WHAT SHOULD YOU ASK ABOUT YOUR MRI SCAN?
We have all heard about MRI contrast agents lately. So what is it that patients need to know? You may want to ask your physician which gadolinium based contrast agents (or GBCAs) will be used if you do undergo a MRI scan with contrast. Listed are GBCAs that are FDA approved by their brand name: Ablavar, Dotarem, Eovist, Gadavist, Magnevist, MultiHance, Omniscan, OptiMARK, and ProHance. It’s important to be informed in your healthcare, not overlooked or ignored.
Read the full story at our sister site, Sound Imaging, at their MRI blog. At SAMM Systems, MRI safety is always our priority. Not only does this include magnet safety, but safety aspects for all parts of the MRI experience. Explore our SAMM System and SAMM MD as a failsafe and foolproof patient monitoring option at your MRI facility.
Thank you for visiting our blog!