We provide professional support in Radiology.
Radiology, also called diagnostic imaging, is a series of
different tests that take pictures or images of various parts of the
body. Many of these tests are unique in that they allow doctors to see
inside the body. A number of different imaging exams can be used to
provide this view, including X-ray, MRI, ultrasound, CT scan and PET scan.
Radiologists interpret a broad spectrum of diagnostic
tests including x-rays, ultrasound, bone mineral densitometry, fluoroscopy,
mammography, nuclear medicine, CT and MRI.
Radiology is essential to the diagnosis of many diseases,
particularly cancer. Early diagnosis saves lives. Without diagnosis
there can be no treatment, there can be no cure.
In Ontario, every hour of every day, an average of eight
people will be diagnosed with some type of cancer and three will die from