Dr Ravi Padmanabhan

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Hip MRI ? Show me the Xray: Acetabular Rim Ossifications. How to make sense of them.

When I report a Hip MRI,  the tendency is to save time and get on with reporting the MRI and not bother too much with the plain X-ray. Because what can a plain X-ray tell you that you cant find on the MRI, right? Wrong. There is so much to be gained by looking first …

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WANT A BLUEPRINT FOR A GREAT HEALTH SYSTEM: TAKE A TAXI RIDE IN SINGAPORE

I catch a lot of taxis and anyone who has experienced the taxi system in Singapore knows how fantastic it is. But what makes it like that? Taxis are plentiful and affordable Taxis  are modern, clean, safe and comfortable. Honesty: I have yet to be cheated or more importantly, even feel that I might have …

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WHY YOU WILL FORGET MORE THAN 50% OF WHAT YOU LEARN WITHIN AN HOUR: AND HOW TO CHANGE THAT

You will forget more than 50% of what you learn within an hour and over 2/3rds by the end of the day. When I want to learn something new, my usual method is to read journal articles or go to a meeting that covers the topic. Knowledge comes in, has a quick cup of tea …

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CEREBELLAR INFARCTS: HOW NOT TO MISS THEM

The Problem: Acute cerebellar infarcts are easy to see on diffusion imaging, but small chronic infarcts in the cerebellum are often missed because they are confused with normal cerebellar sulci. How do you differentiate small chronic cerebellar infracts from normal sulci? The Answer: In the Cerebellar Hemispheres: Normal: Chronic Infarct: Infarcts usually run perpendicular to the …

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