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FDA issues face mask warning for MRI exams

After a patient’s face was burned from metal in a mask during a 3-tesla MRI scan, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on December 7 issued reminder guidance to patients and healthcare providers regarding wearing metal during MRI exams. “Today, the [FDA] is informing patients and healthcare providers that patients may be injured if they wear … Continue reading

December 8, 2020 2020, MRI