Image Wisely is a joint initiative of the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, American Society of Radiological Technologists and American Association of Physicists in Medicine.
Non-Obstetric Emergencies in the Pregnant Patient: A Multi-Modal, System-Based, Head-To-Toe Review
Authors: G Joshi, K Zheng, V Mellnick, S Rohatgi, K Herr
Evaluating pregnant patients in the emergent setting is often challenging. Knowledge of the appropriate imaging work-up in the pregnant patient can minimize delays in diagnosis and also minimize the risks of radiation to the mother and developing fetus. Read dose exhibit »
Image Wisely encourages practitioners to optimize the amount of radiation used in
medically necessary imaging studies and to eliminate unnecessary procedures