Vol 7, No 2 (April 2017): Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery (Medical Engineering and Magnetic Resonance Physics special issue)

Original Article

Sensitivity enhancement of traveling wave MRI using free local resonators: an experimental demonstration
Xiaoliang Zhang
Quantification of regional deformation of the lungs by non-rigid registration of three-dimensional contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
Jiaxin Shao, Peng Hu
Design of catheter radio frequency coils using coaxial transmission line resonators for interventional neurovascular MR imaging
Xiaoliang Zhang, Alastair Martin, Caroline Jordan, Prasheel Lillaney, Aaron Losey, Yong Pang, Jeffrey Hu, Mark Wilson, Daniel Cooke, Steven W. Hetts
Exploration of highly accelerated magnetic resonance elastography using high-density array coils
John C. Bosshard, Naresh Yallapragada, Mary P. McDougall, Steven M. Wright
Image quality assessment of a 1.5T dedicated magnetic resonance-simulator for radiotherapy with a flexible radio frequency coil setting using the standard American College of Radiology magnetic resonance imaging phantom test
Oi Lei Wong, Jing Yuan, Siu Ki Yu, Kin Yin Cheung
Prospective cardiac motion self-gating
Fei Han, Stanislas Rapacchi, Peng Hu
Image interpolation improves the zonal analysis of cartilage T2 relaxation in MRI
Farid Badar, Yang Xia
Analysis of phase error effects in multishot diffusion-prepared turbo spin echo imaging
Anh T. Van, Barbara Cervantes, Hendrik Kooijman, Dimitrios C. Karampinos
Towards MRI temperature mapping in real time—the proton resonance frequency method with undersampled radial MRI and nonlinear inverse reconstruction
Zhongshuai Zhang, Thomas Michaelis, Jens Frahm


This focused issue “Medical Engineering and Magnetic Resonance Physics” was commissioned by the editorial office, Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Weitian Chen and Xiaoliang Zhang served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the focused issue.