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Posted by Dana Sparks (@danasparks) · Feb 26, 2014

Seeing Inside the Heart with MRI (pkg)

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) allows physicians to look inside the heart while it's beating. They can locate the damage done by a heart attack, study the tissue characteristics and identify infection. Vivien Williams reports that Mayo Clinic physicians are tailoring treatment with MRI to keep people healthier longer. [TRT 1:17]
(Previously aired on MCNN Feb. 2013)

Journalists: The full package and additional b-roll are available in the downloads. To access the script, with intro and tag, click here

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