Engineering and Physical Sciences in Medicine, Adelaide, 28 October 2018 I was delighted to convene this pre- conference workshop at the Royal Adelaide Hospital on behalf of the Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine. A full capacity audience heard presentations from leading local MR professionals- all with the focus of encouraging collaboration … More MR Physics Workshop
First choose the tissues you are interested in. Alternatively T1 and T2 values can be entered as “free”.Then select your scanning TR and TE (for spin echo).The graph shows the signal intensity (max = 1) for both tissues, the contrast and the relative contrast to noise ratio (CNR). The relative grey scale for the two … More MR signal and contrast calculator (SE)
MR safety matters The subject of MRI safety continues to grow apace, with technical advances of the equipment and a proliferation of passive and active implants appearing on the market. Eden Learning’s MR Safety First course has grown to meet the needs of healthcare professionals working in MRI. This comprehensive course spans two days covering … More MR Safety First: 2 day UK-based course
Since posting this a new official national MRSE course and certification scheme has been developed in Australia and New Zealand. Read about it here. On 12th May 2018, the American Board of MR Safety (ABMRS) exam for certification as MR Safety Officer (MRSO), MR Medical Director (MRMD) or MR Safety Expert (MRSE) is being offered … More Opinion. The MRSO/MRSE exam: what does it mean?