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Magnetic Resonance Imaging Physical Principles and Sequence Design

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ISBN-10: 0471720852

ISBN-13: 9780471720850

Edition: 2nd 2014

Authors: Robert W. Brown, Y. -C. Norman Cheng, E. Mark Haacke, Michael R. Thompson, Ramesh Venkatesan

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This book provides a synoptic introduction to the key fundamental and operational principles of MRI for medical physicists, radiologists,biochemists, and students. It addresses basic NMR principles, basic imaging concepts, Fourier transform concepts and fundamental applications such as chemical shift imaging, rf pulse design, fast imaging, motion and flow, MR angiography, diffusion, sequence design, and coil concepts.
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Book details

List price: $213.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 6/20/2014
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 976
Size: 8.90" wide x 11.30" long x 1.82" tall
Weight: 5.896
Language: English

Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Preview
Classical of a Single Nucleus to a Magnetic Field
Rotating Reference Frames and Resonance
Magnetization, Relaxation and the Bloch Equation
The Quantum Mechanical Basis of Precession and Excitation
The Quantum Mechanical Basis of Thermal Equilibrium and Longitudinal Relaxation
Signal Detection Concepts
Introductory Signal Acquisition Methods: Free Induction Decay, Spin Echoes, Inversion Recovery and Spectroscopy
One-Dimensional Fourier Imaging, k-Space and Gradient Echoes
Multi-Dimensional Fourier Imaging and Slice Excitation
The Continuous and Discrete Fourier Transforms
Sampling and Aliasing in Image Reconstruction
Filtering and Resolution in Fourier Transform Image Reconstruction
Projection Reconstruction of Images
Signal, Contrast and Noise
A Closer Look at Radiofrequency Pulses
Water/Fat Separation Techniques
Fast Imaging in the Steady State
Segmented k-Space and Echo Planar Imaging
Magnetic Field Inhomogeneity Effects and T_2* Dephasing
Random Walks, Relaxation and Diffusion
Spin Density, T_1 and T_2 Quantification Methods in MR Imaging
Motion Artifacts and Flow Compensation
MR Angiography and Flow Quantification
Magnetic Properties of Tissues: Theory and Measurement
Sequence Design, Artifacts and Nomenclature
Introduction to MRI Coils and Magnets