A new study from the University Hospital of Zurich shows two-fold acceleration of DTI of peripheral nerves yields similar imaging results using a new EPI sequence with simultanous multi-slice excitation and blipped CAPIRINHA.
Filli L, Piccirelli M, Kenkel D, Boss A, Manoliu A, Andreisek G, Bhat H, Runge VM, Guggenberger R. Accelerated magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging of the median nerve using simultaneous multi-slice echo planar imaging with blipped CAIPIRINHA. Eur Radiol. 2015 Sep 15. [Epub ahead of print]
Â * Gustav Andreisek