Extremity Image Capture

A clinical comparison of orthopaedic imaging modalities. By Jarrett D. Cain, DPM, MSc., FACFAS. When diagnosing disorders of the foot and ankle, imaging is a valuable source of information for the assessment of condition and treatment options. However, the choice of imaging modality depends on several factors: ReliabilitySafetyCostImaging

Extremity CT exams increased 10x at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. By Anish R. Kadakia, MD, Northwestern Memorial Hospital. In this blog, Dr. Anish R. Kadakia shares: Metrics his hospital uses to evaluate new equipment. How and why weight-bearing exams increased extremity CT usage 10 fold. How

Clinical studies identify when to use 3D computed tomography for foot and ankle injuries. By Anish R Kadakia, MD, Northwestern Memorial Hospital Although computed tomography for medical imaging has been available for some time, weight-bearing 3D CT is a relatively new modality. For the past year,

New CT extremity system has the potential to refine clinical skills, create new surgical techniques, and offer greater intelligence for more predictable outcomes. By Dr. Lew Schon, M.D. FACS, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and at  Georgetown School of Medicine. Editor's note: Dr. Schon's cases

Os avanços nas imagens de extremidades podem beneficiar aos adultos com estilos de vida ativos. Ao longo dos anos assisti a centenas de feiras e conferências, e a reunião anual da Academia Americana de Cirurgiões Ortopédicos (AAOS) foi uma das melhores experiências. Vi de primeira mão porque

Metal artifact reduction software offers additional diagnostic advantages. By Levon Vogelsang, PhD, Senior Research Scientist at Carestream Health. Editor's note: This article was originally published in Becker’s Spine Review on Jan. 16, 2018. It is republished here with the publication’s permission. An aging population along with a wide

Modality enables capture of low-dose 3D extremity exams on site. By Don Thompson, Marketing Director, Carestream. Orthopaedic specialists can streamline workflow and productivity by capturing onsite exams with new 3D cone beam technology. The capability to do image capture, diagnosis, and discussion of treatment options with patients