In-depth

Tests and diagnosis

Bone scan

Bone scans can help detect bone disorders and hidden fractures.

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Treatments and drugs

Cast care tips

A child's cast plays an important role in helping his or her broken bones to heal. Understand cast care basics.

Fractures (broken bones)

How to administer first aid for a fracture (broken bone).

Apr. 21, 2011