What You Need to Know Before You Get an X-ray

Whether you get hurt playing your favorite sport or your doctor needs to diagnose a symptom that could be a kidney stone, you may be sent for an X-ray. Before you arrive for your scheduled imaging appointment, there are a few things you need to know. First and foremost, X-ray imaging uses radiation. Understanding how to get the least amount of exposure and still get the answers you need is important. So, before you go for an X-ray, watch this:

To find out more about X-ray Imaging at CDI, click here.
To learn more about reducing radiation exposure, visit this FDA website.