Table 2 T2- and DW parameters used for MRI. FoV: field of view; TE: echo time; TR: repetition time.

From: Short-term increase in discs’ apparent diffusion is associated with pain and mobility improvements after spinal mobilization for low back pain

T2-weighted images
  FoV read: 300 mm
Slices: 13 FoV phase: 100.0%
Dist. Factor: 10% Slice thickness: 4.0 mm
Orientation: S > T2.1 Base resolution: 384
Phase enc. dir.: H>>F Phase resolution: 75%
Phase oversampling: 70% TR: 3500 ms
Flip angle: 150 deg TE: 93 ms
Fat suppression: none Averages: 2
Water suppression: none Concatenations: 1
Antennae: SP3-5 Filter: Distortion corr. (2D)
  Coil elements: SP3-5
Diffusion-weighted images
  FoV read: 400 mm
Slices: 16 FoV phase: 100.0%
Dist. Factor: 10% Slice thickness: 4.0 mm
Orientation: S > T3.6 Base resolution: 192
Phase enc. dir.: A>>P Phase resolution: 80%
Phase oversampling: 34% TR: 3500 ms
Fat suppression: SPAIR TE: 88 ms
Antennae: SP2-5 Averages: 4
  Filter: Distortion corr. (2D)
  Coil elements: SP3-6