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Abstract #2043

RF Shield Coat for Mother to Be in the Magnet with Her Child.

Shin-ichi Urayama1, Naozo Sugimoto2, Hidenao Fukuyama1

1Human Brain Research Center, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 2School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

For pediatric imaging, accompanying scan, in which an accompanying person wearing an RF shield coat is in the magnet with the child, was examined. Although there are two problems, peripheral nerve stimulation and SNR reduction, this technique is proved to be a feasible solution to avoid risks in pediatric imaging.