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Work on scanners and security wins major award for technology firm - Malvern Gazette

Work on scanners and security wins major award for technology firm - Malvern Gazette | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“MALVERN technology company Metrasens has received a top award for its work to improve MRI scanners and contraband detectors.”
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Metal heavy? If you have piercings, tattoos speak up before an MRI ...

Metal heavy? If you have piercings, tattoos speak up before an MRI ... | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“Are they safe?”' says Froelich, who is chair of the American College of Radiology's MRI safety committee. READ MORE: By the numbers – Hospital wait times. In research, scientists like Froelich are using increasingly powerful ...”
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Ferroguard your MRI suite and advance MRI safety - YouTube

“Ferroguard, the world's leading ferromagnetic detection solutions for protecting patients, staff and valuable MRI technology”
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Throwing objects into an MRI machine

“Ever wondered what happens when you put metal objects into an MRI machine?found this via some links on wikipedia. UPDATE: Questions about why we were ...”
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Safety of Implanted Cardiac Devices in an MRI Environment - Springer

Safety of Implanted Cardiac Devices in an MRI Environment - Springer | MRI safety | Scoop.it
Safety of Implanted Cardiac Devices in an MRI Environment: Abstract Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)... http://t.co/SWCB9XRuUx
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MRI safety targeted as new group offers credentialing test - ModernHealthcare.com

MRI safety targeted as new group offers credentialing test - ModernHealthcare.com | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“A new group of experts in magnetic resonance safety have created a credentialing test for technicians and radiologists aimed at reducing adverse events like the so-called missile effect, when the machine's powerful magnetic field sucks an object...”
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MRI Safety for First Responders

“This video discusses the serious dangers associated with MRI. We explain what EMS workers, firefighters, and police officers should do and should not do when ...”
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MRI Safety Demonstration: Big Magnet + Metal - YouTube

http://www.botsford.org/imaging by Nancy Thomas-Bracken, registered technologist at Botsford Imaging Center What happens when metal goes near an MRI? Find ou...”
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Yoga pants prompt warning on MRI safety - AuntMinnie.com

An incident at a hospital in Canada has prompted a warning about the hazards of wearing certain types of yoga pants -- which may contain metal fibers -- during MRI scans.
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Evera MRI: ICD system safe, effective in patients undergoing MRI - Healio

Evera MRI: ICD system safe, effective in patients undergoing MRI - Healio | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“BOSTON — An implantable cardioverter defibrillator system designed for compatibility with full-body MRI was safe and effective in patients undergoing MRI at 1.5 T, according to study results presented at the Heart Rhythm Society Annual Scientific...”
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Medtronic Evera MRI ICD Clinical Study Meets Safety and Efficacy Endpoints

Medtronic Evera MRI ICD Clinical Study Meets Safety and Efficacy Endpoints | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“From BioPortfolio: Late-Breaking Session at Heart Rhythm 2015 Features World's First Randomized Study of an MRI-Conditional Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator Undergo...”
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Too many accidents with MRI machines: survey

Too many accidents with MRI machines: survey | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“Good idea when written in 2001, still good idea today: Appoint an MRI Safety Officer. http://t.co/D6NBwW2eBH http://t.co/qul4KZ8sri”;
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Radiology Business Management Association Adds MRI Safety Course with Leading Expert Dr. Frank Shellock

Radiology Business Management Association Adds MRI Safety Course with Leading Expert Dr. Frank Shellock | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) April 30, 2015 Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) safety has always been important, and with new Joint Commission revised requirements related to diagnostic imaging and MRI safety...”
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Work on scanners and security wins major award for technology firm - Malvern Gazette

Work on scanners and security wins major award for technology firm - Malvern Gazette | MRI safety | Scoop.it
MALVERN technology company Metrasens has received a top award for its work to improve MRI scanners and contraband detectors.
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Dr. Kanal On The Radiologists' Role In MR Safety | MRI Patient ...

Dr. Kanal On The Radiologists' Role In MR Safety | MRI Patient ... | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“... does not mean that the responsibility is theirs alone. Here's a brief audio recording from Dr. Kanal talking specifically about the responsibility for MRI safety, and how it breaks down between technologists and radiologists.”
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MRI Contrast Safety by Dr. Lane McMahan

“MRI contrast safety addressing radiology training milestones and for practical purposes.”
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2 Investigates: Girl injured during MRI; experts say accidents rising - KTVU San Francisco

2 Investigates: Girl injured during MRI; experts say accidents rising - KTVU San Francisco | MRI safety | Scoop.it
It's supposed to be one of the safest tests you can have, but the family of a teenage girl is now suing Children's Hospital Oakland after she was injured during an MRI exam in 2014. While rare, som...
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SMRT 23rd Annual Meeting

SMRT 23rd Annual Meeting | MRI safety | Scoop.it
#SMRT15 MRI safety this PM http://t.co/80V3ZkJGfo, and #ISMRM MRI safety today http://t.co/1E0coQ8bg0 and tomorrow http://t.co/xEqeyY1O9l
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Medtronic Reports Evera MRI ICD Clinical Study Meets Safety and Efficacy ... - SRJ News

Medtronic Reports Evera MRI ICD Clinical Study Meets Safety and Efficacy ... - SRJ News | MRI safety | Scoop.it
Medtronic, a medical technology, services and solutions company, reported Thursday that its clinical trial for the Medtronic Evera MRI SureScan implantable
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MRI: How It Works and Why It Is Safe

“A simple Flash animation illustrating the concepts of NMR (nuclear magnetic resonance), its applications in MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scans, and the ...”
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June is MRI Safety Month & Contrast-Enhanced MRA ... - AltusCampus

June is MRI Safety Month & Contrast-Enhanced MRA ... - AltusCampus | MRI safety | Scoop.it
June is MRI Safety Month AltusCampus would like to remind you that June is MRI Safety Month to highlight the new changes set by The Joint Commission. These new standards will go into effect on July 1st.
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Ferroguard Makes MRI Safe

“Ferroguard safeguard patients, staff and equipment in an MRI facility. Ferroguard is the "safety" in MRI safety.”
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Are MRI-Safe Cardiac Devices Outpacing the FDA? - MedPage Today

Are MRI-Safe Cardiac Devices Outpacing the FDA? - MedPage Today | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“As safety data accrue, regulatory changes are awaited for this class of ICDs.”
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HRS.15: MRI doesn’t compromise ICD’s safety, effectiveness

HRS.15: MRI doesn’t compromise ICD’s safety, effectiveness | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“MRIs and ICDs can mix, at least if MR imaging is with a 1.5 Tesla machine and the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator system is the one tested in a late-breaking clinical trial presented May 14 at the Heart Rhythm Society’s scientific session in...”
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Shocking Video Shows Why You Should NOT Wear Any Metallic Object When Going For MRI

Shocking Video Shows Why You Should NOT Wear Any Metallic Object When Going For MRI | MRI safety | Scoop.it
“We have heard time and again that wearing any metallic object during an MRI can be disastrous. Well, this video clearly shows why.”
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