MR Adult Shoulder Arthrogram Protocol
Revised - 10/11/2011
Charge as Shoulder Arthrogram WO
Patients are injected in X-ray and are brought to MRI in a wheelchair by the x-ray tech. The screening form should be filled out.
Images must be checked by the MSK radiologist before the patient gets up off the table.
3T Scanner Only
|Mode||Slice||Gap||FAT SAT||FOV||Scan Range|
|AXIAL||T2 FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPAIR||15cm||Entire Shoulder (Include A/C Joint)|
|AXIAL||T1 FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPIR||15cm||Entire Shoulder (Include A/C Joint)|
|COR||T! FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPIR||15cm||Parallel to Supraspinatous|
|COR||Mid TE T2 FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPAIR||15cm||Parallel to Supraspinatous|
|SAG||T1 FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPIR||15cm||Perpendicular to Supraspinatous|
|SAG||T1 NO FS||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||None||15cm||Perpendicular to Supraspinatous|
|ABER||T1 FAT SAT||TSE||2.5mm||0.5mm||SPIR||15cm||ABER Oblique|
|Notes: Images must be checked by the MSK radiologist before the patient gets off the table.|