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Stroke | Nucleus Health

Stroke | Nucleus Health

A stroke occurs when the blood flow in part of your brain is blocked. After just a few minutes, the starved brain cells begin to die. Normally, the brain receives blood via two major pairs of arteries, which branch throughout brain tissue, and supply your brain cells with a constant

Role of Emergency Radiology

Role of Emergency Radiology

Radiologists are integral members of the emergency department team. Most emergency patients require a radiology investigation to guide the emergency doctor’s treatment of urgent cases. Many cases are life threatening. Early diagnosis and initiation of treatment facilitated by radiologist are vital in determining a patient’s outcome. Time to treatment is

ABDO X – approach to abdominal x-ray interpretation

ABDO X – approach to abdominal x-ray interpretation

Hi I’m Vikas Shah. I’d like to introduce “ABDO X” a system for analyzing abdominal x-rays. “A” stands for air. Air should only be seen within the lumen of the bowel such as here within the large bowel and here within the small bowel. Various signs of free intraperitoneal air

Acute appendicitis on CT – radiology video tutorial

Acute appendicitis on CT – radiology video tutorial

Hi i’m doctor andrew dixon from radiopaedia.org and in this video we’re going to look at some of the CT features of acute appendicitis and we’re going to do it by looking at axial and coronal images from a case of a 60-year-old male presenting with right sided abdominal pain