Dr Iain Duncan
Dr Iain Duncan

Recent News and Diagnostic Imaging Updates

from Dr. Iain Duncan…  March 2021 March saw Canberra day, the Balloon Festival, and Enlighten in Canberra.The practice was busy and aside from supply shortages everything is running well. A publication in Arthroscopy  showed a better pain response to PRP for partial thickness rotator cuff tears up to 3 months post injection, but no difference […]

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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 […]