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Table 1 MR imaging parameters used in the study

From: Role of magnetic resonance imaging on fingers in diagnosis of post-traumatic tendon and ligament injuries

Pulse sequences T1WI T2WI STIR PD
TR 400–600 ms 2000–4000 ms 2000 ms 1000 ms
TE 15–25 ms 70–100 ms 48 s 15–25 ms
Slice thickness 2.5 mm 2.5 mm 2.5 mm 2.5 mm
Interslice gap 2–3 mm 2–3 mm 2–3 mm 2–3 mm
Matrix size 256 × 256 pixels 256 × 256 pixels 256 × 256 pixels 256 × 256 pixels
FOV 12 cm 12 cm 12 cm 12 cm
Time of examination 2–3 min 2–3 min 5 min 5 min
  1. TR; Repetition time, TE; echo time, FOV; field-of-view, STIR; short tau inversion recovery, PD; proton density, msec; millisecond, sec; second, mm; millimeter, cm; centimeter