Fluoroscopy is an x-ray procedure that makes it possible to see internal organs in motion.
There is a fluoroscopy room within the radiology department x-ray and scanning department and the radiology day case unit. The majority of work undertaken is gastro-intestinal and urology examinations. These include:
In addition to these gastro-intestinal procedures, the service also performs:
Further procedures are undertaken in collaboration with other departments:
Video swallows (dynamic radiological examination of the swallowing mechanism involving the Speech & Language department)
Diagnostic and interventional procedures in conjunction with the Endoscopy department