It's critical for today's healthcare professionals to understand the balance between the risks and benefits of any X-ray imaging procedure. This paper will explain the dosage levels of exams performed with the Carestream OnSight 3D Extremity System – and define its exposure levels in comparison to other sources of X-ray.
Using fast MRI, UC Davis researchers scanned left and right wrists of men and women and used the data to build computer models of the movement of wrist bones. The data could help understand wrist injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome. Image courtesy of Brent Foster and Abhijit Chaudhari, UC Davis.