The MR T1 Based Perfusion Model

  • Kenneth K. Kwong
  • David A. Chesler
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 413)


There are a number of theoretical and practical questions one needs to consider to understand and optimize contrast to noise of the versatile T 1 based perfusion model. We made an evaluation of the several popular T 1 based methods currently applied to measure flow and flow change.


Arterial Spin Label Permeability Surface Inversion Pulse Pulse Label Flow Sensitivity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth K. Kwong
    • 1
  • David A. Chesler
    • 1
  1. 1.MGH-NMR Center, Department of RadiologyMassachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Hospital-NMR Center (2301)CharlestownUSA

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