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Table 1 Acquisition parameters

From: Quantifying bone marrow inflammatory edema in the spine and sacroiliac joints with thresholding

  Spine SI joints
Orientation Sagittal Semi-coronal
TR (msec) 4250 3700
TE (msec) 51 (for lower spine)
52 (for upper spine)
TI (msec) 145 145
Slice thickness (mm) 4 (for lower spine)
3 (for upper spine)
Gap 10% 10%
Number of slices Minimum of 16 15
  1. TR time to recovery, TE time to echo, TI time to inversion