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An MRI podcast featuring expert faculty discussing the most recent developments in the MRI medical field. Podcast formats include, but are not limited to: expert clinical discussions and frequently asked questions. Many MR iCast Podcasts are available for CE Credit! To claim your Category A CE credit, please visit https://mricast.com/podcast-ce-courses

An MRI podcast featuring expert faculty discussing the most recent developments in the MRI medical field. Podcast formats include, but are not limited to: expert clinical discussions and frequently asked questions. Many MR iCast Podcasts are available for CE Credit! To claim your Category A CE credit, please visit https://mricast.com/podcast-ce-courses

Location:

United States

Description:

An MRI podcast featuring expert faculty discussing the most recent developments in the MRI medical field. Podcast formats include, but are not limited to: expert clinical discussions and frequently asked questions. Many MR iCast Podcasts are available for CE Credit! To claim your Category A CE credit, please visit https://mricast.com/podcast-ce-courses

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 8: Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents (GBCAs) Use in Pediatric MRI

1/16/2021
In this episode, Howard, Kristan and Bill discuss the use of GBCAs in pediatric neuro MR imaging. This MRiCast episode is sponsored by Bracco Diagnostics, Inc. through an unrestricted educational grant.

Duration:00:38:07

Episode 7: Patient Screening and Preparation

1/15/2021
In this episode, Kristan, Bill, and Howard discuss the specific procedural lessons for patient screening and preparation. ACR MR Safety Manual ACR MR Safety Screening Form Other MR Safety Screening Forms Recommended responsibilities for management of MR safety

Duration:00:47:54

Episode 6: The Unknown and MR Safety

4/12/2020
In this episode, Kristan, Bill, and Howard discuss scanning patients with unknown or unlabeled items. Educational Grant Sponsor This MRiCast episode is sponsored by Kopp Development through an unrestricted educational grant.

Duration:00:58:54

Episode 5: Understanding SAR, dB/dT, and other Safety Metrics

4/12/2020
Guest Dr. Karl Vigen discusses managing patient warming and heating in implants and devices as it relates to the radio frequency field. Specific topics include Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), Specific Energy Dose (SED) and B1+rms.

Duration:00:43:38

Episode 4: Pediatric MRI

3/27/2020
Bill Faulkner, Kristan Harrington and Dr. Howard Rowley discuss challenges and solutions regarding performing MRI on pediatric patients. Major topics include sedation, general anesthesia, motion reduction techniques and contrast media use.

Duration:00:43:33

Episode 3: MRI in Patients with ICEDs

3/10/2020
Vera Kimbrell joins Bill Faulkner and Dr. Howard Rowley to discuss performing MRI exams on patients with un-tested / un-labeled implanted cardiac electronic devices (ICEDs). Topics include procedures related to MR precautions, procedures, scheduling considerations, patient monitoring and appropriate support personnel.

Duration:00:39:50

Episode 2: Abbreviated Breast Protocol in MRI

2/28/2020
In this episode of MR iCast we cover current uses of MRI of the breast in women. In particular, the panelists discuss technical advances in breast MRI, its use in women who are at intermediate risk for breast cancer and especially those with dense breast. Of note is a recent article referenced throughout the MRiCast:...

Duration:00:38:22

Episode 1: Fast Stroke MR Protocols

2/4/2020
Dr. Howard Rowley, Bill Faulkner and Kristan Harrington discuss MR imaging in patients presenting with stroke symptoms. The topics include statistics on the types of strokes and certain pathologies and conditions that can mimic stroke symptoms in patients. They also discuss the importance and clinical utility of various pulse sequences in patients with stroke symptoms.

Duration:00:31:30