A Bit More Healthy Archive September 2013

How Accurate Is An MRI Report?

How Accurate Is An MRI Report?

Can cutting-edge technology deliver faulty results?

By Kevin RR Williams

HEALTH Troubling statistics reveal that perfectly tuned equipment is only as reliable as the person who views the images and prepares the report.

CT and PET Scan vs MRI

CT and PET Scan vs MRI

Accurate diagnosis can depend upon the equipment used.

By Kevin RR Williams

HEALTH Each resembles a donut hole that encircles a patent. Which is better suited for identifying possible cancer depends upon where tumors may be located.

New Skin Burn Classifications

New Skin Burn Classifications

Display skin burns labeled both by numeric degree and skin depth.

By Kevin RR Williams

DERMATOLOGY This enlarged Skin Burn Severity anatomy poster depicts new skin burn classifications for trauma centers, EMT/EMS and paramedic schools. This provides a better view of multiple skin burns with legible text that can be easily referred to in emergency situations.

Lymphoma Awareness

Lymphoma Awareness

Be aware of the warning signs and symptoms of lymphoma.

By Kevin RR Williams

HEALTH September Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Month: With so many variations in location and manifestation, diligence is required for early diagnosis of blood cancers affecting the lymphatic system.