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Qualitative Methods in Radiology Research

Published:August 03, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acra.2022.07.002
      Quantitative research methods of the sort usually represented in professional journals can tell us a lot about the world. For example, they can suggest associations and even causal relationships between different phenomena. Is exposure to ionizing radiation associated with a higher risk of cancer, or does the use of gadolinium-based contrast substantially enhance the sensitivity or specificity of MRI in the diagnosis of osteomyelitis? Such questions call for quantitative methods.

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