The pedsMRI app provides pediatric MRI protocols at the finger tips of the user. The intended users that are involved in performing MRI tests in children include pediatric radiologists, general radiologists, MRI technologists, radiology fellows and residents.
This app has a search feature where the user can enter the body part, organ, pathology or suspected abnormality and a list of the possible suitable protocol will be displayed. Click the particular protocol to open it. Each protocol has list of suggested sequences and techniques that can be utilized for the MRI scan in children for the particular disease or body part. Uncommon sequence will have the purpose or usefulness mentioned with it. The protocols can be applied on all 3 major vendor MR scanners (Siemens, Philips and GE) and has sequence trade names. The protocols in the apps will be updated yearly in keeping with ongoing research and developments in the field of MRI.
Developed by pediatric MRI experts from The Hospital for Sick Children.