Visions 18 - Magnetic resonance imaging
Imaging scanners that detect signals from magnetic nuclei in living tissues are revolutionising biomedical knowledge and opening the way to earlier diagnosis and safer, less invasive surgery.
Many people today will have had a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan to diagnose a medical condition. In the past 20 years, MRI has evolved from an ingenious idea into a routine method for looking at structures inside the body.
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