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Respiratory-Gated Imaging Techniques

"Respiratory-Gated Imaging Techniques" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Timing the acquisition of imaging data to specific points in the breathing cycle to minimize image blurring and other motion artifacts. The images are used diagnostically and also interventionally to coordinate radiation treatment beam on/off cycles to protect healthy tissues when they move into the beam field during different times in the breathing cycle.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Respiratory-Gated Imaging Techniques" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Respiratory-Gated Imaging Techniques" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 36 publications over 14 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2012
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.