Thoracic spine x-rays are routinely ordered, and the radiographic technique employed can vary from one clinic to another. However, there are some drawbacks using thoracic spine technique to visualize the chest. Read the article to learn more!
If you use out-of-state radiology services to read your patients’ x-rays, you may already know that the Illinois Medical Practice Act requires Illinois licensure for persons who provide these services for Illinois patients.
The Illinois Medical Practice Act requires physicians to “establish and maintain” patient records, but it does not specify the actual number of years that a physician office must maintain x-rays or office medical records of any type. Read the article to learn more!