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Table 1 Protocol of MR imaging

From: Single isotropic 3D fast spin echo sequence compared with conventional 2D sequences for detecting meniscal and cruciate ligament tears in the knee

  TR TE FOV SEC, THICK GAP Matrix No of se. Rcoms. voxel size (mm) Image time (min)
Standard protocol (A)
Coronal T1 (TSE) 403 7.6 160 4 1 516 × 320 22 NA 4.43
Axial T2 (TSE) 2904.9 111.6 160 4 1 516 × 320 22 NA 3.18
Sagittal PD (TSE) 5000 30 180 4.5 1 512 × 256 75 NA 6.15
Protocol (B)
Sagittal PD-VISTA FS 1600 33 160 0.5 0 320 × 320 300 0.5 × 0.5 × 0.5 6.62
  1. NA not applicable, VISTA volume isotropic turbo spin echo acquisition, FS fat-suppressed