Guidelines on diagnostic imaging  in the Emergency Department

Guidelines on diagnostic imaging in the Emergency Department

Diagnostic imaging is an important aspect of an Emergency Department patient workup. Given the high cost of imaging and the potential of patient harm (e.g. radiation dose, contrast reactions), it is essential that imaging be used judiciously.

Read about Guidelines on Diagnostic Imaging on the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine website.

Last reviewed 14 March 2016