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Microscopy coils provide SNR to resolve smallest anatomy
Users demonstrate that the Philips Microscopy coils provide outstanding SNR and superb in-plane resolution to depict pathological features or subtle degenerative changes.
MRIBest Practice
By: Grainger, Andrew
On: Dec 08, 2004
Rating:
(1)
Views: 2082
RPI (arterial spin labeling) to match arteries to flow territories
Regional Perfusion Imaging (RPI), a variant of the arterial spin labeling (ASL) MR perfusion research technique, is designed for selective mapping of the flow territories of carotid arteries. RPI is developed by Dr. J. Hendrikse (UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands), Dr. X. Golay (NNI, Singapore).
MRIBest Practice
By: Hendrikse, Jeroen, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Sep 13, 2005
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1151
Medical University of Vienna uses MRI for fetal imaging
Dr. Daniela Prayer and Dr. Peter Brugger at Medical University of Vienna are employing MR imaging methods to reveal possible fetal pathology and anatomy and to track fetal development.
MRIBest Practice
By: Prayer, Daniela, M.D.
On: Mar 30, 2007
Rating:
(4)
Views: 7918
Seamless pre-surgical fMRI and DTI at Nebraska Medical Center
Clinicians at The Nebraska Medical Center (Omaha, Nebraska, USA) are seamlessly and efficiently performing functional MRI (fMRI) for pre-surgical brain mapping. Improved linking of the Achieva 3.0T X-series and the Eloquence provides full integration of fMRI and stimulus control.
MRIBest Practice
By: White, Matthew, M.D.
On: Oct 29, 2008
Rating:
(2)
Views: 2466
SmartExam-aided functional MRI at University of Bonn
The accuracy of functional localizer tasks in individuals undergoing functional MRI (fMRI) studies depends upon a number of methodological issues. Using a SmartExam-aided slice orientation approach on the Achieva 3.0T allowed the Bonn group to automate, standardize and accelerate its fMRI protocols.
MRIBest Practice
By: Boecker, Henning, Prof. Dr.
On: May 07, 2009
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1750
Achieva 3.0T TX overcomes high field challenges
MR imaging at 3T has always been subject to challenges such as dielectric shading and local SAR limiting speed. Now, the Achieva 3.0T TX scanner has fundamentally addressed those challenges by using multiple RF sources. The first Achieva 3.0T TX was installed at University of Bonn.
MRIBest Practice
By: Willinek, Winfried, M.D.
On: Oct 08, 2009
Rating:
(2)
Views: 2228
Orthopedic MRI protocols for Panorama HFO at DMI
This downloadable brochure includes protocol descriptions for the Panorama HFO release 2.6 scan protocols optimized by Dr. Feller, Desert Medical Imaging, Palm Springs, CA, USA. These orthopedic imaging protocols are set up to obtain a comprehensive joint examination in 25 minutes using dedicated orthopedic coils.
MRIBest Practice
By: van Meel, Marius
On: Jan 05, 2010
Rating:
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Views: 5801
32-channel coil boosts 3.0T neuro imaging at Kennedy Krieger
Kennedy Krieger Institute sees significantly better fMRI, DTI, spectroscopic imaging with the 32-channel SENSE Head coil on the Achieva 3.0T X-series. Because the 32-channel coil provides increased SNR, clinicians can either scan faster or get higher spatial resolution or temporal resolution, depending on the particular study.
MRIBest Practice
By: Barker, Peter, Prof., D.Phil.
On: Oct 22, 2010
Rating:
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Views: 2239
Leuven research is fine-tuning 3.0T DWIBS for whole body staging
Dr. Vandecaveye has been assessing the value of 3.0T DWIBS in staging of suspicious lesions according to the TNM method in a single scan. Working with an Achieva 3.0T TX with MultiTransmit technology, the Leuven team is achieving very promising results.
MRIBest Practice
By: Vandecaveye, Vincent, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Sep 08, 2010
Rating:
(1)
Views: 2265
MultiTransmit helps expand the role of MRI in MSK oncology at Leuven
At Leuven University Hospital the upgrade to Achieva 3.0T TX performance has led to a big expansion in the role of MRI in MSK oncology. The department now performs all whole body scans and almost all regional scans for bone and soft tissue lesions on its Achieva 3.0T TX.
MRIBest Practice
By: Pans, Steven, Dr., M.D.
On: Jun 10, 2011
Rating:
(1)
Views: 2093
Ingenia whole body capabilities an advantage in oncology imaging
The world’s first Ingenia 1.5T MR system is now installed at University Medical Center (Utrecht, The Netherlands). Clinicians at UMC Utrecht immediately recognized the benefits of dStream digital broadband and a wide-bore system for breakthrough clinical performance.
MRIBest Practice
By: Takahara, Taro, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Nov 28, 2010
Rating:
(2)
Views: 4617
WellStar Health System uses multiple scanners for breast MRI
Breast MR and MR-guided biopsy are daily practice at WellStar Health System using 3.0T, 1.5T and High Field Open Philips MR Scanners.
MRIBest Practice
By: Ruplin, Barbara, R.T.
On: Mar 20, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 3732
Fiber tracking in the fetal brain
Collaborating with obstetricians all over Austria, The Medical University of Vienna (Austria) has gained in both referrals and expertise, and now routinely performs fetal MR exams.
MRIBest Practice
By: Kasprian, Gregor, Dr., M.D.
On: Jan 25, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1806
16-channel coil allows high-resolution knee imaging for more patients
Dr Walser, Radiology Center, Speyer, Germany, reports on his experiences with the 16-channel SENSE Knee coil on Achieva 1.5T. The coil provides high image quality, fits large knees and offers easier positioning.
MRIBest Practice
By: Walser, René, M.D.
On: Oct 18, 2011
Rating:
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Views: 1736
Ingenia 1.5T provides impressive workflow benefits at Nemoscan
Dr. Jean-Marc Teissier from Nimes, France, has been working with an Ingenia 1.5T and considers that the number of patients that can be examined with this MRI is high. In addition to that, he says that the quality of the obtained images is very good.
MRIBest Practice
By: Teissier, Jean-Marc, M.D.
On: Apr 17, 2012
Rating:
(2)
Views: 1773
Providing quality imaging even for larger patients
Learn how iDose⁴ helped Charleston Area Medical Center provide quality patient care across multiple locations and care for patient populations that include large patients with a BMI>35.
CTBest Practice
By: Philips CT Clinical Science
On: Apr 30, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1357
Building enhanced care
Learn how the Philips Ingenuity CT scanner with iDose⁴ reconstruction technique provides low dose and high image quality at Ventura County Medical Center (VCMC).
CTBest Practice
By: Philips CT Clinical Science
On: Apr 30, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1499
High-speed, low dose CT enhances care
Learn how the iCT with iDose⁴ reconstruction is helping the Trinity Regional Medical Center bring high-speed, low-dose scanning to the region to enhance patient care through improved CT exams, including CTA.
CTBest Practice
By: Philips CT Clinical Science
On: May 07, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1474
Improved dose management
Learn how Philips Brilliance CT 64-channel system with iDose⁴ helps improve image quality at a low radiation dose and provides reliable performance at Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers.
CTBest Practice
By: Philips CT Clinical Science
On: May 14, 2012
Rating:
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Views: 1370
Herlev radiation oncology team explains what MRI can bring
The radiotherapy unit at Herlev University Hospital investigates use of MRI for radiotherapy treatment planning. The open Panorama HFO MR system offers the space needed.
MRIBest Practice
On: Nov 22, 2012
Rating:
(1)
Views: 3038
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