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Published: 01 March 2013

232 Pages | 41 b/w illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199664542

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The Long Road to Stockholm

The Story of Magnetic Resonance Imaging - An Autobiography

Peter Mansfield

  • Tells the story of how Magnetic Resonance Imaging revolutionized medical diagnostics
  • First-hand account by one of the most pre-eminent British scientists and one of the very few to win the Nobel Prize
  • Provides insights into the trials and tribulations during the evolution of a major scientific and medical breakthrough
  • Illustrates the human side of the story ('local boy done good')
  • Wide readership among the general public, students entering the field of MRI, as well as professionals