specialty that uses medical imaging to diagnose and treat diseases seen within the body

Radiology is a field of medicine that uses medical imaging methods of ionizing radiation to detect and treat diseases. Examples include ultrasound, X-rays, Computed tomography, Positron emission tomography and Magnetic resonance imaging.

Dr. Macintyre's X-Ray Film (1896)

In the English National Health Service a lot of radiology is outsourced to private forms, which were paid £120 million in 2021. [1] Some are actually limited liability partnerships of NHS staff. Demand for radiology is increasing by about 10% a year.[2]

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  1. "HSJ Weekly Catch-up: Radiology's coming home and PFI costs are coming home to roost". Health Service Journal. 2022-12-02. Retrieved 2023-02-12.
  2. Moore, Alison (2022-12-08). "Doctors set up companies to avoid pension tax hit". Health Service Journal. Retrieved 2023-02-12.

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