By the end of the program, Technologists who attend the complete didactic segment will be able to use system features and perform basic to advanced procedures on the Signa 9.0 MR system.



COURSE LENGTH              ACCREDITATION TYPE                                  CREDIT HOURS             COURSE ID 
7 Days                                CE, ASRT - Technologists/Allied Health         18 CE                               W0100MR


Phase One Agenda

Day One: 

  • Working Safely 
  • Getting Started 
  • Selecting Coils and Positioning the Patient 
  • Scanning 
  • Pre-scanning 
  • Displaying Images 
  • Filming Images 
  • Managing Images 
  • Patient Scanning

Day Two: 

  • SE and IR Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D GRE and FGRE Pulse Sequences 
  • FSE, FSE-XL, IRFSE and FRFSE Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D Fiesta Pulse Sequences 
  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options 
  • Patient Scanning

Day Three: 

  • TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Creating Vascular Projections with IVI 
  • Patient Scanning

Day Four: 

  • Reformatting 
  • Post-processing with Basic Applications 
  • Patient Scanning

Phase Two Agenda 

Day One: 

  • Imaging Real-time with iDrive 
  • EPI Pulse Sequences 
  • Imaging with RT-fMRI 
  • Analyzing Images with FuncTool 
  • Patient Scanning

Day Two: 

  • Triggering CE-MRA with SmartPrep 
  • Bolus Chasing with SmartStep 
  • Dynamic Post Contrast Liver Imaging 
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Images with Flow Analysis 
  • Patient Scanning

Day Three: 

  • Gating and Triggering 
  • Cine Pulse Sequences 
  • FastCard Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Technologists who operate the Signa 9.0 MR system.


This course has no prerequisite requirements.

Schedule / Registration

Please contact your GE Healthcare Representative for pricing and scheduling information.

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