Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  title={Magnetic Resonance Imaging},
  author={Charles L. Epstein and Felix W. Wehrli},
Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is a subtle quantum mechanical phenomenon that, through magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), has played a major role in the revolution in medical imaging over the last 30 years. Before being conceived for use in imaging, NMR was employed by chemists to do spectroscopy, and remains a very important technique for determining the… CONTINUE READING