MRI safety: Or the things I wish I knew before walking into the scanner room

Michael O'Loughlin, M.D. Radiologist, Jefferson Radiology

FREE Instructor-Led Recorded Webinars

Recorded: 07/10/2019

1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Expires: 12/31/2021

Course Overview

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Learning Objectives

1. Discuss the dangers of both static and gradient magnetic fields
2. Discuss concerns about occupational exposure to magnetic fields
3. Review projectiles and things not allowed in the MRI environment
4. Discuss issues with medical devices in the MRI environment

Audience and Claiming Credit

This course has been designed for radiologists.