Plain X‐rays can reveal a lot of information. X‐ray can be used to diagnose and monitor cardiac or lung disease, to differentiate between different types of medical ‘ hardware ’ (such as intravenous devices and permanent cardiac pacemakers), to assess complications of treatment and to diagnose pathology below the diaphragm.
|Title of host publication||Perioperative Medicine|
|Subtitle of host publication||For the Junior Clinician|
|Editors||Joel Symons, Paul Myles, Rishi Mehra, Christine Ball|
|Place of Publication||Chichester West Sussex UK|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|