20. Taking an X-Ray
A: We think your leg may be broken.
B: How will you know for sure?
A: We're going to take you to Radiology to get it x-rayed now.
B: Will the x-ray hurt?
A: It's a pain free procedure that allows us to take a picture of your bones.
B: Are there any side effects associated with taking an x-ray?
A: Diagnostic x-rays are safe as long as they are not overused.
B: I've never had an x-ray in my entire life.
A: Then you should be fine.
B: Can someone be in the room with me?
A: Someone can be in the room with you, but not next to you during the x-ray.
B: Please go get my wife then.
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