My aim is to provide world class MRI physics and safety education and training, medical imaging physics and radiation safety consultancy.
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NEW: Signal, contrast and CNR calculator for spin echo now as an app- Signal, contrast & CNR calculator SE app
NEW: MRI safety sheets from British Institute of Radiology and associated blog: Myths and maths 1.
SAR and B1+rms, magnetic force, and SE contrast calculators now work on IOS devices- https://drdonaldmcrobbie.com/category/tools-and-calculators/
New textbook Essentials of MRI Safety available now as paperback and eBook/Kindle.
Visit the publisher’s page.
In recent years MRI safety has received increased media attention with growing public concern. From controversies over the use and side-effects of gadolinium to projectile accidents, a serious adverse MRI event always makes news. It doesn’t have to. It is possible to practice completely without incident, as long as you understand the essence of MRI safety.
Read excerpts here:
Systems and safety: MR hardware and fields: chapter 1 (entire)
Reducing acoustic noise in MRI from chapter 6: Acoustic noise
Are cochlear implants MR conditional? from chapter 10: Active implants
MRI Safety Standards and guidance from chapter 14: Organisation and management
New course dates for 2021
MR Essential Physics – virtual
20-21 November 2021. Australia-New Zealand online course.
MR Essential Safety: next steps- virtual
Australia-New Zealand online course. New dates to follow.
MRI: the inside story. Intermediate course, online.
13-15 September 2021. London UK, online
London UK, online. 2022 dates to follow.