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The Risks of Medical Imaging Examinations

Bruce J. Hillman and Jeff C. Goldsmith

in The Sorcerer's Apprentice

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Published in print November 2010 | ISBN: 9780195386967
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322756 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195386967.003.0004
The Risks of Medical Imaging Examinations

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Chapter 4 focuses on common risks associated with medical imaging, including those associated with inappropriate use, the health effects of ionizing radiation (like X-rays), and contrast media (also known as dyes).

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Subjects: Clinical Radiology ; Public Health and Epidemiology

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