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Neurophysiology: vertigo in MRI machines.

Type of publication Not peer-reviewed
Publikationsform Review article (non peer-reviewed)
Publication date 2011
Author Straumann Dominik, Bockisch Christopher J.,
Project Three-dimensional kinematical analysis of ocular motor disorders in humans
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Review article (non peer-reviewed)

Journal Curr Biol
Volume (Issue) 21(19)
Page(s) 806 - 7
Title of proceedings Curr Biol
DOI 10.1016/j.cub.2011.08.062

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Type of Open Access Repository (Green Open Access)


Subjects of brain-imaging studies often report experiencing vertigo while in MRI machines; a new study shows that the magnetic field stimulates the vestibular sensors in the inner ear by a Lorentz force.