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Table 1 bSSFP cine imaging sequence parameters

From: A comparison of cine CMR imaging at 0.55 T and 1.5 T

 0.55 T breath-held bSSFP cine1.5 T breath-held bSSFP cine0.55 T free breathing re-binned bSSFP cine1.5 T free breathing re-binned bSSFP cine
Field of view (mm2)360 × 270360 × 270360 × 270360 × 270
Slice thickness (mm)8888
Matrix size256 × 192256 × 140192 × 108192 × 119
TE (ms)1.671.21.341.06
TR (ms)4.12.793.242.52
Acquired temporal resolution (ms)3228N/AN/A
Bandwidth (Hz/Px)35010855011085
Parallel imaging acceleration factor2234
Seconds/slice981816
Calculated Phases30302630
Flip angle (°)78508050
  1. Sequence parameters for breath-held and free breathing re-binned cine acquisitions at 0.55 T and 1.5 T; bSSFP balanced steady statae free precession, TE echo time, TR repetition time