Dr. Carrino’s research focuses on musculoskeletal diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, medical informatics, and health services research. Recent research focuses primarily on the effectiveness and consideration of using magnetic resonance neurography for treating musculoskeletal pain.
Dr. Carrino has written numerous scientific and review papers on musculoskeletal imaging, image-guided intervention, and informatics.
Thawait GK, Chhabra A, Carrino JA, Eng J. “Magnetic resonance neurography research: evaluation of its effectiveness.” Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):257-61. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.030. Epub 2013 May 30.
Fritz J, Chhabra A, Wang KC, Carrino JA. “Magnetic resonance neurography-guided nerve blocks for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome.” Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):211-34. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.028. Epub 2013 Aug 1.
Chhabra A, Flammang A, Padua A Jr, Carrino JA, Andreisek G. “Magnetic resonance neurography: technical considerations.” Neuroimaging Clin N Am. 2014 Feb;24(1):67-78. doi: 10.1016/j.nic.2013.03.032. Epub 2013 May 30.
Mugera C, Suh KJ, Huisman TA, Weber K, Belzberg AJ, Carrino JA, Chhabra A. “ Sclerotic lesions of the spine: MRI assessment.” J Magn Reson Imaging. 2013 Oct 2. doi: 10.1002/jmri.24247. [Epub ahead of print]
Menga EN, Kebaish KM, Jain A, Carrino JA, Sponseller PD. “Clinical Results and Functional Outcomes after Direct Intralaminar Screw Repair of Spondylolysis.” Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print]