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Peripheral Nerve Stimulation limits with fast narrow and broad-band pulses.

  title={Peripheral Nerve Stimulation limits with fast narrow and broad-band pulses.},
  author={Daniel Grau-Ru{\'i}z and Juan P. Rigla and E. Pall'as and J. M. Algar'in and Jose M. Borreguero and R. Bosch and G. Comazzi and E. D'iaz-Caballero and Fernando Galve and C. Gramage and J. M. Gonz'alez and Ruben Pellicer and A. R'ios and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Benlloch and Joseba Alonso},
  journal={arXiv: Medical Physics},
Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS) constrains the clinical performance of Magnetic Resonance and Particle Imaging (MRI and MPI) systems. Extensive magneto-stimulation studies have been carried out recently in the field of MPI, where typical operation frequencies range from single to tens of kilo-hertz. PNS literature is scarce for MRI in this regime, where the resonant character of MPI coils prevents studies of broad-band excitation pulses. We have constructed an apparatus for PNS threshold… Expand

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