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Table 2 Cine steady-state free precession

From: Guidelines and protocols for cardiovascular magnetic resonance in children and adults with congenital heart disease: SCMR expert consensus group on congenital heart disease

  Infant/small child Large child/adult
In-plane resolution (mm) 1.2-2.0 1.5-2.5
Slice thickness (mm) 4-6 5-8
Inter slice gap (mm) 0-2 0-4
Respiratory compensation Free-breathing Breath-holding Breath-holding
Number of signal averages 3 1 1
Reconstructed phases per R-R interval 20-30
ECG gating Retrospective