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Vascular Imaging by Magnetic Resonance

  • F. L. M. A. H. de Laat
Conference paper

Abstract

Vascular imaging is indispensable to medical care. Conventional methods use either X-rays and contrast agents (TLA or DSA) or Doppler ultrasonography. The first method is invasive, involves radiation, and requires a short hospitalization period. As such, it is a patient-unfriendly method, but the conventional projective angiograms provide good spatial resolution. The second method is fast, simple, and provides us with vessel images as well as with blood-velocity data.

Keywords

Common Carotid Artery Basilar Artery Vessel Image Flow Sensitivity Trigger Delay 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

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  • F. L. M. A. H. de Laat

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