MR Adult Entire Foot WO Protocol

Revised - 12/27/2016

Charge as Foot

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