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Table 4 Summary of pros and cons of various reported T1-mapping protocols

From: T1-mapping in the heart: accuracy and precision

  MOLLI 3(3)3(3)5 MOLLI 5s(3s)3s MOLLI 4s(1s)3s(1s)2s ShMOLLI SASHA 2p-fit SASHA 3p-fit
Short breath-hold - + + + + +
HR insensitivity - + + + + +
Absolute accuracy - - - - + ++
Precision ++ ++ ++ + + -
Few image artifacts + ++ ++ ++ - -
Reproducibility - ++ ++ ++ - -
  1. (++denotes good, + denotes fair, - denotes poor).