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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: 88383
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:
(12)
Views: 40327
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: 25634
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: 24541
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: 23645
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: 18587
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: 16938
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:
(0)
Views: 15992
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: 14378
Strategies for faster scanning in orthopedics
Strategies are described to speed up orthopedic imaging by decreasing the number of k-space lines actually measured in order to reduce scan time.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Bull, Andrew
On: Jan 25, 2005
Rating:
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Views: 13558
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:
(6)
Views: 11592
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:
(1)
Views: 11312
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:
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Views: 11210
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: 11159
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:
(12)
Views: 10795
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:
(10)
Views: 10701
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: 10423
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: 10400
Experiences in orthopedic MRI at 3.0T
Orthopedic imaging at 3.0T presents a new and exciting opportunity to supplement and advance cartilage and joint imaging over a wide range of sports injuries.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Shnier, Ron, M.D.
On: Nov 12, 2004
Rating:
(1)
Views: 9488
Application tips for prostate imaging - update
This application tip document updates information originally provided in Application tips for prostate imaging, adding the dual coil option, 16-channel SENSE XL Torso and 32-channel SENSE Torso/Cardiac coils. Additonally, it provides workflow for coil and patient positioning.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Penatzer, John, B.S.RT (R)(MR)
On: Oct 29, 2009
Rating:
(4)
Views: 9317
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