Diagnostic Use of Infrared Thermography in a Patient With Chronic Pain Following Electrocution: a Case Report

Survival after severe electrocution is uncommon but chronic pain after such trauma is rare. We present a case report of an individual in whom the only modality providing objective evidence of pain related injury was infrared thermography. Case presentation A 35-year-old Caucasian woman presented to the Calgary Health Region Chronic Pain Centre with severe pain […]

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What Dad’s Weight Means for Daughter’s Health

Researchers have long thought there is a link between a woman’s weight when she becomes pregnant and the health of her child. Now, they are beginning to look at dads. Researchers at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center conducted a study in mice and found that if a father is obese at the time of conception, […]

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Thermography in Pain Management

The four most commonly used devices to measure heat emanating from body surfaces are: electrical thermistors contact thermography video-thermography infrared “beam” thermography. Video-thermographs produce highly accurate television like pictures of heat patterns in which different temperatures are shown as different colors in a spectrum with reds usually being warmer and blues being cooler. Most video […]

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Tri-It-Now: The Ladies’ Choice Event

Join Dr. Tom Roselle, the Roselle Center for Healing and the Thermography Center of Fairfax for this exciting Ladies Triathlon event on May 11 at 7:15am. Location:  The Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center in  Manassas, VA 20110 For more information on the event, click here.          

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Integrative and Complementary Therapies

Many people use complementary therapies during or after their breast cancer care, or for other health reasons. They offer people the chance to try therapies outside standard medical care and include things like acupuncture, herbs and prayer. When complementary therapies are combined with standard medical care, they are often called integrative therapies. Integrative and complementary […]

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