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1

Best imaging modality to assess skull fracture?

CT w/o for hematoma

2

Next imaging modality of choice for elderly pt with hip pain s/p fall and negative plain films

MRI to look for linear edema!

3

Chest radiograph with clear margins and veil like opacity

lobar ATELECTESIS

4

Most sensitive diagnostic imaging for brain metastasis?

MRI with contrast to study enhancement characteristics on T1 weighted images

5

Another name for bucket fracture

torus fracture

6

Best test for kidney stones

CT WITHOUT contrast

7

MOST sensitive and specific test for acute cholecystitis

HIDA/DISIDA

8

Organ most at radiation risk for 10w gestation

brain

9

Best initial work up for with diabetic man with foot ulcer with concern for osteomyelitis

plain films

10

Best initial work up for spin diskitis or osteomyelitis

MRI

11

Whole body screening CT radiation dose in CXR equivalent

1000-1500 mSv