MR Pediatric Stroke Brain WO Protocol

Revised 4/1/2011
Charge for Brain WO
0 Months to 2 Years - 3mm Slices, 1mm Gap
2 Years to 9 Years- 4mm Slices 1mm Gap
Above 9 years use Adult Protocol
Head Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
SAG T1 SE SE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T2 TSE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T1 TSE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T2* GRE GRE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL DWI 2mm Voxel SE EPI 3mm 0.3mm SPIR 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
COR
Run on pts 0-2 yrs old ONLY
T2 TSE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
COR FLAIR TSE 3-4mm 1mm None 20cm Frontal through Occipital Bone
AXIAL ASL Single Phase FFE EPI 6mm 1mm None 23cm Place from top down. Do Not Send RAW Data to PACS
AXIAL ASL Single Phase FFE EPI 6mm 1mm None 23cm See screen capture for slice placement. Archive RAW Data to DVD
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old
ASL Single Phase Slice positioning. Place slices from top down.
Peds Stroke Brain ASL Single Phase
ASL Multi Phase Positioning
Peds Stroke Brain ASL Multi Phase