Tag Archive: ultrasound

Sep 15 2015

Pediatric Imaging Techniques Shifting Away From Computerized Tomography

Children’s hospitals are shifting away from imaging techniques that use ionizing radiation and moving toward alternatives that do not pose potential hazards.

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Oct 27 2014

Current Imaging Practices for Kidney Stones Deviate From Guidelines

Kidney specialists across the country agree that the incidence of kidney stones is rising among children, but clinicians are unsettled on which imaging technology to choose first when diagnosing the condition, despite current guidelines that recommend ultrasound as the initial imaging study.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/current-imaging-practices-kidney-stones-deviate-guidelines/