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US20140114177 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE ELASTOGRAPHY OF THE BREAST  
A system and method for performing magnetic resonance elastography (MRE] of a patient's breasts is provided. An MRE driver configured to be placed on the sternum of the patient is used to impart...
US20130053683 MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI) SYSTEM AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME  
A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system obtains a magnetic resonance image of a patient by obtaining a body profile of the patient, transferring the patient inside a magnet of the MRI system...
US20150005618 MRI Transfer Station  
A transfer station is provided that is suitable for use in association with an incubator and an MR scanner for neonatal infants. The transfer station may include a transfer station platform...
US20140288409 MAGNETIC RESONANCE DEVICE FOR SCANNING AN EXTREMITY OF A PATIENT  
A magnetic resonance device for scanning an extremity of a patient, in particular a leg, comprising a housing and an extremity radiography unit containing an imaging region, into which the...
US20140357981 MRI Transfer Station and Dock  
A patient table adapted for use in association with an MR scanner for neonatal infants is provided. The patient table has an extendable patient bed attached to and extendable from the patient...
US20140378823 Optimization of Specific Absorption Rate Performance  
The embodiments relate to devices and methods for MRT imaging with a MRT, where a patient table having the scan subject is moved in at least one direction along at least one displacement path,...
US20120040304 System And Method For Post-Exposure Dosimetry Using Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy  
An apparatus and method for triaging patients according to radiation exposure operates by measuring electron paramagnetic resonance spectra of fingernails, toenails, and/or teeth. When operating...
US20150141803 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ADJUSTABLE EARPIECES IN AN MRI SYSTEM  
Apparatus and method for imaging a patient in an MRI system. This includes a frame, and at least one assembly that includes an earpiece positioner connected to a reference position on the frame, a...
US20120283550 HEAD SUPPORT CUSHION WITH INTEGRATING PATIENT POSITIONING SYSTEM  
A local coil for an imaging system includes a support cushion including a volume filled with a fluid.
US20080125641 Seat, a chair including a seat, and a method of using a magnetic resonance imaging system including a seat  
A seat, a chair, or a combination thereof can be part of or used in conjunction with an MRI system. The seat can be designed to allow for an MRI analysis without requiring insertion of a probe...
US20140378824 POINT-OF-CARE NON-INVASIVE ASSAY OF LITHIUM LEVEL  
An apparatus and method perform non-invasive lithium measurement of a patient wherein an apparatus comprising a permanent magnet, and at least one radiofrequency coil tuned to the resonant...
US20140128725 NEONATE'S INCUBATOR AND MRI DOCKING-STATION  
A docking-station useful for providing a neonate predefined, continuous, stabilized and non-interrupted life-support environmental conditions, comprising of: (i) a neonate incubator, having at...
US20140303487 Magnetic Resonance Based Method for Assessing Alzheimer's Disease and Related Pathologies  
The disclosed invention is a method for detecting indications of the presence of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and related dementia-inducing, motor-control-related pathologies, and other diseases in...
US20130096417 SETUP SHELL DEVICE, PATIENT TABLE COMPRISING A SETUP SHELL DEVICE, AND A MEDICAL IMAGING APPARATUS COMPRISING A PATIENT TABLE AND A SETUP SHELL DEVICE  
A setup shell device for setting up and/or positioning young children and/or babies for a medical imaging examination, including a body setup unit for accommodating and/or setting up the body of a...
US20120330130 ASSEMBLY TO PERFORM IMAGING ON RODENTS  
An imaging device for imaging an anaesthetized animal such as a rodent (rats or mice or other animals), with the device having a split array coil capable of providing at least two channels for use...
US20140275973 MRI COIL DRAPE AND METHOD OF USING  
A drape is provided for use in a surgical or diagnostic procedure using MRI and a patient stabilization device. The drape protects a coil portion of a coil. The drape further includes one or more...
US20150164426 OPTICALLY ADAPTABLE BREAST COMPRESSION ELEMENT  
The present invention relates to compression of breasts during mammography, and in particular to a compression element for a breast holding arrangement for mammography examinations. In order to...
US20110015517 MRI BIOPSY DEVICE LOCALIZATION FIXTURE  
A localization mechanism, or fixture, is used in conjunction with a breast coil for breast compression and for guiding a core biopsy instrument during prone biopsy procedures in both open and...
US20140128723 Reconfigurable MRI-Guided Surgical Apparatus  
Apparatus associated with improved magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) guided needle biopsy procedures (e.g., breast needle biopsy) are described. One example apparatus includes a support structure...
US20150105652 NEONATE'S IMMOBILIZING RESTRAINER  
A neonate immobilizer that includes a lower torso segment having dorsal side and ventral side, an upper torso segment having the same, and a median navel segment in between, having a lateral side....
US20140024925 MRI-COMPATIBLE HEAD FIXATION APPARATUS  
An MRI-compatible base is configured to support an MRI-compatible head support frame. The base is configured to be secured to a gantry associated with an MRI scanner, and to extend across a width...
US20140323851 SUBJECT PLACEMENT AND HEAD POSITIONING DEVICE  
The present invention relates to a subject placement device for use in a diagnostic and/or therapeutical treatment setting. The subject placement device of the present invention includes: (a) a...
US20120265053 Antenna Support Structure For Magnetic Resonance Imaging  
A patient support structure for use in a magnetic resonance image (MRI) scanner includes a base and a first and a second arm pivotally connected to the base. The patient support structure supports...
US20150141802 OPEN ARCHITECTURE TABLETOP PATIENT SUPPORT AND COIL SYSTEM  
An assembly for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a patient and a method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a patient using different MRI scanners is disclosed. In one example, the assembly...
US20130053684 OPEN ARCHITECTURE TABLETOP PATIENT SUPPORT AND COIL SYSTEM  
An assembly for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a patient and a method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a patient using different MRI scanners is disclosed. In one example, the assembly...
US20130030284 TOURNIQUET FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE ANGIOGRAPHY, AND METHOD OF USING SAME  
A thigh compression device and technique to control, time, delay and/or prevent excessive early venous enhancement relative to arterial enhancement and thereby improve and/or enhance MRA images,...
US20120123244 TISSUE-CHARACTERIZATION PROBE WITH EFFECTIVE SENSOR-TO-TISSUE CONTACT  
The present invention relates to a device for tissue-characterization, designed for effective sensor-to-tissue contact. The device includes an element, having a rigid surface of a linear...
US20140037050 PATIENT LOCALIZATION SYSTEM  
The invention relates to means for determining the spatial configuration of a biological body (P) on a surface, particularly on the surface of a patient support (150). One embodiment of these...
US20090124888 Wing Design for RF Coil for MRI Imaging  
The present invention relates to a housing for a radiofrequency receive coil for magnetic resonance imaging. The housing is designed for a coil wherein the patient lies on top of the coil in the...
US20150196255 Magnetic Resonance Imaging System for Generating a Mammographic Representation  
A magnetic resonance imaging system configured for generating a three-dimensional representation of at least one breast of a patient includes: a device configured for generating a homogeneous...
US20060241385 Guided disposable fiducial for breast biopsy localization fixture  
A fiducial device enhances shelf life and clinical flexibility by including an elongate cavity of a fiducial pointer that may be filled with an imageable material immediately prior to use. A...
US20140100444 ANIMAL HOLDER FOR PERFORMING NEUROIMAGING  
An animal holder for use with an imaging device includes a body tube for receiving a first body portion of the animal. The animal holder also includes a head immobilization mechanism disposed...
US20140288410 MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS, BED FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS AND A METHOD OF POSITIONING A BED FOR A MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS  
According to one embodiment, a magnetic resonance imaging apparatus includes a gantry and a movable bed. A magnet, a gradient coil, and a radio frequency coil are built in the gantry. The movable...
US20140336500 MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING APPARATUS  
A magnetic resonance imaging apparatus of an embodiment includes: a bed top plate provided with a connector which can be coupled with a receiving coil; a bed which supports the bed top plate, the...
US20050155151 Supporting tube for a magnetic resonance scanner  
Supporting tube made from reinforced plastic for magnetic resonance scanners with tracks for a patient bed and load-bearing shells formed on both sides, opening upwardly, with fastening members on...
US20130184563 DIRECT CONNECTION HEAD COIL HAVING HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT  
A head coil for a magnetic resonance tomography device includes a lower part and an upper part that may be positioned above the lower part. The lower part has a lower part base that may be placed...
US20100056902 PATIENT POSITIONING COUCH AND MEDICAL DEVICE WITH A PATIENT POSITIONING COUCH  
A patient positioning couch includes an illumination apparatus having at least one light source that is arranged in the patient positioning couch. The patient positioning couch is capable of being...
US20150112186 MRI WITH MAGNET ASSEMBLY ADAPTED FOR CONVENIENT SCANNING OF LABORATORY ANIMALS WITH AUTOMATED RF TUNING UNIT  
An animal handling system (AMS), for positioning an immobilized animal in a predefined configuration therein, comprising an automated tuning unit, including: a proximal portion, held outside a...
US20050113668 Neonate imaging sub-system  
A radiographic imaging sub-system for treating neonates is disclosed. The subsystem includes a radiographic compatible incubator for providing a controlled environment for a neonate, a...
US20120108952 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PATIENT ALIGNMENT FOR NUCLEAR MEDICINE IMAGING  
Methods and systems for patient alignment for nuclear medicine imaging are provided. One method includes activating a proximity sensor system associated with imaging detectors of the diagnostic...
US20140031671 MRI INVOLVING A LOCAL RF COIL BEING MOVABLE RELATIVE TO A PEDIATRIC PATIENT CARRIER  
A pediatric patient (110), e.g. 0-18 months, is positioned in a patient carrier (100) and prepared for magnetic resonance imaging. The carrier (100) and patient (110) are set on a patient support...
US20080171935 CONTAINMENT TUBES AND IMAGING SYSTEMS EMPLOYING SAME  
An isolation system with imaging or radiation therapy capability is disclosed. At least one containment barrier (14, 15, 16, 17) defines an isolation region (10). An imaging or therapy system (20)...
US20130123610 MRI-COMPATIBLE DEVICE FOR OBTAINING SOFT TISSUE PROPERTIES IN VIVO  
A method and apparatus for obtaining force versus deformation data for tissue in vivo includes a displacement system that cycles an anatomical member, for example, a foot, repeatedly through a...
US20050020906 Medical imaging system  
The invention relates to a medical imaging system comprising a frame (1) which accommodates an imaging device and an examination volume (7). The system further comprises a patient support member...
US20130102882 SYSTEM, IMAGING SUITE, AND METHOD FOR USING AN ELECTRO-PNEUMATIC INSUFFLATOR FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING  
Embodiments of the invention provide a system and method for using an electro-pneumatic insufflator for magnetic resonance imaging, such as for virtual colonoscopy. Embodiments of the invention...
US20080045831 DEVICE FOR TRANSFERRING A CRADLE FOR USE WITH A MEDICAL IMAGING EQUIPMENT  
Embodiments of the present invention may provide a cradle transferring device, which moves and withdraws a cradle to and from an examination table of an MRI apparatus in a PET-MRI hybrid system....
US20080194942 Off-Magnet Patient Scan Positioning  
To position an imaging subject (16) in an imaging or therapy system (10), the imaging subject (16) is arranged on a linearly translatable tabletop (26) disposed on a movable trolley (30). A...
US20140296701 BREAST COIL FOR USE IN MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING  
The present disclosure relates to a receive coil assembly for use in magnetic resonance imaging of breast tissue. In certain embodiments the assembly comprises separable parts: a configurable...
US20050261572 Limb stabilizer for ultra sound detector  
The measuring device includes a cradle (12) for receiving the forearm (30) of a patient. A flexible tether (40) is suspended over the forearm, and an instrument holder (64) is mounted to the...
US20070191706 PATIENT TABLE SYSTEM AND APPARATUS  
A patient table is disclosed. The patient table includes a cradle for linearly receiving and transferring a board comprising a top surface defined by a single plane for carrying a patient, a...

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