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Table 3 Overview of artifact sizes in axial images in the tested sequences

From: Metal artifact reduction in 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET/MRI for prostate cancer patients with hip joint replacement using multiacquisition variable-resonance image combination

 MinimumMaximumMeanSD
Size of artifact (cm2)
MAVRIC-SL12.6242.9326.178.36
T1w-FSE19.69130.7961.5732.05
LAVA-FLEX31.23154.0367.7233.70
Relative reduction of artifact (%), compared to LAVA-FLEX
MAVRIC-SL+ 23.0+ 77.0+ 57.3+ 12.4
T1w-FSE− 69.0+ 46.0+ 9.5+ 21.9