At first glance, MRI machines and the labaratories that produce MRI images seem like scenes from a science fiction movie.
A technician analyzes data on a computer screen while periodically looking though a window into the exam room.
Inside the exam room, a massive white machine clicks and hums around the patient.
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|History||This is a basic timeline of the development of MRI and the people behind the technology.|
|MRI||An explanation of what exactly MRI is and how it is used.|
|Exam||A description of what happens during an MRI examination|
|X-Ray||Explanation of how x-rays work and the advantages and disadvantages of MRIs as compared to x-rays.|
|Glossary||Links to MRI glossary pages that may be helpful.|
|Links||Several excellent links for further information.|