planar imaging

planar imaging

An MRI term for a method of scanning in which the data is collected simultaneously from an entire layer.
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This guide introduces the basics of magnetic resonance imaging, covering its physics from basic principles to more advanced topics, such as MR angiography and fast scanning techniques, and techniques made possible with high-performance gradients, such as echo planar imaging.
Weighing 90 percent less than a typical telescope, the Segmented Planar Imaging Detector for Electro-Optical Reconnaissance (SPIDER) opens a path for extremely lightweight optical instruments, allowing for more hosted payloads or smaller spacecraft.
Groch MW, DePuey EG, Belzberg AC, Planar Imaging Versus Gated Blood-Pool SPECT for the Assessment of Ventricular Performance: A Multicenter Study J Nucl Med 2001;42:1773-1779
PWI data were obtained using an echo planar imaging pulse sequence with following parameters: TR/TE, 1600 ms/22.
In the first two studies, patients with confirmed metastatic prostate cancer and normal subjects received Trofex (370 MBq), followed by serial whole-body planar imaging, SPECT/CT scanning, and blood and urine analysis.
After immediate postexercise planar imaging during the first of two exercise tests, patients were randomized to receive either intravenous ribose (3.