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The Radiology Task Force of WikiProject Medicine aims to better organize information in articles related to radiology. Radiology is the medical specialty that deals with acquisition and interpretation of medical images, such as X-Rays, MRIs, CTs, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there.

Scope[edit]

The clinical aspects of radiology and basic aspects of engineering and medical physics required to understand medical imaging techniques.

This task force aims to:

  • increase the quality of the current articles on radiology topics by increasing their medical content while keeping them accessible to individuals with no specialty medical knowledge
  • facilitate the creation of new articles on topics in radiology, so that Wikipedia is a more-or-less comprehensive radiology resource for the public
  • ensure that articles created on radiology topics are thoroughly referenced and include up-to-date links to the most recent literature
  • explain the use of evidence-based medicine in radiology
  • maintain consistency per WP:MOS on radiology articles
  • increase the number of images attached to articles
  • produce radiology-themed featured articles based on the above

Related Wikiportals[edit]

Participants[edit]

All wikipedians are welcome to join! You need no medical expertise or specific radiology expertise in order to contribute to this WikiProject.

User/Signature Special Interests (if any)
Nephron  T|C 22:29, 12 August 2006 (UTC) radiological signs, interventional radiology
Samir धर्म 05:22, 4 September 2006 (UTC) tests of relevance to gastroenterology
CycloneNimrod 20:32, 26 January 2008 (UTC) General radiology
Kal 03:34, 9 August 2009 (UTC) Neuroradiology
Tuckerj1976 20:32, 26 January 2008 (UTC) RadiologyTrauma
WS (talk) 18:30, 18 July 2010 (UTC) General radiology, Musculoskeletal radiology, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
sehmeet singh 04:16, 3 July 2011 (UTC) General radiology, chest head and neck region, MRI,CT scan and X ray
bgordski Radiation therapy/particle therapy

Articles[edit]

Assessment[edit]

Radiology task force assessment statistics worklistlogcategory

Articles needing creation or improvement[edit]

Articles needing images/better images[edit]

Special articles[edit]

Did you know articles[edit]

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Featured articles[edit]

None as of yet

Good articles[edit]

Wikipedia articles and categories on radiology[edit]

Lists[edit]

No lists as of yet

Templates[edit]

Radiology templates[edit]

Project notice[edit]

The template for marking an article as part of the Radiology task force is part of the WikiProject Medicine banner, {{WPMED}}. It can be inserted into an article's talkpage with:

{{WPMED |class= |importance= |radiology=yes |radiology-imp= }}

The first "importance" parameter is the subject's importance to the overall field of medicine, according to the guidelines here. The importance of a subject to the field of radiology should be listed with the "radiology-imp" parameter.