MRI of the Lung

MRI of the Lung

Kauczor, Hans-Ulrich; Wielputz, Mark Oliver

Springer International Publishing AG

12/2017

518

Dura

Inglês

9783319426167

15 a 20 dias

This book provides a comprehensive overview of how to use MRI for the imaging of lung disease. Emphasis is placed on benign diseases requiring regular monitoring, as it is patients with these diseases who benefit the most from avoiding ionizing radiation.
General Requirements of MRI of the Lung and Suggested Standard Protocol.- Noncontrast and Contrast-Enhanced Pulmonary Magnetic Resonance Angiography.- MR Perfusion in the Lung.- Hyperpolarised Helium-3 (3He) MRI: Physical Methods for Imaging Human Lung Function.- Hyperpolarized 129Xenon MRI of the Lung.- Fluorinated-Gas MRI.- Proton MRI Based Ventilation Imaging: Oxygen-Enhanced Lung MRI and Alternative Approaches.- Dynamic MRI of Respiratory Mechanics and Pulmonary Motion.-Pulmonary Hypertension and Thromboembolic Disease.-Vascular Anomalies and Diseases.- Asthma.- MRI of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.- Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Lung: Cystic Fibrosis.- Lung Cancer.- Mediastinal Disease.- Pulmonary Infections: Pneumonia.- Interstitial Lung Disease.- Diseases of the Pleura and the Chest Wall.- Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Animal Models of Respiratory Diseases.- Pulmonary MRI in Clinical Trials.- Challenges of Using 3 T MR Systems and Whole-Body MRI for Lung Imaging.
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