MR A4 Research Protocol

Revised - 6/15/2015
Charge as Brain WO and fMRI without MD

What would Joe do? (WWJD)

Similar in execution to the ADNI study.

RM 4 Only- Head Coil
Sequence   Change Parameters? Change # slices? Coverage/ Angulation Notes
SAG MPRAGE (3D)
NO NO No Angle  Try to position the patient as straight as possible in the scanner to give a midline slice.
AX
T2* NO NO No Angle
 
AX T2 FLAIR
NO NO No Angle
 
AX
fMRI NO NO Resting fMRI - no tasks for the patients
 Instruct patient to keep eyes open for the duration of the MRI
AX DWI NO NO No Angle

AX T2 + FS
NO NO No Angle