Refinement and Assessment of New Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologies for Neurological Exams
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||nervous system diseases|
|Sponsor||University of Michigan|
|Start date||October 2004|
|End date||January 2017|
|Trial size||500 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT00739518, HUM00041731|
This study is being done to assess new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technologies such as new hardware or software designed to improve MRI examinations of the brain, spine head and neck regions.
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
NEW technology MRI
Improvement in quality of MRI studies in Neuroradiology
time frame: 1 year
Male or female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - If you are a male or a non-pregnant female patient - Normal volunteer - presenting to MRI for a clinically-ordered neurological or head and neck MRI exam Exclusion Criteria: - Patients, who have electrically, magnetically or mechanically activated implants such as heart pacemaker, magnetic surgical clips, prostheses or implanted neurological stimulator. - Pregnant patients or patients who are lactating. - A patient who is claustrophobic
|Official title||Refinement and Assessment of New Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologies|
|Principal investigator||Ashok Srivinasan, MD|
|Description||This study is being done to assess new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technologies such as new hardware or software designed to improve MRI examinations of the brain, spine, and head & neck regions. Software and hardware are constantly being improved, new machines replace old machines, software is updated and improved as are the devices used to produce better MRI images.|
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