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Metal artifact reduction for MRI of metal prostheses and implants
Special metal artifact reduction sequences (MARS) are developed for imaging patients with metal hip or knee implants. MARS are less sensitive to magnetic field disturbances caused by metal implants.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Meel, Marius
On: Oct 25, 2011
Rating:
(14)
Views: 103412
Tips for body diffusion weighted imaging (DWI)
This document discusses optimizing body DWI protocols to include adjustments of b-value, fat suppression, distortion artifact control, and motion compensation techniques.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Worthington, Paul
On: Oct 05, 2010
Rating:
(13)
Views: 41723
Tips for cardiac triggering in MRI
These application tips on cardiac triggering in MRI apply to systems equipped with a wired or wireless triggering module.
MRIApplication Tip
By: de Kok, Wendy
On: Nov 19, 2018
Rating:
(3)
Views: 29045
Optimizing SPIR and SPAIR fat suppression
Tips for optimizing SPIR and SPAIR fat suppression. The second part is an example in the c-spine.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Visser, Fredy
On: Nov 30, 2004
Rating:
(3)
Views: 27632
CSF flow quantification through aqueduct
This document explains the acquisition and analysis of a quantitative flow measurement through the aqueduct.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Springorum, Rudolf
On: Apr 15, 2005
Rating:
(1)
Views: 25590
Tips for breast imaging
Updated versions of tips and hints for breast imaging.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Rijckaert, Yvonne
On: Aug 24, 2007
Rating:
(3)
Views: 19290
Take advantage of mDIXON TSE in MSK imaging without time penalty
These tips explain how superb fat suppression at routine scan times can be achieved in MSK imaging through patented 2-echo mDIXON TSE. Images with and without fat suppression can be acquired in the same scan.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Meel, Marius
On: Mar 26, 2014
Rating:
(13)
Views: 19218
10 tips for spectroscopy
This document provides general tips and hints for proton spectroscopy examinations in all applications.


Tip 2 is UPDATED: three points planscan for 2DSI
MRIApplication Tip
By: Munnik-van den Brand, Annemarie
On: Nov 15, 2005
Rating:
(1)
Views: 18703
Strategies for faster scanning in orthopedics
When looking for ways to make your musculoskeletal MRI scans fast while maintaining good image quality, you may benefit from several strategies described here. A range of techniques is discussed, including Compressed SENSE, dS SENSE, mDIXON TSE and parameter optimization.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Bull, Andrew
On: Feb 27, 2019
Rating:
(6)
Views: 17833
T2* (T2 star) calculation of the myocardium
This document explains the use of a cardiac triggered black blood dual echo technique to calculate T2* values of the myocardium.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Springorum, Rudolf
On: May 29, 2005
Rating:
(1)
Views: 14998
ACR bandwidth calculator
This application tip explains how to convert Philips water-fat-shift/bandwidth to ACR bandwidth in kHz.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Thomas, Gregory
On: Jun 05, 2013
Rating:
(3)
Views: 13389
Spine imaging of challenging patients using Ingenia
Ingenia makes it easy to scan challenging patients, especially in the clinical area of the spine by using the tilted dS HeadNeckSpine coil solution and fast scanning.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Loon, Lars, R.T.
On: May 15, 2012
Rating:
(4)
Views: 13053
Tips for non-contrast MRA
In the past few years, new developments have spurred the use of non-CE MRA. Philips MR scanners provide two robust sequences for non-contrast MR angiography: TRANCE and B-TRANCE. The tips are based on the most recent insights.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Essen, Marco
On: Dec 01, 2011
Rating:
(14)
Views: 12799
FAQ - Intellispace Portal
This Frequently Asked Questions page provides the answers to the most frequently questions about the Intellispace Portal.
MRICTPET/CTSPECT/CTFAQ
By: Scibelli, Anthony, B.Eng.
On: Apr 13, 2011
Rating:
(2)
Views: 12582
Tips for robust motion correction in liver imaging using MultiVane
MultiVane can be added to multishot TSE liver imaging to reduce motion effects, thus making multishot liver imaging more robust. In MultiVane, data acquisition is performed in “blades” in k-space. These tips intend to help understand and apply MultiVane.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Loon, Lars, R.T.
On: Jan 30, 2014
Rating:
(7)
Views: 12256
Acetabular radial hip imaging
MRI hip scans for assessment of the acetabulum and acetabular labrum are traditionally acquired in the orthogonal planes. This application tip describes how an additional view can be acquired using radially planned slices for an additional anatomical perspective.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Hitt, Dave, B.Sc.
On: Aug 28, 2014
Rating:
(6)
Views: 12045
Optimizing cervical spine imaging: coils and parameters
Tips are provided for optimizing cervical spine imaging.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Rijckaert, Yvonne
On: Nov 24, 2004
Rating:
(2)
Views: 11963
SENSE Flex coils: applications and positioning
This application tip describes the use of the SENSE Flex coils.
Links to other documents are provided at the end of this document.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Teitsma-Zoer, Loretta
On: Nov 25, 2004
Rating:
(1)
Views: 11698
Optimizing pediatric brain imaging
Pediatric brain MRI is a challenging specialty that requires users to adapt to continually shifting imaging requirements, such as patient size (0.5 to 300 Kg), age, anatomical maturation, pathology, condition, widely varying level of consciousness/cooperation.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Pawlak, Michael, B.Sc.
On: Apr 08, 2010
Rating:
(11)
Views: 11504
Tips for (3.0T) spine imaging
Some tips apply to 3.0T spine imaging, other tips are for routine spine imaging in general.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Rijckaert, Yvonne
On: Apr 16, 2005
Rating:
(0)
Views: 10605
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