International Medical Journal, Vol. 15., Iss. 2, 2009, P. 133−136.
CAPABILITIES OF RADIODIAGNOSIS OF CERVICAL SPINE INJURIES
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The literature data about the capabilities of x−rays, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and ultrasonography in diagnosis of cervical spine injuries are presented. The advantages and disadvantages of these methods in each clinical case are discussed.
Key words: cervical spine injuries, radiography, CT, MRI, ultrasonography.