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How Does MRI Work? [electronic resource] : An Introduction to the Physics and Function of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9783540300670Publication details: Dordrecht : Springer, 2008.Edition: 2nd edISBN:
  • 9783540378457
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: How Does MRI Work? : An Introduction to the Physics and Function of Magnetic Resonance ImagingDDC classification:
  • 538.36
LOC classification:
  • QC762.6 .M34.W4513 2006
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Contents:
CONTENTS; 1 Spin and the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Phenomenon; 2 Relaxation; 3 Image Contrast; 4 Slice Selection and Spatial Encoding; 5 Factors Affecting the Signal-to-Noise Ratio; 6 The MR Scanner; 7 Basic Pulse Sequences; 8 Fast Pulse Sequences; 9 Fat Suppression Techniques; 10 Parallel Imaging; 11 Cardiovascular Imaging; 12 MR Contrast Agents; 13 MR Artifacts; 14 High-Field Clinical MR Imaging; 15 Bioeffects and Safety; Glossary; Subject Index
Summary: Introduces the physics and function of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. This book presents the important aspects of MRI, placing emphasis on information including the trends and developments that are relevant for MRI in clinical settings. It is aimed at readers looking for an introduction to this imaging modality at the beginning of their MRI training.
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CONTENTS; 1 Spin and the Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Phenomenon; 2 Relaxation; 3 Image Contrast; 4 Slice Selection and Spatial Encoding; 5 Factors Affecting the Signal-to-Noise Ratio; 6 The MR Scanner; 7 Basic Pulse Sequences; 8 Fast Pulse Sequences; 9 Fat Suppression Techniques; 10 Parallel Imaging; 11 Cardiovascular Imaging; 12 MR Contrast Agents; 13 MR Artifacts; 14 High-Field Clinical MR Imaging; 15 Bioeffects and Safety; Glossary; Subject Index

Introduces the physics and function of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. This book presents the important aspects of MRI, placing emphasis on information including the trends and developments that are relevant for MRI in clinical settings. It is aimed at readers looking for an introduction to this imaging modality at the beginning of their MRI training.