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The wide range of related subjects covered, including basic Magnetic Resonance Imaging theory, practical applications and hands on experience, gives you a broad understanding of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
You will be in the advantageous position of learning in an environment that was pivotal in the early development of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and continues to contribute to its development.
The lecturers will be academics who are leading researchers, to ensure the course content is rooted in today’s best practice and science.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Basic physics of NMR, relaxation phenomena, relaxation time measurement, contrast manipulation.
Advanced MRI methods including fast imaging, chemical shift imaging, diffusion imaging, functional MRI.
Flow imaging, MR angiography, cardiac gated imaging.
Hardware for MRI. Radiofrequency coils, surface coils.
Quality control, safety, installation, use of an MR imager in the clinical environment.
In vivo NMR spectroscopy.
Advanced MRI techniques.
Restricted to students taking one of the two BMP PgT programmes.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1 one-hour written examination (66.67%); continuous assessment (33.33%).
There are no assessments for this course.