The most advanced in X-Ray is now available at College Parkway Health Center. With the ability to detect ligamental injuries unlike ever before - you can now better determine damage done in personal injuries or car accidents. Digital Motion X-Ray (DMX) is simply a type of fluoro-based x-ray system, coupled with new digital and optic technology, allowing clinicians to view the spine in real-time motion at 30 x-rays per second. The procedure is performed with the patient standing and actively moving in a weight-bearing position within the system.
Traditionally, diagnosis of whiplash injuries relies upon non-moving diagnostic procedures, such as static x-rays, stress view x-rays, CT, and MRI. During these tests, patients are asked to stand or lie still: “Don’t move ” and/or “Hold your breath.” Patients hurt more when they move, and pain is commonly an indicator of injury. The majority of these non-moving diagnostic tests come out negative or unremarkable.
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Digital Motion X-Ray is, and how it can help you.