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When your child’s care provider recommends surgery or a diagnostic/imaging procedure which requires sedation or anesthesia, our team of anesthesia experts will evaluate your child and decide on the appropriate type of anesthesia or sedation. While it is common in › Continue Reading

As 2015 comes to an end, we are inevitably bound to reflect on the past 12 months and really cherish all the hard work. In an effort to honor the hard work of 2015’s Cincinnati Children’s Radiology Blog team, here are › Continue Reading

An interview with Rupa Radhakrishnan, MD I am very excited to be a part of the Radiology faculty at Cincinnati Children’s. It is one of the top children’s hospitals in the U.S. and the world, and it is a privilege to › Continue Reading

Six-year-old girl with two sites of infection demarcated by the bright appearance, one near the hip and the other near the shoulder (arrows). One of the many challenges when scanning children with difficult abnormalities or diagnoses are that there are › Continue Reading

We spoke to Dr. Blaise Jones, Section Chief of Neuroradiology, Director of MR Safety and Patient Flow Leader, about scheduling MRI exams and why it can take so long to get your child into the schedule. Dandino: Dr. Jones, we often receive › Continue Reading

Between the vibrating table and the obnoxious ramblings of our machine, completing an MRI in a calm and motionless fashion can be difficult. Even as adults, we can have trouble talking ourselves into such a strange photo capturing experience. Add being › Continue Reading

As many of you know, motion in pictures can cause blurriness and shadowing, which sacrifices the clarity of the photographs. Much like trying to capture a fast-paced football game or a squirming baby, it can be hard for us at Cincinnati › Continue Reading

When you take a photograph of your child, you might ask her to say “Cheese!” and hold still. If she’s fidgeting and jumping around, the image of her won’t be crisp and clear. In radiology, we need our patients to hold still › Continue Reading