By Tommaso Scarabino, Saverio Pollice, Teresa Popolizio
This richly illustrated e-book summarizes the state-of-the-art in mind MRI with the 3-Tesla high-field scanner. the purpose is to elucidate the varied merits of utilizing a 3-T excessive magnetic box MR scanner, particularly when it comes to sensitivity and specificity. the 1st part describes recommendations for normal MR exam of the mind. complete descriptions are then supplied of complex protocols similar to MR angiography, diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI), perfusion-weighted imaging (PWI), MR spectroscopy, MR tractography, and useful imaging. ameliorations in diagnostic gains whilst acting those examinations at three T and at 1.5 T are highlighted. furthermore, issues of safety when it comes to the deploy and use of a high-field scanner are mentioned. the second one part then describes and illustrates intimately all of the major scientific functions of 3-T MRI within the human mind: trauma, stroke, white subject illness, Parkinson’s ailment, Alzheimer’s ailment, mind tumors, inflammatory illness, psychiatric problems, and so forth. a last bankruptcy is devoted to the overview of 7-T MRI inside either study and strength scientific settings. The publication could be a necessary instrument for common radiologists, neuroradiologists, trainees, and technicians.