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Table 1 Summary of the MR parameters according to the guidelines published at http://http://practicalfmri.blogspot.de/2013/01/a-checklist-for-fmri-acquisition.html

From: A test-retest fMRI dataset for motor, language and spatial attention functions

Sequence T1 DTI fMRI
Overt word repetition Covert verb generation Overt verb generation Motor Landmark
Manufacturer GE
Scanner model Signa HDxt
Magnetic field strength 1.5T
Rx coil type 8 channel phased-array
Pulse sequence type 3D IRP (inversion recovery prepared) single-shot spin-echo echo-planar imaging single-shot gradient-echo echo-planar imaging
Number of shots (if > 1) n/a n/a n/a
PE acceleration factor (if > 1) n/a n/a n/a
PE acceleration type (if > 1) n/a n/a n/a
PE partial Fourier scheme (if used) n/a n/a n/a
In-plane FOV 256 × 256 mm 256 × 256 mm 256 × 256 mm
In-plane matrix 256 × 256 128 × 128 64 × 64
In-plane inline filtering (if any) n/a n/a n/a
Slice thickness 1.3 mm 2 mm 4 mm
Inter-slice gap 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm
Number of slices 156 72 30
Slice acquisition order front to back top to bottom interleaved
Slice orientation coronal axial axial
TR 10 s 16.5 s 5 s 2.5 s 5 s 2.5 s 2.5 s
TE 4 s 98 ms 50 ms
No. of volumes in time series 1 71 (7 × b = 0 and 64 × b = 1000 s/mm2) 76 173 88 184 238
No. of averages/volume (if > 1) n/a n/a n/a
Excitation flip angle (deg) 8 90 90
Fat suppression scheme n/a n/a n/a
Sparse sampling delay (if used) n/a n/a 2.5 s n/a 2.5 s n/a n/a
Prospective motion correction scheme (if used) n/a n/a n/a
Cardiac gating (if used) n/a n/a n/a