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Interpreting Pediatric Chest X-rays

Description: The approach that will be explored in this video is that of a top to bottom approach. We will begin by looking at the thymus, followed by the mediastinum, heart, lung fields, diaphragm and end off with looking at the bony structures. The learning objectives for this video is to 1) Demonstrate an approach to interpreting pediatric chest x-rays and 2) Described expected radiographic findings of common pediatric conditions including cardiomegaly, pneumothorax, pleural effusion, pneumonia, asthma, cystic fibrosis, and non-accidental injuries.
Views: 1147
Domain: Medical
Category: Imaging
Contributing Organization: PedsCases
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Welcome to PedsCases’ video on an approach to interpreting pediatric chest x-rays.
My name is Colin Siu and I’m a medical student at the University of Alberta. This
podcast was developed with Dr. Melissa Chan, a pediatric emergency physician and
Clinical Lecturer at the University of Alberta and Stollery Children’s Hospital in
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


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