Tag: Radiography


WHO declares updates to forthcoming guidance on systematic screening for TB

December 7, 2020

Via: The Medical News

In a Rapid Communication issued today, the World Health Organization (WHO) is announcing a number of updates to its forthcoming guidance on the systematic screening of tuberculosis (TB) disease. This will help national TB programmes, public and private healthcare providers, […]

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X-rays may double the risk of cancer for obese patients

December 20, 2018

Via: The Medical News

X-rays are a form of electromagnetic radiation that provide the means for simple, cost-effective, non-invasive medical imaging. X-rays are an invaluable tool for the diagnosis of a wide range of medical conditions, as demonstrated by the 22.6 million x-ray procedures […]