Tag: X-ray

Computer-aided method has potential for measuring Cobb angle on chest X-rays

A new study, published in the European Spine Journal, suggests that a computer-aided method has the potential for automatic Cobb angle measurement and scoliosis...

Algorithm provides an extra level of assurance during spine surgery

Researchers funded by the US National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have developed a way to automatically label images of individual vertebrae...

Danish study finds five-times higher incidence of cancer in adolescent idiopathic...

In a study of the incidence of cancer in a cohort of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients treated 25 years previously, investigators have found...

Researchers devise new scanning technique to produce high-resolution 3D images of...

Chemists from Trinity College Dublin, (Dublin, Ireland) in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RSCI), have devised a new scanning technique...