Multimodal MRI techniques include diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI), perfusion-weighted imaging (PWI), MR spectroscopy (MRS), diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) and functional MRI (fMRI).
What does DWI stand for?
DWI stands for Diffusion-Weighted Imaging (application of magnetic resonance imaging)
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Heroin-induced leukoencephalopathy: characterization using MRI, diffusion-weighted imaging, and MR spectroscopy.
2) The use of diffusion-weighted imaging is gaining popularity in the diagnosis of inflammatory conditions, such as appendicitis, in the abdomen.
Initial CT and MRI/MRA with diffusion-weighted imaging were unremarkable.
In association with diffusion-weighted imaging, MMP has shown abilities to predict infarct volume (p < .
Several studies have recently reported the effectiveness of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) for evaluation of DAI.
Topics on normal-appearing white matter include assessing its pathology, and measuring blood-brain barrier permeability, volume changes, magnetization transfer, the short T2 component, rapid whole-brain T1 relaxation time, and conducting diffusion-weighted imaging.
Endpoints will include infarct growth measured by echo-planar imaging capability for performance of MRI; gradient recalled echo (GRE), diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) / apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC), perfusion-weighted imaging (PWI), fluid-attenuated inversion-recovery (FLAIR), and intracranial MRA.