Why no caffeine before calcium scoring? Caffeine is a stimulant that can increase your heart rate and result in motion artifacts. Read to learn more!
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Coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and a disease that many Americans will be diagnosed with at some point in their lives. That’s why it’s important to gain familiarity with the nuclear stress test and the information it can provide. You never know, it just may help save your life one day!
Can I refuse contrast dye for MRI scans? You can…but read this article to learn about what MRI contrast is, why it’s used/its importance, and its safety profile.
This post is a summary of the different types of medical practice that exist in radiology and some key differences between them. It also contains tips on how to find your ideal practice setting based on your interests, goals, and desired lifestyle.
Radiology consists of multiple imaging techniques (radiology modalities) that are available in modern medical practices today. Each imaging modality is unique with its own benefits and limitations. This article breaks down each modality in detail.
Radiology is facing some challenges in the coming years, but the future of radiology is still bright. Artificial intelligence will help radiologists become more efficient and identify clinically significant incidental findings.
It’s no surprise that radiology is one of the most popular specialties in medicine. Here are my nine reasons why radiology is the best specialty to work in! I also include considerations for why medical students might decide not to pursue it.
This article provides an overview of the different radiology subspecialties and what each one entails.
This post lists the 10 best radiology residency programs as well as some honorable mentions. Read to learn about key elements to consider when choosing a residency program.
Learn about the differences between a CT scan vs MRI scan and when you might need one or the other.