Clinical PET/MRI: 2018 update

Stephen Broski, Ajit Goenka, Bradley J. Kemp, Geoffrey B Johnson

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this article is to provide an update on clinical PET/MRI, including current and developing clinical indications and technical developments. CONCLUSION. PET/MRI is evolving rapidly, transitioning from a predominant research focus to exciting clinical practice. Key technical obstacles have been overcome, and further technical advances promise to herald significant advancements in image quality. Further optimization of protocols to address challenges posed by this hybrid modality will ensure the long-term success of PET/MRI.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)295-313
Number of pages19
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume211
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2018

Keywords

  • Cancer
  • Inflammation
  • PET/MRI

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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