Making Images / Making Bodies : Visibilizing and Disciplining through Magnetic Resonance Imaging ( MRI )

@inproceedings{Prasad2005MakingI,
  title={Making Images / Making Bodies : Visibilizing and Disciplining through Magnetic Resonance Imaging ( MRI )},
  author={Amit Prasad},
  year={2005}
}
This article analyzes how the medical gaze made possible by MRI operates in radiological laboratories. It argues that although computer-assisted medical imaging technologies such as MRI shift radiological analysis to the realm of cyborg visuality, radiological analysis continues to depend on visualization produced by other technologies and diagnostic inputs. In the radiological laboratory, MRI is used to produce diverse sets of images of the internal parts of the body to zero in and visually… CONTINUE READING
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