A sharper image for magnetic resonance

Webb, Jeremy
October 1991
New Scientist;10/12/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1790, p28
Reports on the development and applications of magnetic resonance scanners for fetal imaging. Existing use of ultrasound to view the fetus; Dangers of using x-rays and magnetic resonance imaging for the unborn child; Reliance of the scanner on echo-planar imaging; Mechanisms and procedures for using the scanner; Applications of the machine for imaging the heart, liver and brain.


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