Distributing coil elements in three dimensions enhances parallel transmission multiband RF performance: A simulation study in the human brain at 7 Tesla.

Citation data:

Magnetic resonance in medicine, ISSN: 1522-2594, Vol: 75, Issue: 6, Page: 2464-72

Publication Year:
2016
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PMID:
26997332
DOI:
10.1002/mrm.26194
Author(s):
Wu, Xiaoping; Tian, Jinfeng; Schmitter, Sebastian; Vaughan, J Tommy; Uğurbil, Kâmil; Van de Moortele, Pierre-François
Publisher(s):
Wiley-Blackwell
Tags:
Medicine
article description
We explore the advantages of using a double-ring radiofrequency (RF) array and slice orientation to design parallel transmission (pTx) multiband (MB) pulses for simultaneous multislice (SMS) imaging with whole-brain coverage at 7 Tesla (T).