Musculoskeletal MR imaging at 3 T.

  title={Musculoskeletal MR imaging at 3 T.},
  author={James S. Meyer and Diego M. Jaramillo},
  journal={Magnetic resonance imaging clinics of North America},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={533-45, vi}
MR imaging plays a major role in the assessment of pediatric musculoskeletal disease. Compared with 1.5 T MR imaging, 3 T magnets provide images with an increased signal-to-noise ratio, which is particularly helpful when assessing small body parts and structures in children. This article discusses the advantages and challenges associated with… CONTINUE READING