when things don't work as usual?

Date 19. January 2022
You know the situation - the patient is supposed to have an elbow CT but is seriously limited in movement, has severe pain and/or cannot extend the arm as usual. Lying on the stomach with the arm ...
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The 101 of patient positioning in prone position

Date 13. December 2021
  In both CT and MRI, there are indications that require the patient to be placed in the prone position. Lying in prone position is less of a challenge in "sleeping mode" on a comfortable mattress. ...
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