Definition of radiology in English:

radiology

Pronunciation /ˌrādēˈäləjē/ /ˌreɪdiˈɑlədʒi/

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noun

  • The science dealing with X-rays and other high-energy radiation, especially the use of such radiation for the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

    ‘This article describes some of these applications in radiology and cardiology and discusses the potential of microbubbles for therapy.’
    • ‘Experts in anaesthesiology, pathology, gynaecology and radiology are particularly in demand.’
    • ‘They also went round the departments of radiology, nuclear medicine and cath lab.’
    • ‘Likewise, telemedicine might be cost effective for some disciplines such as dermatology and radiology but not for others.’
    • ‘Data on use of physiotherapy and radiology were collected directly from the databases within each of these departments.’
    • ‘We have encountered no false positives at the time of surgery and used clinical features and radiology alone to make the diagnosis in three of our patients.’
    • ‘He became a consultant at St Mary's in 1948 when the hospital decided to separate radiotherapy from radiology.’
    • ‘Under her leadership the small department of radiology increased to involve five other radiologists.’
    • ‘Gabrieli is a psychology professor in the neurosciences program and in radiology at Stanford University.’
    • ‘The use of picture archiving and communication systems has focused on hospital radiology.’
    • ‘The increasing demand for vascular and neurovascular radiology has not been matched by a similar rise in consultant posts, stated the report.’
    • ‘He was at the helm of the dramatic advances that took place in clinical radiology in the second half of the 20th century.’
    • ‘These contrast studies, along with X-rays of bones and of the chest, form a very large component of the practice of radiology.’
    • ‘The role of interventional radiology in the care of patients with cancer continues to expand.’
    • ‘After junior appointments in London he decided to specialise in radiology, and at Harefield he became an enthusiastic member of the cardiac team.’
    • ‘Other differences emerged in two groups as they aged and were assessed with quantitative chest radiology.’
    • ‘So he returned to an original desire to do radiology.’
    • ‘Diagnostic radiology and the generation of electricity from nuclear sources are examples of practices.’
    • ‘She is also head of the hospital's academic department of diagnostic radiology.’
    • ‘Both men specialize in radiology and have joined the hospital's department of medical imaging.’