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Table 3 MR scanning sequences and parameters

From: Image-guided microwave ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma (≤5.0 cm): is MR guidance more effective than CT guidance?

Section Sequence TE (ms) TR (ms) Slice thickness (mm) Matrix Flip angle Band Width (Hz/pixel)
Transverse section T1 Vibe 1.93 4.56 3.3 216 × 288 9.0 400
Transverse section T2 Haste 106 1000 4.5 137 × 256 180 781
Transverse section Diffusion 83 7100 5.0 192 × 144 90 1670
Coronal section T1 vibe 2.46 6.11 3.0 179 × 256 9.0 410
Sagittal T2 Haste 106 1000 4.0 137 × 256 180 781