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The New Home Feed

January 29, 2015

Today’s Figure 1 update introduces a new home feed that combines the Home and Following tabs. Now you can see the people, the categorie… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: Massive Tongue Enlargement

January 28, 2015

This MRI shows a rare complication of oral surgery. The massive enlargement of this young patient’s tongue is thought to be caused by lympha… Read More

Medical Case Studies

What You Can Learn from a Patient’s Hands

January 22, 2015

A patient’s hands are a tremendous source of information and are one of the easiest areas to access and examine. Information about a patient… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: What Kind of Toxin Did this Patient Ingest?

January 21, 2015

This patient presented with decreased consciousness, twitching, drooling, and urinary incontinence after ingesting poisonous mushrooms. Coul… Read More

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Cincinnati Children’s Department of Radiology Launches First Hospital Account on Figure 1

January 20, 2015

We are excited to announce the next step in growing the Figure 1 community. As of today, we are making hospital accounts available on o… Read More

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45 days and 38 Countries Later

January 19, 2015

On December 3, we wrote a blog post announcing our launches in France and Germany and the beginning of a further expansion into Europe. Sinc… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: IVC Filter Removal

January 14, 2015

This image series shows the step by step removal of an inferior vena cava filter. These filters are removed infrequently, making this angiog… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Figure 1 Expanded Cases: Thoracic Empyema

January 14, 2015

Some images on Figure 1 are so compelling that we want to know more details on presentation, diagnosis, and treatment for an “Exp… Read More

Medical Insights

Half the World Has No Radiology

January 8, 2015

Figure 1 has partnered with RAD-AID International to showcase its efforts to improve radiology resources in developing and impoverished… Read More

Medical Case Studies

Image of the Week: A Challenging Genetics Case

January 7, 2015

This 37 year-old male has syndactyly in all four extremities, mid facial defects, and an intellectual disability. Which genetic syndrome is… Read More

Medical Insights

Health Leaders Series: Interview with Casey Parker, M.D., about Healthcare Education and the FOAMed movement

January 6, 2015

Dr. Parker is a rural GP working in the Kimberly region in Western Australia. He is the Director of Clinical Training at Broome Hospital and… Read More

Polycythemia Vera Post References

January 3, 2015

Chart 1: Chart 2: Chart 3: Chart 4: References: 1. Marchioli R et al. N Engl J Med 2013;368:22-33. 2. Barbui T et al. Blood 2015;126(4):560-… Read More