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Table 1 Imaging parameters for different MRI sequences

From: Feasibility and impact of using an automated user interface for proton spectroscopy in multiparametric MRI of the prostate

 T2wDWIDCE-MRI
Sequence typeFast spin echoSpin echo EPIT1w 3D FLASH
TR/TE (ms)7500/1016800/674.43/1.6
Echo train length2560-
Slice thickness/gap (mm)3.5/03.5/03.5/0
FOV (mm2)200 × 200260 × 208260 × 260
Acquisition matrix320 × 310160 × 120192 × 140
Voxel size mm30.6 × 0.6 × 3.51.6 × 1.6 × 3.51.4 × 1.4 × 3.5
Parallel imaging mod (acceleration factor)GRAPPA (2)GRAPPA (2)GRAPPA (2)
bvalues-50, 400, 1000-
Averages22, 3, 41
Measurements1140
Acquisition time (min:sec)2:243:384:49
  1. T2W T2-weighted sequence, DWI diffusion-weighted imaging, DCE-MRI dynamic Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging, TR repetition time, TE echo time,