Overview

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

  • Define spatial, contrast, and temporal resolutions.
  • Describe how field strength provides flexibility in MRI.
  • Explain how field-of-view (FOV), matrix, and slice thickness help in spatial resolving power.
  • Compare signal-to-noise (SNR) ratio and contrast-to-noise (CNR) ratio.
  • Indicate how MR coils affect image quality.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT - Technologists
CREDIT HOURS:  1

Target Audience

This program specifically targets radiologic technologists who work in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Other imaging technologists and healthcare professionals may also benefit from viewing this program.