J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 1992 Feb; 15(2): 129-32.
Use of magnetic resonance imaging in the decision-making process for lumbar intervertebral disc syndrome.
North Georgia Diagnostic Imaging, Atlanta 30328.
Magnetic resonance imaging was used to determine the presence or absence of a lumbar herniated nucleus pulposus in a patient suffering from acute sciatica. Treatment decisions were made as a result of this diagnostic process and comparative history and physical exam findings revealed marked improvement in less than 1 wk.