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3T MRI helps diagnosis of chondral defects in the hip [Case Study]
By PeekMed on September 11, 2019

For a physician with limited treatment procedures available, finding the right solution for young patients with cartilage defects in the hip may present a complex problem. Cartilage repair...

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PACS Systems: Everything You Need to Know About them
By João Pedro Ribeiro on September 5, 2019

PACS Systems (picture archiving and communication system) are a medical imaging technology which provides economical storage, retrieval, management, distribution and presentation of medical...

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Scoliosis Imaging: Useful Things You Should Know About
By João Pedro Ribeiro on August 17, 2019

Scoliosis is defined as the presence of one or more lateral curves of the vertebral column in the coronal plane, although abnormal curves may affect spinal alignment in all three...

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Acetabular Fractures: The Kocher-Langenbeck approach
By PeekMed on May 18, 2017

It is a fact that acetabular fractures are rare injuries. It is estimated that 3 out of 100 000 inhabitants suffer one each year.

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Radiation dose in CT scans and image quality
By João Pedro Ribeiro on March 30, 2016

Since its introduction in 1973, x-ray Computed Tomography (CT) has established itself as a primary diagnostic imaging modality. CT scans are one of the most frequently-used imaging tools in...

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