30 Apr '17, 12pm

6 things to know before getting an MRI

6 things to know before getting an MRI

Salabert's frustrating story proves what sports medicine experts know all too well: MRIs can provide valuable information in guiding a diagnosis, but they don’t always offer the instant answer athletes seek. While Salabert’s first scan missed the cause of her pain and delayed her getting effective treatment, other athletes are misdiagnosed or led down the wrong treatment path. Here’s what you should consider before getting this advanced imaging for a sports injury. 1. MRIs can sometimes pinpoint the cause of pain. Getting an MRI involves lying down inside a large, tube-shaped machine filled with magnets. Radio waves and changes in the magnetic fields produce signals picked up by a receiver. Computer processing converts these into high-resolution, 3D images of your tendons, ligaments, cartilage, and surrounding structures. "MRIs see everything,” says Beth Shubin Stein, M.D....

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/injury-treatment/six-things-t...

Tweets

Things to Know About Shoes: Part 1 – The First ...

theshoesnobblog.com 04 May '17, 7am

Hi Justin. That’s a really interesting post, especially points 8 and 10 for me. Yet another in a long line of great posts ...

Six things to know about new hybrid cars (if yo...

greencarreports.com 01 May '17, 3pm

John Voelcker May 1, 2017 Follow John Add to circle 2017 Kia Niro Touring, Catskill Mountains, NY, March 2017 Enlarge Phot...

The 7 Things You Must Know about the Psychology...

searchenginejournal.com 01 May '17, 3pm

The most effective call-to-action techniques use basic psychology. You can use some of these psychology methods in your ca...

The 7 Things You Must Know about the Psychology...

searchenginejournal.com 01 May '17, 11am

The most effective call-to-action techniques use basic psychology. You can use some of these psychology methods in your ca...

The 7 Things You Must Know about the Psychology...

searchenginejournal.com 01 May '17, 1pm

The most effective call-to-action techniques use basic psychology. You can use some of these psychology methods in your ca...

Getting Closer to Fulfilling Two Stretch Goals

therunnerstrip.com 01 May '17, 8am

Quick update on a couple of my time-sensitive priorities—and I promise, in the next blog post, I won’t write in this tone ...

Forrester calls the end of advertising as we know it

Forrester calls the end of advertising as we kn...

luxurydaily.com 05 May '17, 9am

{"ct":"18UkWm5zrSjBfs6FgR4T9rmUUM0MisG\/NJpWTbQPSoxf5Yz\/2QbC9mktwvOJzwoMFTjcOlhvguOD6ABZpYcb1o0NJydYeDDTCmoDFf\/w27NNLfR6...

Want to see what's in my bag? 3 things I take e...

It kind of makes me sound like my life is super busy because I always keep my diary with me - sadly, nothing could be furt...

6 Things You Must Do Before You Ever Accept Gue...

searchenginejournal.com 29 Apr '17, 8pm

Guest posting can be an incredibly valuable marketing tactic. For most, guest posting is all about publishing your content...

6 Things You Must Do Before You Ever Accept Gue...

searchenginejournal.com 01 May '17, 2am

Guest posting can be an incredibly valuable marketing tactic. For most, guest posting is all about publishing your content...

6 Things You Must Do Before You Ever Accept Gue...

searchenginejournal.com 30 Apr '17, 12pm

Guest posting can be an incredibly valuable marketing tactic. For most, guest posting is all about publishing your content...

6 Things You Must Do Before You Ever Accept Gue...

searchenginejournal.com 29 Apr '17, 2pm

Guest posting can be an incredibly valuable marketing tactic. For most, guest posting is all about publishing your content...

What all runners need to know about joint health:

runnersworld.co.uk 02 May '17, 4pm

Pain is something researchers are still working to better understand, says Willy, adding that joint-related pain seems to ...

5 Things I Learned From Throwing My Legs Up a W...

runnersworld.com 28 Apr '17, 4pm

The best thing about this recovery move is its ease. All you have to do is find a wall, lie perpendicular with your butt u...

The 5 best things about the new

tigerwoods.com 05 May '17, 6pm

TIGER WOODS, TGR and the Three Triangles Design are trademarks of ETW Corp., dba TGR, Tiger Woods Ventures. TGR Live is a ...