Measuring local RF heating in MRI: Simulating perfusion in a perfusionless phantom


Akca I. B. , Ferhanoglu O. , YEUNG C. J. , GUNEY S., TASCI T. O. , ATALAR E.

JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING, vol.26, no.5, pp.1228-1235, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jmri.21161
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.1228-1235

Abstract

Purpose: To overcome conflicting methods of local RF heating measurements by proposing a simple technique for predicting in vivo temperature rise by using a gel phantom experiment.