HDIRS Glossary

HDIRS Glossary


HDIRS Common Terms and Abbreviations

Following is a listing of specific terms that may be useful for HDIRS members, clients, vendors, employees, and stakeholders. Please contact us if you have suggestions for new glossary items.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

A diagnostic imaging modality that produces computerized images of tissue using the nuclear magnetic resonance of protons in the body.

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)

A provincial government ministry focused on the health and well-being of Ontarians.