Pediatric MR imaging is understood to be an especially difficult task due to motion-related artifacts in the images. Parents will testify that kids do not like to sit still. Unfortunately, complete stillness is only guaranteed by general anesthesia in the clinic, which has been shown recently to be detrimental to brain development. This places unique barriers on assessment of this population for both clinical and research purposes. According to Champaign president and CEO Curt Corum, Ph.D.
Champaign Imaging has made great strides during our first year – from new coil hardware to motion reconstruction software. The second year will allow us to keep that progress moving forward.”
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