A Method for Evaluating the Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Magnetic Resonance Images

  • K. A. SergunovaEmail author
  • E. S. Akhmad
  • N. N. Potrakhov

Assessment of the signal-to-noise ratio as a control parameter for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems is addressed. Experimental data were used to run a statistical analysis of noise components. Use of a multichannel radio-frequency receiver coil and determination of the coefficient of correction provided the basis of a method for assessing the signal-to-noise ratio of MRI scans.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. A. Sergunova
    • 1
    Email author
  • E. S. Akhmad
    • 1
  • N. N. Potrakhov
    • 2
  1. 1.Research and Practical Clinical Center of Diagnostics and Telemedicine Technologies, Department of Healthcare of MoscowMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”St. PetersburgRussia

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