Why combine the two modalities? A better question is why not. By combining MRI and PET, this team aims to reduce patient time spent on imaging needs, while also offering better imaging quality and reducing radiation. This PET/MRI Scanner will likely reduce imaging scan time from 2 hours to about 45 minutes now.
The Northwestern PET/MRI Scanner will also be used for investigatory purposes, such as studying molecular diagnoses, as well as mental health disorders.
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