- radiographer. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1965
A definition of the term "radiographer," which refers to a radiologic technologist who specializes in the production of images for medical diagnosis, is presented.
- Showing Gratitude. Ah Tye, Gordon // Radiology Management;Nov/Dec2014, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p52
The author presents a personal narrative of how he became a radiologic technologist 36 years ago.
- Pitfalls in the radiologic evaluation of extremity trauma: Part I. The Upper extremity. Shearman, Christine M.; El-Khoury, Georges Y. // American Family Physician;3/1/1998, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p995
Part I. Presents information in relation to the features and evaluation of misses fractures and dislocations of the upper limb. Information on dislocations of the sternoclavicular joint; Frequency of calvicular fracture; How is the radiocapitellar line obtained; Insight on the most common...
- Advanced Warning. Baldwin, Gary // HealthLeaders Magazine;Dec2007, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p45
The article offers information on a wireless system in Winston-Salem, North Carolina that helps in treating heart attack patients. The network connects local ambulances with caregivers in emergency departments at two local hospitals. It enables emergency medical technicians to dispatch EKG...
- Radiologic Technologists. // Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Sep2006, Vol. 81 Issue 6, p48
The article profiles the occupation of radiologic technologists in the U.S. It includes information on the educational requirements to become a radiologic technologist, a description of their workplace and their duties and responsibilities to perform radiographic examinations such as diagnostic...
- Internal fixation of proximal humeral fractures with a Polarus humeral nail. Yoichi Koike; Tatsuro Komatsuda; Katsumi Sato // Journal of Orthopaedics & Traumatology;Sep2008, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p135
Abstract BackgroundÂ Â Proximal humeral fractures occur frequently. Displaced or unstable fractures require open reduction and internal fixation. Our objective was to investigate the clinical and radiographic results of the internal fixation using Polarus humeral nails for fractures of the...
- STANDARD INTRAVENOUS REGIONAL ANALGESIA. Wallace, William A.; Guardini, Rechart; Ellis, Sue J. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);8/21/1982, Vol. 285 Issue 6341, p554
Examines the effectiveness of intravenous regional analgesia in anesthetizing the arm for fracture manipulations. Use of the method in accident, emergency and orthopedic departments; Isolation of the limb from pneumatic tourniquet circulation; Contraindications of the method.
- Unfamiliar Territory in Upper Limb Management. Brown, Amanda // O&P Business News;9/15/2011, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p4
A blog concerning the clinical program on upper limb management is presented.
- Sand playground surfaces may decrease the risk of arm fractures from falls. Abbott, Shanee; Blazek, Nicole; Foster, Melissa; Lewis, Jay; Kalvaitis, Katie; Volansky, Rob; Zacharyczu, Colleen // Infectious Diseases in Children;Feb2010, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p52
The article discusses research on lesser risk of arm fractures in school playgrounds with granite sand, conducted by a team led by A. W. Howard and published in a 2009 issue of "PLoS Medicine."