The Use of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatic Diseases

Rheumatology Advisor—October 7, 2016

Rheumatology Advisor speaks with Gabrielle P. Konin, MD, radiologist at HSS, on utilizing musculoskeletal ultrasound in evaluating rheumatoid arthritis.

"Musculoskeletal ultrasound provides high resolution imaging in the evaluation and monitoring of rheumatic diseases with the use of both gray scale and power or color Doppler applications," said Dr. Konin.

Dr. Konin provides ultrasound tips to evaluate joint disease including "suspected erosions should be evaluated in both longitudinal and short axis".

To read the full article, please visit


Find a Physician

Conditions & Treatments

graphic: adult outline graphic: child outline
Select A Body Part
Conditions: Adult head Conditions: Adult spine Conditions: Adult shoulder Conditions: Adult elbow Conditions: Adult hand Conditions: Adult hip Conditions: Adult knee Conditions: Adult ankle Conditions: Adult head Conditions: Adult full body Conditions: Child spine Conditions: Child elbow Conditions: Child hip Conditions: Child hand Conditions: Child knee Conditions: Child ankle Conditions: Child full body

Complete Listing »

Media Contacts

Tracy Hickenbottom
Monique Irons
Sherry Randolph


Social Media Contacts

Andrew Worob
Otis Gamboa