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Table 1 MRI pulse sequences used in this study

From: Comparison of 2D Fat Suppressed Proton Density (FS-PD) and 3D (WATS-c) MRI pulse sequences in evaluation of chondromalacia patellae

 FS-PDWATs-C
TR300020
TE308
FA9025
Scan mode2D3D
TechniqueFSEFFE
Slice thickness1.5 mm1.5 mm
Interslice gap0.15 mm0
FOV160 × 160 × 80130 × 130 × 75
Matrix288 × 244256 × 195
Time2:544:21
  1. FA flip angle, FFE fast field echo image, FOV field of view, FS-PD fat-suppressed proton density-weighted image, TE echo time, TR repetition time, WATS-c water-selective cartilage scan