MR Adult Hand W/WO Protocol

Revised - 8/28/2013
Charge as Hand WWO

3T Scanner Only

Flex/ Head Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AXIAL T1 TSE 2mm 0.3mm None 12cm Cover Area of Interest
AXIAL Mid TE T2 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPAIR 12cm Cover Area of Interest
COR T1 TSE 2mm 0.3mm None 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
COR Mid TE T2 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPAIR 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
SAG T1 TSE 2mm 0.3mm None 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
SAG Mid TE T2 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPAIR 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
Contrast Injection
AXIAL T1 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPIR 12cm Cover Area of Interest
COR T1 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPIR 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
SAG T1 Fat Sat TSE 2mm 0.3mm SPIR 12cm Angle Relative to Radio-Ulnar Joint
Notes: USE REST SLAB PROXIMAL TO WRIST TO REDUCE FLOW AND PULSITILE MOTION