Overview

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 HD 1.5T system.

 

Details:

COURSE LENGTH               ACCREDITATION TYPE                                    CREDIT HOURS          COURSE ID
7 Days                                 CE, ASRT - Technologists / Allied Health          22.5 CE                        W0100MR

 

Phase One Agenda

Day One: 

  • Working Safely 
  • Excite Technology / System Hardware Overview 
  • HIPPA Login Overview 
  • Selecting Coils and Positioning the Patient 
  • Scanning / Protocol Management and Workflow 
  • Pre-scanning 
  • Displaying Images 
  • Filming Images 
  • Managing Images 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Two: 

  • Localizer PSDs 
  • SE and IR Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D GRE and FGRE Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D FSE-XL Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D FRFSE-XL Pulse Sequences 
  • SSFSE-XL Pulse Sequences 
  • FLAIR Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Three: 

  • Imaging with Asset 
  • 2D/3D TOF MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Post Processing 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Four: 

  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options / Image Enhance 
  • Gating and Triggering 
  • Spin Echo and FastCine Cardiac Pulse Sequences 
  • Patient Scanning 

Phase Two Agenda

Day One: 

  • Imaging Real-time with iDrive 
  • EPI Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Images with FuncTool Performance 
  • SmartPrep/Step and FluoroTriggering 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Two: 

  • 2D/3D FIESTA and 3D FIESTA-C Pulse Sequences 
  • PROPELLER Pulse Sequences 
  • 2D/3D FIESTA Cardiac Pulse Sequences 
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences 
  • Analyzing Images with Flow Analysis or MIROI 
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Three: 

  • FastCard / FastCine Pulse Sequences 
  • Double / Triple-IR Cardiac Pulse Sequences & FSE UNO 
  • Imaging with “One Touch” Applications 
  • Patient Scanning

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Technologists who operate the Signa 1.5T HD MR system.

Prerequisites

This course has no prerequisite requirements.

Schedule / Registration

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


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