Publications

CONSUMER GUIDES

RadSite offers educational programs, publishes issue briefs, and underwrites research on a complimentary basis to raise awareness of patient safety issues and to promote best practices.


Consumer Guide to Imaging Modalities:

Modality Cover PageBenefits and Risks of Common Medical Imaging Procedures

This Consumer Guide provides an introduction to the different imaging modalities, how they work, and the benefits and risks. Understanding each type of imaging procedure is one step to ensure that each individual is informed and empowered—either as a patient or as the person providing guidance to a loved one.
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