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Diagnostic Radiology Order Guidelines

Diagnostic Radiology Order Guidelines - Clinical Hub, References, Radiology Order Guidelines

Focus

CHEST

IndicationExaminationComments
Cardiopulmonary disease Chest PA and Lateral  Performed at clinic locations
Indeterminate or possible pulmonary nodule Chest PA and Lateral Dual Energy

 Dual energy technique may improve nodule conspicuity and can confirm whether it is calcified or not

Dual Energy exams can only be performed at the CSC