Magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, has long been used as an invaluable method for diagnosing patients. It provides the ability to view the physiological processes of an individual to help identify and diagnose medical conditions.
While vital to medical diagnosis, the testing is often uncomfortable and can cause some patients to feel especially disturbed by the loud noises and vibrations of the machine.
Today, patients have a new option, called the opened MRI. As a fairly new device, this type of MRI is only available through a few select imaging facilities. It provides the same quality imaging as a traditional MRI, but also provides a calmer and less stressful experience for the patients. As the name suggests, the machine provides a larger and less confining space for the patient, which helps to set the individual at ease.
The open magnetic resonance imaging chamber also helps caregivers diagnose patients with … Read More