Diagnostic Imaging: Operating Room Procedures

Imaging is an integral part of most operating room procedures and is used on a daily basis in the operating theatre:

  • Mobile x-ray units are taken to the O/R daily for investigation during surgical procedures. E.g. kidney stone removal, fracture repairs, joint replacements.
  • X-ray is an integral part of the shock wave lithotripter.
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