Unformatted text preview: 1. X-ray 2. MRI 3. Networking of medical files Without these technologies I might not have full movement of my thumb. The MRI images can see ligaments. Without the X-ray people might be miss-diagnosed as it can see people’s bones. These images will show if a person indeed has a broken bone or if it is a sprain. The networking of patient files through the use of the internet helps doctors see the notes from other doctors. This will also show all doctors what medications might have been provided by other doctors. They are also able to see images and test results this way. This technology helps doctors diagnose faster. With faster diagnosis rates the patients are healing faster. This also helps stop the people who are seeking a quick high through the means of prescription drugs....
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- Winter '11
- Physician, health care technology