MRI From A to Z
A Definitive Guide for Medical Professionals
From ‘AB systems’ to ‘Zipper artefact’ – even for the experiencedpractitioner in MRI, the plethora of technical terms and acronyms canbe daunting and bewildering. This concise but comprehensive guideprovides an effective and practical introduction to the full range of this terminology. It will be an invaluable source of reference for allstudents, trainees and medical professionals working with MRI. Morethan 800 terms commonly encountered in MR imaging andspectroscopy are clearly deﬁned, explained and cross-referenced.Illustrations are used to enhance and explain many of the deﬁnitions,and references point the reader to more in-depth coverage. As well asbeing a compendium of terms from A to Z, the volume concludes witha useful collection of appendices, which tabulate many of the key constants, properties and equations of relevance.
Dr Gary Liney
is a respected MR physicist who has worked for many years in the ﬁeld of MR imaging and spectroscopy at both a clinicaland academic level. His work has been published in numerouspeer-reviewed journals and presented at many internationalconferences.