Magnetic resonance imaging

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Abstract

This chapter will consider:
• MRI screening
• Static magnetic field and the missile effect
• Gradients, noise and ear protection
• Radiofrequency and heating
• Claustrophobia/anxiety in clinical MRI
• Unconscious patients, sedation and general
anaesthesia
• Pregnancy and MRI
• Medical emergencies in clinical MRI
• Cryogens
• MRI training and education
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPatient centered care in medical imaging and radiotherapy
EditorsAarthi Ramlaul, Martin Vosper
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherElsevier
Pages197-204
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9780702046131
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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    Hewis, J. (2013). Magnetic resonance imaging. In A. Ramlaul, & M. Vosper (Eds.), Patient centered care in medical imaging and radiotherapy (pp. 197-204). Elsevier.