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An Introduction To Calgary MRI Techniques And Tools

MRI is better at soft tissue studies, so that it can allow for effective examination of the joints, spine and brain, as well as other soft tissue areas of the body. In some cases, images can be obtained without the need for contrast material, such as that required by CT or standard angiography. Advanced techniques, including perfusion, spectroscopy and diffusion permit specific tissue details to be identified. The techniques allow for viewing both parts of the brain in active mode. [More]
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How ESI Injections Can Help Treat Sciatica

Sciatica is a term applied to nerve pain in the lower back and legs. When there is a need for information about techniques to provide reliable pain management Edmonton locals have been using epidural steroid injections (ESIs) for more than sixty years. ESIs are used for other types of low back and leg discomfort as well. They are a non-invasive alternative for sciatica. Sciatic symptoms may include any of several symptoms, such as pains that worsen when sitting, burning pain down the leg, weakness or numbness in moving the leg, a constant sharp irritation on one buttock or the other, or sharp spasms that interfere with the ability to stand or walk. Sciatica is a symptom, rather than a disease. It is very painful but rarely causes permanent damage to the nerve. [More]
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How Back Injections Can Lead to a Pain-free Lifestyle

As a proven method of pain management Calgary locals should consider the benefits of an injection for spinal-based pain. The injection is typically used to provide therapy for two significant types of spinal pain, spinal stenosis and radiculopathy. The same injection can be used to relieve other types of spinal pain. Sometimes they are used to determine the underlying cause of the pain. [More]
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