Program Objectives
By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Identify three intrinsic parameters that determine contrast in MR imaging.
  • Describe the relationships of various magnetic fields used in MR imaging.
  • Differentiate physical principles of various suppression techniques.
  • Identify the effects of field inhomogeneity on MR images.
  • Discuss the relationship of carotid vulnerable plaque to coronary artery disease.



Target Audience

The target audience includes radiologic technologists who perform MR. Other imaging specialties also may benefit from material in this program.