Medicine

During this block, you will learn about the imaging relevant to general medicine.

At the start of the block, watch these videos, and take a look at the links to further reading listed below. During the block, there will a review session to go over some more chest x-rays, and a session on imaging of the acutely unwell patient.

LEARNING VIDEOS

These two videos have been recorded by Professor Arumugam Rajesh, covering an approach to chest x-rays, and a review of common and important findings on chest x-rays.

Dr Ruth Machin describes the anatomy of the chest on cross-sectional imaging, the use of contrast and the various phases of enhancement, and the appearance of common diseases.

Dr Kethes Paramesparan describes the imaging of inflammatory arthritides, including seronegative and seropositive spondyloarthropathies, and crystal deposition disease.

QUIZ CASES AND INTERACTIVE REVIEW SESSION

Details of interactive learning sessions during this block are coming soon.

FURTHER RESOURCES

Free resources for chest x-rays: