Special Seminar - Dodging the Artifacts in Post-Operative CT Images - There are a number of surgical procedures that involve the implantation of metal hardware with high precision. Two examples are the placement of electrodes in the brain for Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) and the implantation of pedicle screws in the vertebrae for spine stabilization. For the case of DBS, the ta... [ read more ]

Special Seminar – Ultra High Field MRI:
December 7 @ 10:00 am ~ December 7 @ 11:00 am

For more than four decades, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has been using magnetic properties of hydrogen protons to provide images of anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of human body. Contrary to the early expectation of MRI, it did not e... [ read more ]

IGP - What is Perfexion™? Perfexion™ is the most advanced unit in the GammaKnife® family of stereotactic radiosurgergy devices. Each GammaKnife contains about 200 Co-60 radioactive sources that are used to non-invasively deliver a high dose of radiation to treat brain disorders. How is treatment delivered? To ensure accuracy, patients receiving treatments on GammaKnife... [ read more ]