Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Pressure Sores in Spinal Cord Injured Patients: Accuracy in Predicting Osteomyelitis
Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 04/23/2012de Heredia LL et al.
Thirty–seven patients underwent 41 magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans. The prevalence of osteomyelitis was highly correlated with cortical bone erosion and abnormal bone marrow changes on T1–weighted images.
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