By the end of the program, Radiologists who attend the complete didactic segment will be able to use system features and perform basic to advanced procedures on the Signa Ovation MR system.

Course content: 

  • Working Safely 
  • Getting Started 
  • Selecting Coils and Positioning the Patient 
  • Scanning 
  • Displaying Images 
  • Filming Images 
  • Managing Images 
  • Localizer PSDs 
  • SE and IR Pulse Sequences 
  • T2 Propeller Pulse Sequences 
  • GRE/FGRE Pulse Sequences 
  • FSE-XL, FSEIR and FRFSE Pulse Sequences 
  • FLAIR Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D SSFSE Pulse Sequences 
  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options 
  • 2D/3D TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Creating Vascular Projections with IVI 
  • Reformatting 
  • Post-processing with Basic Applications 
  • Gating and Triggering Set-up 
  • Imaging with Line Scan and Multi-NEX SE EPI Diffusion 
  • Imaging with Multi-Shot EPI Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Images with FuncTool 
  • CEMRA with SmartPrep /SmartStep, Fluoro Triggering & TRICKS 
  • Imaging with 2D/3D Fiesta and Fiesta-C 
  • Imaging with Fat / Water Separation 
  • Imaging with Cine and FastCine Pulse Sequences 
  • Imaging with FastCard Pulse Sequences 
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Phase Contrast Sequences 
  • Imaging with Gated TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning 
  • Post Training Documentation

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Radiologists who operate the Signa Ovation system.


This course has no prerequisite requirements.


College of Radiographers CPD Endorsement

This course has been approved by The College of Radiographers 

And may support outcomes 1 - 9 of CPD Now

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