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Table 1 Sequence parameters for contrast enhanced whole-body magnetic resonance angiography

From: Whole body magnetic resonance angiography and computed tomography angiography in the vascular mapping of head and neck: an intraindividual comparison

Parameter Station I Station II Station II Station IV
TR (ms) 2.6 2.9 3.6 4.0
TE (ms) 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.3
Flip angle (°) 25 21 25 30
Band width (Hz) 620 440 340 290
Slice thickness (mm) 1.2 1.6 1.4 1.2
Slices per slab 88 72 72 96
FOV (mm2) 500 x 328 500 x 375 500 x 328 500 x 328
Parallel acquisition PAT 2 (GRAPPA) PAT 2 (GRAPPA) PAT 2 (GRAPPA) PAT 2 (GRAPPA)
k-space sampling Linear Linear Centric Centric
Voxel size (mm3) 1.1 x 1.5 x 1.2 1.0 x 1.6 1.6 1.0 x 1.4 x 1.4 1.0 x 1.2 x 1.2
Scan time (s) 19 13 15 26