Overview

By the end of the program Technologists should be able to operate new features and perform basic to intermediate clinical applications on the Signa HDe2 1.5T.

 

Details:

COURSE LENGTH                              ACCREDITATION TYPE                                    CREDIT HOURS            COURSE ID
8 Onsite Days / 10 TVA Hours          CE, ASRT - Technologists/Allied Health           23 CE                          W0109MR

 

Week One Agenda

Day One:

  • Working Safely
  • System Hardware Overview
  • HIPAA 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 Sequences2D/3D FRFSE-XL Pulse Sequences
  • SSFSE-XL Pulse Sequences
  • FLAIR Pulse Sequences
  • 2D MERGE PSD
  • PROPELLER Pulse Sequences 

Day Three:

  • Imaging with ASSET
  • Imaging with the LAVA
  • Imaging with Non-Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences
  • Post Processing
  • Patient Scanning 

Day Four:

  • Improving Image Quality with Imaging Options & Image Enhance
  • Imaging Real-time with iDrive
  • Basic Gating and Triggering Set-up
  • Patient Scanning
  • Post Training Documentation

Week Two Agenda

Day One - Vascular Imaging:

  • SmartPrep/Step and FluoroTriggering
  • Vascular Imaging with TRICKS (Option)
  • Phase Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences
  • Imaging with Non-Contrast MRA Pulse Sequences Review
  • Patient Scanning

Day Two - Cardiac Imaging:

  • Spin Echo and FastCine Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • Double/ Triple-IR Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • 2D/3D FIESTA Cardiac Pulse Sequences
  • Time Course and Myocardial Evaluation Pulse Sequences
  • Performing Cardiac Analysis with ReportCARD
  • Patient Scanning

Day Three - Neuro Imaging & Orthopedic Imaging:

  • Echo Planar Pulse Sequences
  • Analyzing EPI Images with FuncTool Performance
  • PROPELLER Review (Option)
  • SV & 2D CSI Spectroscopy Sequences
  • Analyzing Spectroscopy Data with FuncTool Performance
  • Cartigram (Option)
  • Patient Scanning

Day Four - Body Imaging:

  • Breast Imaging with VIBRANT
  • Post Processing with FuncTool Performance
  • 2D/3D FIESTA and 3D FIESTA-C Pulse Sequences
  • Imaging with the LAVA Application Review
  • 2D/3D Dual Echo GRE Review
  • SSFSE and 2D/3DRFSE Review (MRCP)
  • Imaging with StarMAP (Option)
  • Patient Scanning
  • Post Training Documentation

Target Audience

This course is designed for MR Technologists who operate the Signa HDe2 1.5T 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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