a welcome change from the many highly technical MRI texts on the market. It provides a solid foundation of MR technology and serves well as a study guide or reference text to use in practice. RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY review of prior edition
For optimal knowledge of MR imaging, look no further than this user-friendly guide. Highly-experienced technologists clearly explain everything you need to know -- from the underlying science of magnetic resonance imaging, to image evaluation, interaction with patients, and even facility management.
*Logical, pedagogical organization maximizes comprehension *Crystal clear illustrations demystify even the most technical subjects *Helpful tables quickly organize protocols and parameters Here are just some of the topics covered: *Basic physics *Commonly-used pulse sequences and parameters *Image interpretation *Protocol development strategies *Safety considerations *contrast media New to this edition: *Advanced MR pulse sequences *Updates on coil technology *Angiographic imaging developments *Improvements in contrast media studies *Breast MRI advances Also of interest: Markisz/Aquilia: Technical Magnetic Resonance Imaging Neseth/Williams: Procedures and Documentation for CT and MRI Woodward/Orrison: MRI Optimization: A Hands On Approach