MR Pediatric CSP WO 2-9yrs Protocol

Revised 7/13/2018

Charge as CSP WO 

2-9 Years

NV or Spine Coil
Localizer Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
SAG T2 DRIVE TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Lateral Sides of Vertebral Bodies
SAG T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Lateral Sides of Vertebral Bodies
SAG STIR TSE 3mm 0.3mm STIR 18cm Lateral Sides of Vertebral Bodies
AXIAL TI TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 15cm Cranio-cervical Junction to Mid T1
AXIAL T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 15cm Cranio-cervical Junction to Mid T1
AXIAL 3D T2 DRIVE TSE 2mm 0.3mm None 15cm Cranio-cervical Junction to Mid T1
When the added sequence “Quick STIR Trauma” is ordered:
 1. Run the following QUICK SAG STIR in addition to the routine SAG STIR
 2. Make two screen captures: 
                        A) showing scan time for Routine STIR sequence 
                        B) showing scan time for Quick STIR sequence
3. Send Sequence and all screen captures to PACS
PHILIPS: SAG STIR TSE 3mm 1mm STIR 20cm SENSE FACTOR = 2. Include Facet Joints
SIEMENS: SAG STIR TSE 3mm 0.3mm STIR 20cm iPAT = 3. Include Facet Joints