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1st Edition

Health and Safety of Clinical NMR Examinations

ISBN 9780367218126
Published January 13, 2022 by CRC Press
176 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1989: The short history of medical use of NMR is given. A brief introduction to the fundamental principles of NMR and the strategies of creating NMR image, as well as the exposure levels of various types of fields involved, are given.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction  2. Static Magnetic Fields "SMF"  3. Extremely Low Frequency  4. Radiofrequency Fields  5. Experience of NMR Exposure Conditions  6. Other Hazards in Clinical NMR-Examinations  7. Safety Limits for Clinical NMR Examinations  8. Safety Considerations on Siting and Shielding  9. Future Developments of NMR Imaging  10. Future Developments of Multinuclear NMR Spectroscopy in Clinical Examinations

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Bertil R. R. Persson, Ph.D., is administrative head of the Lund University Institute of Radiation Physics on the faculties of medicine and natural science.