MR Pediatric Lumbar Spine WO

Should an axial T1 be included?

Yes. For this pediatric lumbar spine WO study, an axial T1 is always required. 

Other notes:

Do not change parameters including sense factors to reduce scan time. 

Last updated: 1/25/22
Charge as: Lumbar Spine WO
Scanner preference: DCH7
Coil: NV and Anterior Torso Coil

Plane Weighting Mode Slice (mm) Gap (mm) FAT SAT FOV (cm) MPR (mm) Notes
SAG T2 3D TSE 1 or less 0 or less no AXIAL 1/0
SAG T2 2D TSE dixon 3 0 Dixon: InPhase & Water only no
SAG T1 FLAIR 2D IR-TSE 3 0 no no
AXIAL - required T1 2D TSE 3 0.3 no 10 no Cover mid conus-coccyx. Add two sat bands to form inverted "V" shape.