Image IQ: The Heart of the Matter
Challenge your diagnostic skills: Can you identify this cardiac defect?
Don’t Let Flawed Studies Guide Screening Mammo Decisions, Experts Say
Mammography screening for breast cancer saves lives: this should be the message that physicians spread to colleagues and patients, say leading experts.
Image IQ: Anatomy of the Fetal Heart
Challenge your diagnostic skills: Can you identify the highlighted structure?
Case Study: Fetal Pulmonary Anomaly
A routine ultrasound exam reveals unexpected findings in the lungs of a 29-week fetus. What’s your diagnosis?
Challenge your diagnostic skills: Can you identify this structure in the fetal thorax?
Patient Weight: Is Bluntness Better?
Physicians’ groups are urging ob/gyns to have difficult conversations with obese women about their weight. Here’s one example of how utter bluntness can be an effective tactic.
Case Study: Characteristics of Fetal Hiatal Hernia
A 28-year-old woman, 17 weeks pregnant with her first child, presented for a routine obstetrical ultrasound to rule out congenital fetal anomalies.
Image IQ: 22-Week Pregnancy
What abnormality of the placenta is affecting this late second-trimester pregnancy?
Daily Dx: Severe Abdominal Pain
What’s your diagnosis in this woman with severe abdominal pain following vaginal delivery?
(Images courtesy of Durr-e-Sabih, MD, FRCP)
Daily Dx: Fetal Spine
What's your diagnosis based on these images of the fetal spine?