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Abstract #3636

Time Resolved Echo-shared Angiography Techniques (TREAT) with dedicated peripheral angiography Matrix-Coils and high acceleration factors at 3T: initial experience

Kramer H, Matschl V, Schmitt P, Picciolo M, Reiser M, Schoenberg S, Michaely H
University Hospital of Munich - Grosshadern Campus

One of the last drawbacks of MRA compared to conventional digital subtraction angiography was the absence of dynamic information. The implementation of view-sharing techniques helped to overcome this step. The combination of dedicated angiography coils, parallel imaging and high field strength make it possible to increase temporal resolution to less than 3 seconds per frame at good spatial resolution.