MRI sucks. »
- We have all heard of the dangers of taking metal into the vicinity of the MRI scanner.In fact the magnetic field can be so strong as to cause â€śmissile-effectâ€ť accidents, which have led to documented incidences of injury and death.Hospital policies aim to reduce this risk by prohibiting ferromagnetic materials from coming anywhere near the scanner itself. Patients and staff are required to remove all metallic objects.Now, I have been in the MRI scan room many times, and I thought all this fuss about metal objects may have been just a little over the top.Until nowâ€¦..
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