Dr Iain Duncan
Dr Iain Duncan

Recent News and Diagnostic Imaging Updates

from Dr. Iain Duncan…  September 2021 There is not a lot to talk about with business restricted to necessities only during our A.C.T. covid lockdown. I  added this research to my shoulder list: https://doi.org/10.5414/CP203262 . This supports the use of PRP for shoulder capsulitis or frozen shoulder, and is something I undertook for the first […]

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What is nuclear medicine?

Nuclear medicine encompasses the use of medical radioisotopes to image various parts or systems in the human body. It involves injecting tiny amounts of “radiotracers” into the body to assess  the functions of various organs or body systems. It is most commonly used to assess the boney skeleton, the heart, thyroid and kidneys.  Unlike x-rays or […]