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Key Neuroimaging Equipment Used to Evaluate TBI
The NICoE has $10 million worth of neuroimaging equipment for evaluating TBI and psychological health issues, most importantly, the MRI, the PET scan, and the MEG.
Produced by Victoria Tilney McDonough, Brian King, and Jared Schaubert, BrainLine.
Gerard Riedy, MD, PhD, Dr. Gerard Riedy, a neuroradiologist with a background in biochemistry and imaging research, serves as the chief of neuroimaging for the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), which opened in the fall of 2010 and is located on the campus of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.
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