Before getting an MRI, there are a few things that you need to know to make the scan a bit easier. If you’re claustrophobic, then consider an open MRI New Jersey hospitals and offices offer so that you aren’t inside a tube while the scan is completed. This can sometimes make you feel a bit better as you are on a table in an open space without being in an enclosure that is often loud and dimly lit.
With most MRI scans, you have to change into a nightgown provided by the facility. This will prevent any zippers or other items from being scanned if you keep your clothes on during the procedure. Most facilities do allow you to keep cotton clothing on, such as underwear or a bra as long as it doesn’t have an underwire or a metal clip in the back. Anything metal needs to be removed, such as earrings and rings. It’s best to just leave …Read More