Chest x-ray - an approach (summary)

This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists

Chest x-ray review is a key competency for medical students, junior doctors and other allied health professionals. Chest radiographs are frequently performed and a fantastic tool for making diagnoses of acute and chronic conditions, as well as acting as a tool for follow-up.

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Medical student radiology curriculum

Article information

rID: 29085
System: Chest
Section: Approach
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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  • B (breathing)
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  • C (circulation)
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