Perfusion MRI: the five most frequently asked technical questions.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

OBJECTIVE: This and its companion article address the 10 most frequently asked questions that radiologists face when planning, performing, processing, and interpreting different MR perfusion studies in CNS imaging. CONCLUSION: Perfusion MRI is a promising tool in assessing stroke, brain tumors, and patients with neurodegenerative diseases. Most of the impediments that have limited the use of perfusion MRI can be overcome to allow integration of these methods into modern neuroimaging protocols.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Essig, M; Shiroishi, MS; Nguyen, TB; Saake, M; Provenzale, JM; Enterline, D; Anzalone, N; Dörfler, A; Rovira, A; Wintermark, M; Law, M

Published Date

  • January 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 200 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 24 - 34

PubMed ID

  • 23255738

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3593114

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.12.9543


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States