Diagnostic Tests

Diagnostic test may be helpful in confirming a diagnosis and in some cases monitoring management. They are not to be used to develop differential diagnoses.

Resources to assist in establishing knowledge in diagnostic imaging are:

Very important in the assessment of imaging findings are the knowledge of what is ‘normal’ and what is not. Here is an excellent review of imaging features of spinal degeneration in asymptomatic populations and one here comparing knee findings in symptomatic and asymptomatic populations.

Resources to act as a resource for pathology tests are:


One thought on “Diagnostic Tests

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s