Go

    Categories

    Calendar

     

    Facebook - Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

     

    Share This:

         

    Focus on Health

    A Five-Second Save for Christine

    Oct 10 2017
    27
    0

    About five seconds more. That’s how much longer it took Christine Jochim to have her 3D mammogram rather than a standard mammogram. Jochim, now 59, credits those few extra seconds and the breast imaging experts at MIR with finding her cancer early and, ultimately, saving her life.

    13-Ton Wonder Used in Brain Imaging

    Jul 21 2017
    38
    0

    Although the brain weighs about three pounds, it took five men, a forklift and one large crane to hoist and position the newest piece of equipment that will examine the organ.

    Are Varicose Veins Preventing You From Showing Some Leg?

    Jun 21 2017
    12
    0

    If you’re thinking about varicose vein surgery, you should know about endovenous ablation. It’s a minimally-invasive outpatient procedure meant for people whose varicose veins are accompanied by pain, fatigue and/or swelling in their ankles or legs.