March 7, 2007 - IMV Medical Information Division recently released its report, ï¿½Present Practices and Future Directions in Orthopedic Imaging: The Orthopedistsï¿½ Perspective 2007ï¿½ which provides insights into orthopedic specialistsï¿½ perspectives about their present and future roles in ordering and performing diagnostic imaging procedures, finding that access to in-office MRI and digital radiography capabilities are among U.S. orthopedic specialistsï¿½ greatest needs.
IMV Study: MRI, Digital Radiography Equipment Most Needed
MR images through, A, C, E, basal ganglia and, B, D, F, posterior fossa at level of dentate nucleus. Images are shown for, A, B, control group patient 4, and the, C, D, first and, E, F, last examinations performed in contrast group patient 13. Regions of interest used in quantification of signal intensity are shown as dashed lines for globus pallidus (green), thalamus (blue), dentate nucleus (yellow), and pons (red).