Imaging Injuries, or Why You Can’t Unsee an MRI

Paul and Howard talk about sports injury imaging, from x-rays and MRI, to ultrasound. You can find a transcript here.

Topics:

  • What are the main tools for imaging injuries?
  • When are these tools most useful? When are they not? 
  • Why Paul thinks he should be on a frequent imaging program
  • The future of imaging, from machine learning, to handhelds, to potentially doing it less routinely

Readings:

Bios:

Paul Kedrosky is a frequently injured athlete who, when he isn’t rehabbing, is also a venture investor. Howard Luks is a top sports orthopedic surgeon. 

Music & Disclaimers:

“Crossing the Chasm” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Disclaimers apply and can be heard at the end of the episode.