MRI Safety Guidelines
The latest VNS Therapy™ technology with expanded MRI access allows patients to obtain quality MRI scans
Patient MRI Form
To ensure effective communication with the MRI center, download and complete the form. Send with the patient to their MRI appointment.
Guidelines for safe use of VNS Therapy in the MR environment.
Questions about VNS Therapy and MRI
Please review the frequently asked questions about VNS Therapy and MRI safety.
Complete MRI Safety Information
For full MRI and VNS Therapy safety information, please review the MRI with VNS Therapy manual.
Determine MRI scan conditions for your patient
To ensure the safe application of an MRI scan for patients with VNS Therapy*, answer the questions below.
*Applies to completely intact and functioning implant. For special cases (potential lead breaks, partially explanted systems, remaining lead segments with intact system), please refer to the MRI Instructions for Use.What is the model of the generator implanted in the patient?