MRI in the News
MRI is short for Magnetic Resonance Imaging. The articles listed below include news about or mention of MRI scans, MRI scanners and research about magnetic resonance imaging. This is page 2 of 2.
MRI is one of many modern techniques used to obtain information about the state and condition of the body. An MRI scanner is a device in which the patient, or the subject (of an experiment), normally lies within a large, powerful magnet. There are some models of MRI scanners in which larger people who cannot fit into and ordinary MRI scanner can be scanned in a seated position instead.