Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Cardiac MRI creates images from the resonance of hydrogen atoms when they are polarized to face in one direction and then hit with an electromagnetic pulse to knock them off axis. The wobbling of the atoms is what is recorded by computers and used to reconstruct the images. Cardiac MR allows very detailed visualization of the myocardial tissue above the resolution found with cardiac CT. Using different protocol sequences, various contrast type images can be created with MRI to enhance various tissues or to provide physiological data on the function of the heart. This section includes MR analysis software, MRI scanners, gadolinium contrast agents, and related magnetic resonance accessories.

Blog | November 25, 2013
By Dave Fornell, DAIC editor The largest medical imaging show in the world is the annual Radiological Society of North...
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Vantage Titan 3.0T MR

News | November 21, 2013
November 21, 2013 – One of the biggest complaints patients have with MR imaging is the loud acoustic noise. The sound...

Technology developed by Teistler Image allows one-hand operation of a game controller to intuitively slice through any axis on a CT scan of a heart

News | November 20, 2013
November 20, 2013 – Video game technology is being applied to imaging by German researchers, who will be presenting...
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GOPView MRI Imaging

News | November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 – Five global MRI manufacturers in the United States, Europe and Asia have selected ContextVision’s ...
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Technology | November 18, 2013
November 18, 2013 — GE Healthcare will introduce new software to help humanize magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with...
Biotronik Inc Idova 7 ICD MRI EP Lab Austria Italy
News | October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 — Biotronik announced the launch of the new Idova 7 series. Idova 7 ICDs (implantable cardioverter-...
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Technology | October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 — MAM-A Inc., a recordable discs supplier, announced its partnership with TEAC Corp. for the sales of...
Diagnosoft CMR MRI System Software RSNA 2013
Technology | October 03, 2013
October 3, 2013 — When echocardiograms prove insufficient for diagnosis, Diagnosoft’s offers a patented and U.S. Food...
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News | October 03, 2013
October 3, 2013 — Fabry disease can be detected using a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique that was...
News | October 01, 2013
October 1, 2013 — Whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may serve as a valuable noninvasive tool for assessing...
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Feature | September 30, 2013 | Dave Fornell
September 30, 2013 — The U.S. Senate passed legislation Sept. 26 to reauthorize, extend and improve operations of the...
GE Healthcare Silent Scan MRI Systems Noiseless Spectrum Health Michigan
Feature | September 24, 2013
September 24, 2013 —GE Healthcare reported that Silent Scan, a revolutionary technology that dramatically quiets...
Toshiba Vantage Titan MRI Systems
Technology | September 23, 2013
Toshiba’s Vantage Titan 3.0T offers true comfort and flexibility with the power of 3.0T. The system is very quiet and...
News | September 10, 2013
September 10, 2013 — In patients with atrial fibrillation, delayed enhancement magnetic resonance imaging (DE-MRI)...
Feature | September 06, 2013
September 6, 2013 -- Reportlinker.com released a new report on the MRI market titled “Advances in Magnetic Resonance...