What MRI Sequences Produce the Highest Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), and Is There Something We Should Be Doing to Reduce the SAR During Standard Examinations?

AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Aug;205(2):W140. doi: 10.2214/AJR.14.14173.

MeSH terms

  • Body Temperature
  • Electromagnetic Fields / adverse effects*
  • Hot Temperature
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / adverse effects*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / instrumentation
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / standards
  • Patient Safety*
  • Radio Waves / adverse effects*
  • Risk
  • Risk Factors