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Enjoy the Holidays, but Beware of Small Magnets

Post Date: December 20, 2017
Enjoy the Holidays, but Beware of Small Magnets

Dr. Alan E. Oestreich is a well-known pediatric radiologist and an Emeritus in our Radiology Department, at Cincinnati Children’s. His special areas of interest include orthopaedic radiology, metabolic disease, dysphasia, conventional pediatric radiology, perception, as well as mathematical applications in radiology. He divides his time between retirement and teaching the fourth-year medical students in the department.

In the video below, Dr. Oestreich reminds parents of the dangers of small magnets used in toys. Have a happy and safe holiday!

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About the author: Glenn Miñano

Glenn Miñano is a media specialist in the Department of Radiology, providing graphic design, photography, printing, video services, and administration of the department’s online properties. His works have been published in several medical articles, such as the American Journal of Radiology and the American Institute of Ultrasound. He has been providing these services to the Radiology Department since 1996.