[Use of SSFSE sequence for cine-MRI of the cervical spine in professional front-line rugby players]

J Radiol. 2006 Sep;87(9):1096-7. doi: 10.1016/s0221-0363(06)74134-8.
[Article in French]


A SSFSE sequence is proposed in the sagittal plane for a cine-MRI of the cervical spine in front-line rugby players. Thus one can complete the static study and improve the detection of canal stenosis and the prevention of spinal cord injuries.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Cervical Vertebrae / injuries*
  • Cervical Vertebrae / pathology*
  • Football / injuries*
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine* / methods