Dr Iain Duncan

Muscle Injury Classification

This is the muscle injury classification that I generally refer to with expected return to sporting activity:     GRADE DESCRIPTION RETURN TO SPORT 0 Oedema/fluid around tendon/epimysium <2 weeks 1 Myofibril disruption without epimysial or myofascial changes 1-4 weeks 2 plus epimysial/myofascial interuption or delamination 3-6 weeks 3 intramusculat tendon or epimysial failure/tear 6+ […]

Thyroid ultrasound

Information for Sonographers and Sonologists

On this site  Sonography grabs: My blogs and tips on basic ultrasound A Sonographer’s guide to Ultrasound of the Forefoot see the downloads below Tendinopathy Elastography When to biopsy thyroid nodules? Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (In brief) ULTRASOUND NEWS and RESEARCH Links Diagnostic Ultrasound to Assess Musculoskeletal Diseases Overview 2012 (Comprehensive review from Ther Adv Musculoskel Dis. 2012;4(5):341-355.) An excellent  image library and […]