The statement “MRI is a totally safe imaging modality” is often made by clinicians. However, such statements are only true if certain well thought out guidelines are followed. The major safety considerations in MRI can be divided into the following groups:
- 1.Static magnetic field
Time varying magnetic fields
Use of intravenous gadolinium
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