Retrospective review of rapid pediatric brain MR imaging at an academic institution including practice trends and factors affecting scan times.

@article{Niederhauser2013RetrospectiveRO,
  title={Retrospective review of rapid pediatric brain MR imaging at an academic institution including practice trends and factors affecting scan times.},
  author={Blake D. Niederhauser and Robert J. McDonald and L J Eckel and Gesina F Keating and Eileen M Broomall and Nicolas M Wetjen and Felix E Diehn and Katie Schwartz and Charleen Hunt and Kirk M. Welker and David F. Kallmes},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={34 9},
  pages={1836-40}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In an effort to reduce radiation exposure in children requiring regular follow up for shunted hydrocephalus, our institution implemented a rapid brain MR imaging protocol. The purpose of this study was to review an academic practice experience with pediatric rapid brain MR imaging without patient sedation in the evaluation of hydrocephalus and a limited group of other conditions. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively analyzed limited-sequence, rapid brain MR imaging… CONTINUE READING

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