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How is a CT scan different from MRI?

With the advancement in technology, modern medicine has advanced beyond x-rays. The most widely used tests besides x-rays are Computed Tomography (CT) scan and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). 257 more words

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Safety Zones? What Safety Zones?

We all probably know the 2001 horrifying story of the 6-year-old in New York who was killed when a nurse brought an oxygen tank into the MRI suite and the magnet pulled it into the bore by way of the child’s skull.  754 more words


MRI Contrast Agents: From Molecules to Particles

This book describes the multiple aspects of (i) preparation of the magnetic core, (ii) the stabilization with different coatings, (iii) the physico-chemical characterization and (iv) the vectorization to obtain specific nanosystems. 489 more words


Imaging of pediatric stroke

Mackay MT, et al. Brain attacks and stroke in children. J Paediatr Child Health. 2016 Feb;52(2):158-63.

Emergency physicians are often the first point of contact in children presenting with acute neurological disorders. 1,075 more words


Neuromarketing: Art of deciphering the customer’s buy button

The human and his world is complex and uncertain. In this vagueness, understanding the most basic roots of human emotion is vital to comprehend a consumer’s’ purchasing behavior. 788 more words

Industry Speaks

Access to MRIs improving in province: Saskatchewan government

The Saskatchewan government says more people in the province are benefiting from MRIs since private-pay magnetic resonance imaging services started in February, and at no cost to the public health system. 284 more words


Practical Small Animal MRI

I purchased the book for my boyfriend as a gift. He’s an MRI tech/Vet tech for a veterinary neurology practice. He really enjoys the book and says that it is exactly what he needed. 612 more words