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Table 1 Detailed parameters of our standard examination protocol

From: Magnetic resonance arthrography of the hip: technique and spectrum of findings in younger patients

Sequence Fat-saturated T1-weighted Fat-saturated T1-weighted Fat-saturated T1-weighted Fat-saturated T2-weighted Fat-saturated 3D gradient echo T1-weighted
Orientation Axial oblique Sagittal Coronal Coronal Axial
Slice thickness (mm) 3 3 3 4 1
Slice gap (mm) 1 1 1 1 0.2
Number of slices 20 21 19 19 80
TR (ms) 644 683 634 4000 12,6
TE (ms) 12 12 12 68 6.21
Flip angle (degree) 180 180 180 180 14
Acquisition matrix size (pixels) 384 × 256 384 × 256 384 × 256 512 × 256 256 × 217
Field of view (mm) 180 180 180 385 180