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Impact of Field Strength and Respiratory Motion Control on Diffusion-Weighted MR Imaging of the Liver

Author(s): Johanna Berg | Sven Månsson | Jonas Svensson | Olle Ekberg | Markus F. Müller

Journal: Open Journal of Medical Imaging
ISSN 2164-2788

Volume: 03;
Issue: 01;
Start page: 31;
Date: 2013;
Original page

Keywords: Magnetic Resonance Imaging | Diffusion | Echo-Planar Imaging | 3 T | Liver | Respiratory Motion

: I tween 3 T and 1.5 T. There were significantly more artifacts in the left liver lobe (LLL) compared to the RLL in all seiurements should be performed using equivalent field strength, b-values, and acquisition technique, given influence of these factors on ADC measurements.