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DEPARTMENT OF RADIOLOGY
DEPARTMENT HISTORY
            Department of Radiology was established in 1942 and initially an 100mA unit with dark room fluoroscopy services were offered. Full-fledged individual department became functional since 1960 with separate X ray units in emergency ward and in main department. Modern imaging modalities were introduced in 1995 (ULTRASOUND), 1997 (CT SCAN) 2004 (MAMMOGRAPHY) AND 2007 (MRI), PACS (2012). The department at present in fully equipped with state of art 1.5T MRI, Spiral 4 slice CT, mammography, Digital X ray and PACS and around 500 procedures including non vascular interventions are done everyday.
            Since 2004 the department is an examination center for CRA courses. Since 2007 the department is training center for CRA, DRDT, DRTT courses and MBBS graduates for ultra sonography.  5 Qualified senior radiologist offer full time services and the department efficiency is acknowledged by the clinical department and public. Ongoing efforts are in place to gent approval for MD Radiodiagnosis courses and starting Radiotherapy services.
COURSES OFFERED:
1.      Ultrasound Training for MBBS graduates under the Tamil Nadue Health System Project
2.      CRA courses 10 candidates are admitted every year.(Directorate of Paramedical Courses)
3.      DRDT and DRDD courses 10 candidates every year
ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES
1.      Interdepartmental meets with Surgery,Pediatric Surgery, General Medicine, Neurology and Neuro surgery every 3 Saturday and II Wednesday.
2.      CME: Annual Trichy Radiology Society meet in the mouth of October every year.
3.      State IRIA meet in May-2011, and March-2012.
4.      South zone Intervention workshop in April 2014.
5.      Radiology conference conducted from 11th to 13th dec 2014


SERVICE OFFERED:
Main X ray Department
8.00 AM to 2.00 PM
Digital Radiography
Contrast investigation
-         Barium
-         IVP
-         Interventional Procedures
(All organs except Brain & Heart –Biopsy Pleural, Renal, Billary – Aspiration & Drinage alcohol ablation)
ULTRASONOGRAPHY AND  COLOUR DOPPLER:
8.00 AM to 2.00 PM
COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY:
9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
24 hours fro inpatients Trauma ward, ICI and IMCU
MRI:
9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
MAMMOGRAPHY:
8.00 AM to 2.00 PM
EMERGENCY X RAY DEPARTMENT:
24 hours fro inpatients Trauma ward, ICI and IMCU and medico legal referrals.
YEARLY STATISTICS 2002 TO 2012
YEAR XRAYS USG CT MAMMOGRAM MRI
2002 21043 3737 7933 -- --
2003 24028 6301 10440 -- --
2004 25811 7780 12455 8 --
2005 21750 8826 13556 39 --
2006 26599 10638 13522 48 --
2007 34387 17802 14207 56 198
2008 31388 12077 14226 76 2307
2009 32300 10235 15636 54 3470
2010 30630 11562 16308 62 3903
2011 27032 15371 15560 99 3814
2012 47268 17816 17341 98 4313
 
 
 DEPARTMENT OF RADIOLOGY: ( As per Master Data)
 
PATIENT PARTICULARS :       2008 – 2012
MRI
2008 2307
2009 3470
2010 3903
2011 3814
2012 (Upto November) 3888
CT SCAN
2008 14226
2009 15636
2010 16308
2011 15560
2012 (Upto November) 16246
PATIENT PARTICULARS: 2008 – 2012
YEAR CONVENTIONAL X-RAY DIGITAL X-RAY
2008 53995 -
2009 46139 -
2010 41502 -
2011 34173 12408
2012 (UPTO NOVEMBER) 24168 21974
 
  
ULTRASONOGRAM
2008 1207
2009 8035
2010 8432
2011 1527
2012 (UPTO NOVEMBER) 15881
 

Staff:
Professor - 1
Associate Professor - 1
Assistant Professor - 1
Senior Resident - 4
 

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