Body Piercings and MRI Safety

Body Piercings and MRI Safety

Many have asked MRI Optimize about body piercings and MRI safety. If the patient cannot or will not remove their body piercing, but the MRI scan has to happen

Cleaning the MRI

Cleaning the MRI scanner and equipment is an important task that has come to light in recent years, and should be done between patients in magnetic resonance imaging exam rooms.  This could be accomplished when all staff are informed on objectives, based on a MRI...

MRI closer to coronary artery diagnosis

One of the keys to determining the value of coronary artery imaging in MRI, is the possibility of calculating the amount of atherosclerotic placque inside the small arteries that feed the heart muscle.

NMR Beginning

Two pioneering researchers in the 1940’s, one at each end of the United States, were doing research on different chemical elements and how those chemical frequencies had a signal that registered in measurement pertaining to each chemical component.

MRA Carotid Flow Quantification

MRA Carotid Flow Quantification is a technique in which MRI scanners use a specific sequence to help determine if the blood flow is going in the correct direction.