MR Adult Entire Foot WO Protocol

Revised - 7/20/2012

Charge as Foot

Use Foot/ankle or Flex Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AXIAL T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 15cm Calcaneus thru toes
AXIAL Mid TE (40-50) T2 Fat Sat TSE 4mm 1mm SPAIR 15cm
SAG T2 STIR TSE 3mm 1mm STIR 15cm Angle to Metatarsals
COR T1 TSE 3mm 1mm None 15cm
COR Mid TE (40-50) T2 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 1mm SPAIR 15cm

Notes:

Forefoot: Angle to Metatarsals

If Sag T2 Fat Sat has poor fat suppression, consider STIR (TE = 40-50) instead

MR Toe Axial
AXIAL
MR Toe/ Foot Sagittal
SAGITTAL
MR Toe/Foot Coronal
CORONAL