Musculoskeletal ultrasound getting the respect it deserves, expert says

04/1/2014 | (free registration)

Ultrasound is often superior to MRI for identifying musculoskeletal problems, and it's less expensive and faster, according to Dr. Levon Nazarian, a radiology professor at Thomas Jefferson University, but the modality has not been fully accepted by the medical community. Nazarian, a pioneer in the field, explained the benefits of musculoskeletal ultrasound and discussed the obstacles to its adoption in a talk at the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine meeting. Careful utilization, training and collaboration will help ensure support for this essential imaging tool, Nazarian said.

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