CHILDREN having X -rays in County Durham are benefiting from an improved paediatric radiology
The conference was organised by the paediatric radiology
section at Hamad General Hospital (HGH), in collaboration with Sidra Medical and Research Centre, the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Canada, and St-Jude Children's Research Hospital, US.
Firstly, I wish to thank the RSSA CME Association for the generous sponsorship that afforded me the opportunity to attend the 13th Asian & Oceanic Society for Paediatric Radiology
(AOSPR) Congress in Hong Kong from 14-15 September.
Professor Carty, who recently retired from clinical service after 30 years at the forefront of paediatric radiology
in the city, takes over from Formby businessman Roy Morris.
Excited by the prospect of bringing clinical colleagues up to date on advancements in paediatric radiology
and the progress in computer-aided diagnosis of TB in children, I prepared two presentations that I hoped would be informative and entertaining, and deliver a powerful message to a clinical audience.
Division of Paediatric Radiology
, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, School of Child and Adolescent Health, University of Cape Town
A chapter on sedation and anaesthesia for paediatric radiology
is disappointing in that it is largely a description of "what we do" with little critical analysis.
Radiographers from across the UK will share specialist knowledge and suggest good practice on paediatric radiology
and procedures at today's event being staged at the city's Hippodrome theatre.
Helen Carty, professor of paediatric radiology
at Alder Hey, was the first to introduce an alternative treatment for bone cysts in children in Britain after learning the technique from a French colleague.
The WFPI is a non-profit organisation that provides an international platform for paediatric radiology
societies united to address the challenges in global paediatric imaging training and the delivery of services.
He is currently doing a fellowship in Paediatric Radiology
at the Children's Hospital at Westmead in Sydney, Australia.
This first official congress devoted to paediatric radiology
incorporated the third ISMRM Global Outreach Program (GOP) to South Africa.