List of Abbreviations:CDE (common data element), CNS (central nervous system), CT (computed tomography), DAI (diffusion axonal injury), DTI (diffusion tensor imaging), DWI (diffusion weighted imaging), fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging), GRE (gradient-recalled echo), MR (magnetic resonance), MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), NCT (noncontrast computed tomography), PET (positron emission tomography), T2* (T2 star (T2-weighted gradient-recalled echo)), T2 FLAIR (T2-weighted fluid attenuated inversion recovery), TAI (traumatic axonal injury), TBI (traumatic brain injury)
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Common Data Elements Neuroimaging Working Group members also included Thomas DeGraba, MD, Timothy Duncan, MD, Elie Elovic, MD, Robin Hurley, MD, James Smirniotopoulos, MD, and Doug Smith, MD. Pediatric Working Group members included Jill V. Hunter, MD, Karen A. Tong, MD, and Barbara Holshouser, PhD.
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A companion article, with a strong focus on the technical aspects of imaging, appeared in the September 2010 issue of Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging as Common Data Elements in Radiologic Imaging of Traumatic Brain Injury, E. Mark Haacke, PhD, Ann Christine Duhaime, MD, Alisa D. Gean, MD, et al. (J. Magn. Reson. Imaging 2010;32:516-43).
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