magnetic resonance imaging

An MRI of a human head. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

Physicians Order Costly, Redundant Neuroimaging for Stroke Patients: UM Study

Neuroimaging for stroke patients may be unnecessarily costly and redundant, contributing to rising costs nationwide for stroke care, according to University of Michigan research.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

Crittenton Hospital Medical Center in Rochester.

Michigan Resonance Imaging Installs Highest Resolution MRI In U.S.

Rochester Hills-based Michigan Resonance Imaging has purchased the newest Siemens Aera1.5T Open Magnetic Resonance Imaging machine and installed it at Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.

02/23/2011

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Spectrum Health Implants State’s First MRI-Safe Pacemaker

The first implantation of an MRI-compatible pacemaker in Michigan was performed Wednesday at Spectrum Health Fred and Lena Meijer Heart Center. The device allows patients with a pacemaker to undergo safe magnetic resonance imaging scans.

02/16/2011

Wayne State Study: Combination Of Routine Tests Predicts Cognitive Decline

The combined results of a genetic blood test and a five-minute functional magnetic resonance imaging test successfully classified more than three-quarters of healthy older adults, many of whom were destined to develop cognitive decline within […]

09/29/2010

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