Study on a 3T Head Coil: Channel
Reduction from 32 to 24
Bing Wu1, Haidong Peng1, Dan Xu1,
1GE Healthcare, Waukesha, WI, United
Through the study on a commercial 32ch coil, we find
that the channel number can be reduced from 32 to 24 without degrading its
SNR and parallel imaging performance. Reduced losses from coil components,
reduced cost and increased stability are then expected.