The Development of Paediatric Neuroradiology

  • Derek C. F. Harwood-Nash
Conference paper


The development of paediatric neuroradiology is a specific persuasion within neuroradiology and has increased in scope and significance throughout the last ten years. The emergence of computed tomography has altered the indications for types of neuroradiological procedures in infants and children. The sophistication, accuracy, and safety of standard neuroradiological procedures have been increased by the accuracy and safety of computed tomography, particularly in the premature infant. There is a growing need for education and instruction in paediatric neuroradiological techniques and paediatric neuroradiological diseases within the neuroradiological fraternity as a whole.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin-Heidelberg 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Derek C. F. Harwood-Nash
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  1. 1.Department of RadiologyHospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada

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