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Upright MRI research piblications

FONAR is currently conducting research studies in a number of areas including Cerebrospinal Fluid Flow (CSF) Studies, Correlated Slice Protocol (CSP) and Scoliosis screening.

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PELVIC FLOOR DYSFUNCTION ARTICLE  Download PDF

Harpreet Pannu, MD
Assoc. Prof.of Radiology
Johns Hopkins University

Womens Imaging Online
http://womensimagingonline.arrs.org/item.cfm?itemID=155

UPRIGHT POSITIONAL MRI OF THE LUMBAR SPINE  Download PDF

F. Alyasa, D. Connella, A. Saifuddin
London Upright MRI Centre
London, UK
Dept.of Radiology, The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

CLINICAL RADIOLOGY (2008) 63, 1035-1048

NEW IN VIVO MEASUREMENTS OF PRESSURES IN THE INTERVERTEBRAL DISC IN DAILY LIFE  Download PDF

Hans–Joachim Wilke, PhD, Peter Neef, MD, Marco Caimi, MD, Thomas Hoogland, MD, and Lutz E. Claes, PhD

SPINE VOLUME 24, NUMBER 8 PP 755-762

STATIC VS DYNAMIC MRI ON THE THE UPRIGHT MRI  Download PDF

The Spine Journal/UCLA abstracts (2007 NASS Meeting

Inserts for Spine Journal (above):
CASE EXAMPLES OF UCLA REPORTED "MISSED" BY STATIC MRI. DETECTED BY FONAR SPONDYLOGRAPHY  Download PDF

Inserts for Spine Journal (above):
“LANDMARK INDEPENDENT STUDY BY UCLA” OF MORE THAN 1000 PATIENTS REVEALS THE MISS RATE OF STATIC MRI.  Download PDF

“DYNAMIC MRI OF THE LUMBAR SPINE IN THE UPRIGHT POSITION MODIFIES PATIENT MANAGEMENT”  Download PDF

F. Smith, MD (Radiologist) University of Aberdeen

SPINEWEEK (2008) PRESENTATION ABSTRACT

DYNAMIC IMAGING OF THE SPINE WITH AN OPEN UPRIGHT MRI: PRESENT RESULTS AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES OF FMRI  Download PDF

J.P. Elsig, MD

EUR J ORTHOP SURG TRAUMATOL)

ACQUIRED DEGENERATIVE CHANGES OF THE INTERVERTEBRAL SEGMENTS AT AND SUPRAJACENT TO THE LUMBOSACRAL JUNCTION. A RADIOANATOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE NONDISCAL STRUCTURES OF THE SPINAL COLUMN AND PERISPINAL SOFT TISSUES  Download PDF

J. Randy Jinkins, M.D.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY 50 (2004) 134—158

SEATED MRI INCREASES INSIGHT INTO DEGENERATIVE DISC DISEASE: A STUDY OF 320 PATIENTS

Francis W. Smith, MD

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SPINE RADIOLOGY
2005 Meeting Abstracts

UPRIGHT, WEIGHT–BEARING, DYNAMIC–KINETIC MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING OF THE SPINE–REVIEW OF THE FIRST CLINICAL RESULTS  Download PDF.

J.R. Jinkins, MD., et. al.

JOURNAL OF THE HONG KONG COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGISTS 2003; 6:55-74.

UPRIGHT, WEIGHT-BEARING, DYNAMIC-KINETIC MRI OF THE SPINE  Download PDF.

J.R. Jinkins MD., et. al.

RIVISTA DI NEURORADIOLOGICA 15: 333-356, 2002. (PDF)

UPRIGHT, WEIGHT-BEARING, DYNAMIC-KINETIC MRI OF THE SPINE: PMRI/KMRI  Download PDF

J.R. Jinkins MD.
J. Dworkin, PhD.

A chapter in the textbook SPINAL RESTABILIZATION PROCEDURES (PDF) (Edited by D.L. Kaech and J.R. Jinkins)
publiser: Elsevier Science B.V. (2002)(Chapter 6:pp.73-82)