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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
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
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 fast and easy acute brain imaging on Ingenia system
The Ingenia MR scanner is designed for image clarity and simplified, fast workflow – just what is needed in acute brain exams. When patients can’t lie still for long and results are urgently needed, patient comfort should be optimized, scans should be fast and robust, and image quality needs to be consistent.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Nijenhuis, Marco
On: Nov 28, 2010
Rating:
(4)
Views: 4980
Tips for quick and easy whole body scanning with Ingenia
Philips’ digital broadband MR system Ingenia facilitates outstanding whole body imaging with outstanding homogeneity on a 70 cm bore. These tips show how to use the dStream architecture and coils to obtain high image quality, faster scanning and improved workflow.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Stout, Jeroen
On: Nov 28, 2010
Rating:
(1)
Views: 7295
Scanner workflow for coronary CTA with DoseRight Cardiac
This application tip provides a PDF document with useful tips to help optimize coronary CTA examinations with DoseRight Cardiac on the Brilliance 64-channel system.
CTApplication Tip
By: Philips CT Applications
On: Nov 08, 2010
Rating:
(0)
Views: 4638
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
Multislice mathematical formulas
This application tip provides you with several useful multislice mathematical formulas.
CTApplication Tip
By: Philips CT Clinical Education
On: Jun 01, 2010
Rating:
(1)
Views: 1765
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
Automated music with Achieva systems
At the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), music for patients has been automated on the Achieva MR system and is automatically turned on when the system is booted up in the morning.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Gonzalez, Gabriel, Mr., R.T.
On: Feb 26, 2010
Rating:
(1)
Views: 2818
ECG electrode placement for the iCT scanner
This application tip provides you with ECG electrode placement tips for the iCT scanner when performing a cardiac study, including instructions on skin preparation, lead placement and verifying the ECG signal on the gantry.
CTApplication Tip
By: Smith, Dava
On: Dec 31, 2009
Rating:
(0)
Views: 2287
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: 9899
Tips for working with the SENSE Head Spine coil
The SENSE Head Spine coil for Achieva 3.0T and 1.5T systems of release 2.1.3 or higher enables optimized neuro and spine imaging. Full coverage from head to sacrum can be performed without patient repositioning, including axial scanning on all levels.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Battum, Marjolijn
On: Oct 15, 2009
Rating:
(5)
Views: 8260
Performing biopsies with the Elite Breast Clinical Solution
This application tip presents the workflow for performing biopsies using the Elite Breast Clinical Solution. Biopsies are performed using the MammoTrak 7ch coil with unilateral or bilateral breast immobilization. Needle placement can be done with lateral, medial, or cranial access using either a biopsy grid or a pillar device.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Rijckaert, Yvonne
On: Oct 01, 2009
Rating:
(2)
Views: 4626
Use of arm infusion support for easy contrast injection
If the need for contrast administration becomes clear during the exam, the patient is moved out of the magnet for the contrast injection after which the examination will continue. The arm infusion support device is designed to make this procedure more convenient for both the operator and the patient.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Nijenhuis, Marco
On: Sep 24, 2009
Rating:
(0)
Views: 2351
Optimization of fat suppression in the head and neck area
This contribution provides application tips for optimizing fat suppression in the head and neck area.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van Loon, Lars, R.T.
On: Aug 06, 2009
Rating:
(12)
Views: 8065
Imaging brain/carotids of very large patient
If a patient is too wide to fit in the bore for brain MRI in the conventional way, a solution may be to place the patient's arms above the head and use the SENSE Flex L coil.
MRIApplication Tip
By: Macauley, Robert, MBA, ARRT. R,QM,CT,MR
On: Jul 09, 2009
Rating:
(2)
Views: 9082
Transferring an ExamCard from MR console to USB device
Instructions for transferring an ExamCard from the MR console to a USB device, for instance to reuse the ExamCard on another MR scanner.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van den Heuvel, Martina
On: May 13, 2009
Rating:
(0)
Views: 2493
Transferring an ExamCard from USB device to MR console
Instructions for transferring an ExamCard from USB device to MR console, for instance to reuse an ExamCard from another MR scanner.
MRIApplication Tip
By: van den Heuvel, Martina
On: May 13, 2009
Rating:
(0)
Views: 1684
ACS Automatic DoseRight
This application provides a PDF version of a clinical guide describes how to set up Automatic DoseRight ACS and explains its functionality.
CTApplication Tip
By: Philips CT Applications
On: Jan 21, 2009
Rating:
(0)
Views: 3820
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