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MRI in Radiation Therapy - Content overview
This provides an overview of all content on NetForum that is related to the use of MRI in Radiation Therapy. It includes best practices, case studies, ExamCards, white papers and publications.
MRIClinical News
By: MRI NetForum Team
On: Oct 05, 2018
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Views: 539
Ingenia - Content overview
Ingenia 3.0T and 1.5T are based on the revolutionary dStream architecture, which digitizes the MR signal at the patient.
This is an overview of all NetForum content related to Ingenia with dStream.
MRIClinical News
By: MRI NetForum Team
On: Aug 01, 2016
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Views: 21621
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: 7907
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: 2459
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:
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Views: 1743
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: 2221
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: 5792
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
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Views: 2232
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:
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Views: 2258
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: 2086
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:
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Views: 4606
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:
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Views: 3725
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:
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Views: 1798
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: 1728
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: 1763
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:
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Views: 3031
Acquisition in less than 8 minutes for five most common MRI exams
UMC Utrecht developed fast Ingenia 1.5T ExamCards for the five most common exams, each requiring less than 8 minutes scan time. This is a scan time reduction of over 50% compared to their standard protocols, and still satisfies the image quality criteria defined by the ACR Clinical Image Quality Guide.
MRIBest Practice
By: Leiner, Tim, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Jan 07, 2014
Rating:
(2)
Views: 7214
MR Enterography for evaluation of bowel wall and extra-enteric findings
The University of Michigan uses MRI to evaluate the bowel wall and surrounding tissues in Crohn’s disease.
MRIBest Practice
By: Al-Hawary, Mahmoud, M.D.
On: Dec 17, 2013
Rating:
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Views: 1026
MR neurography allows clear visualization of peripheral nerves
Shandong Medical Imaging Research Institute has been exploring use of DWIBS for MR neurography (MRN) in extremities. MRN has become an adjunct to ultrasound or electromyography in diagnosing peripheral nerve problems.
MRIBest Practice
By: Wang, Guangbin, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Feb 12, 2015
Rating:
(2)
Views: 1970
In-bore solutions: patients love it, departments thrive
A multicenter study by hospitals in Denmark and Japan shows that the use of In-bore solution helps 84% of patients have a calmer MRI experience. Another Herlev study reports less rescans. At one center in Germany, the number of patients that needed sedation was reduced by 80%.
MRIBest Practice
By: Masuda, Yoshitada, RT, PhD
On: Apr 03, 2018
Rating:
(1)
Views: 354
Blood-pool contrast agents help increase contrast and resolution of MRA
Dr. Maki, University of Washington Medical Center and Puget Sound VA Health Care Service, is using MRA with a blood pool agent to look for atherosclerotic occlusive disease.
MRIBest Practice
By: Maki, Jeffrey, M.D., Ph.D.
On: Nov 10, 2011
Rating:
(2)
Views: 1311
MRI of fetal heart and vessels using balanced sequences
Dr. Saleem describes fetal cardiovascular imaging with Balanced FFE and Balanced TFE techniques. Example images are included.
MRIBest Practice
By: Saleem, Sahar, Prof., MBBCh, MSc, MD
On: Mar 13, 2008
Rating:
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Views: 4750
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