Standardized cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) protocols: 2020 update
This document is an update to the 2013 publication of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) Board of Trustees Task Force on Standardized Protocols. Concurrent with this publication, 3 additi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Christopher M. Kramer, J örg Barkhausen, Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci, Scott D. Flamm, Raymond J. Kim and Eike Nagel Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Imaging of the pulmonary vasculature in congenital heart disease without gadolinium contrast: Intraindividual comparison of a novel Compressed SENSE accelerated 3D modified REACT with 4D contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography
The original publication of this article [1], contained graphical errors in Figs. 1 and 2. This does not impact the display of the mean differences of the Bland-Altman plots. The updated figures (Fig. 1 and Fi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 21, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Lenhard Pennig, Anton Wagner, Kilian Weiss, Simon Lennartz, Jan-Peter Grunz, David Maintz, Kai Roman Laukamp, Tilman Hickethier, Claas Philip Naehle, Alexander Christian Bunck and Jonas Doerner Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Feasibility of contrast-enhanced coronary artery magnetic resonance angiography using compressed sensing
Coronary magnetic resonance angiography (CMRA) is a promising technique for assessing the coronary arteries. However, a disadvantage of CMRA is the comparatively long acquisition time. Compressed sensing (CS) ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 13, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Kuniaki Hirai, Teruhito Kido, Tomoyuki Kido, Ryo Ogawa, Yuki Tanabe, Masashi Nakamura, Naoto Kawaguchi, Akira Kurata, Kouki Watanabe, Osamu Yamaguchi, Michaela Schmidt, Christoph Forman and Teruhito Mochizuki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Imaging, biomarker and invasive assessment of diffuse left ventricular myocardial fibrosis in atrial fibrillation
Using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR), it is possible to detect diffuse fibrosis of the left ventricle (LV) in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), which may be independently associated with... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Gordon A. Begg, Peter P. Swoboda, Rashed Karim, Tobias Oesterlein, Kawal Rhode, Arun V. Holden, John P. Greenwood, Eduard Shantsila, Gregory Y. H. Lip, Sven Plein and Muzahir H. Tayebjee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sub-segmental quantification of single (stress)-pass perfusion CMR improves the diagnostic accuracy for detection of obstructive coronary artery disease
Myocardial perfusion with cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is an established diagnostic test for evaluation of myocardial ischaemia. For quantification purposes, the 16 segment American Heart As... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 6, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Melanie T. P. Le, Niloufar Zarinabad, Tommaso D ’Angelo, Ibnul Mia, Robert Heinke, Thomas J. Vogl, Andreas Zeiher, Eike Nagel and Valentina O. Puntmann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Normal right and left ventricular volumes prospectively obtained from cardiovascular magnetic resonance in awake, healthy, 0- 12 year old children
Pediatric z scores are necessary to describe size and structure of the heart in growing children, however, development of an accurate z score calculator requires robust normal datasets, which are difficult to ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 3, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Laura J. Olivieri, Jiji Jiang, Karin Hamann, Yue-Hin Loke, Adrienne Campbell-Washburn, Hui Xue, Robert McCarter and Russell Cross Tags: Research Source Type: research

The application of exercise stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance in patients with suspected dilated cardiomyopathy
The imaging features of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) overlap with physiological exercise-induced cardiac remodeling in active and otherwise healthy individuals. Distinguishing the two conditions is challenging... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 3, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Thu-Thao Le, Jennifer Ann Bryant, Briana Wei Yin Ang, Chee Jian Pua, Boyang Su, Pei Yi Ho, Shiqi Lim, Weiting Huang, Phong Teck Lee, Hak Chiaw Tang, Chee Tang Chin, Boon Yew Tan, Stuart Alexander Cook and Calvin Woon-Loong Chin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Respiratory motion-compensated high-resolution 3D whole-heart T1 ρ mapping
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) T1 ρ mapping can be used to detect ischemic or non-ischemic cardiomyopathy without the need of exogenous contrast agents. Current 2D myocardial T1ρ mapping requires multi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 3, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Haikun Qi, Aurelien Bustin, Thomas Kuestner, Reza Hajhosseiny, Gastao Cruz, Karl Kunze, Radhouene Neji, Ren é M. Botnar and Claudia Prieto Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance based diagnosis of left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy: impact of cine bSSFP strain analysis
Investigation of the myocardial strain characteristics of the left ventricular non-compaction (LVNC) phenotype with cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) feature tracking. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 30, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: John G. Dreisbach, Shobhit Mathur, Christian P. Houbois, Erwin Oechslin, Heather Ross, Kate Hanneman and Bernd J. Wintersperger Tags: Research Source Type: research

Imaging of the pulmonary vasculature in congenital heart disease without gadolinium contrast: Intraindividual comparison of a novel Compressed SENSE accelerated 3D modified REACT with 4D contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography
In this study, we compared a novel Compressed SENSE accelerated (factor 9) electrocar... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Lenhard Pennig, Anton Wagner, Kilian Weiss, Simon Lennartz, Jan-Peter Grunz, David Maintz, Kai Roman Laukamp, Tilman Hickethier, Claas Philip Naehle, Alexander Christian Bunck and Jonas Doerner Tags: Research Source Type: research

Z-score mapping for standardized analysis and reporting of cardiovascular magnetic resonance modified Look-Locker inversion recovery (MOLLI) T1 data: Normal behavior and validation in patients with amyloidosis
T1 mapping using modified Look-Locker inversion recovery (MOLLI) provides quantitative information on myocardial tissue composition. T1 results differ between sites due to variations in hardware and software e... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 20, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Riccardo Kranzusch, Fabian aus dem Siepen, Stephanie Wiesemann, Leonora Zange, Sarah Jeuthe, Tiago Ferreira da Silva, Titus Kuehne, Burkert Pieske, Christoph Tillmanns, Matthias G. Friedrich, Jeanette Schulz-Menger and Daniel R. Messroghli Tags: Research Source Type: research

Highly accelerated 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance using a pseudo-spiral Cartesian acquisition and compressed sensing reconstruction for carotid flow and wall shear stress
4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) enables visualization of complex blood flow and quantification of biomarkers for vessel wall disease, such as wall shear stress (WSS). Because of the inherently ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 20, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Eva S. Peper, Lukas M. Gottwald, Qinwei Zhang, Bram F. Coolen, Pim van Ooij, Aart J. Nederveen and Gustav J. Strijkers Tags: Research Source Type: research

Three-dimensional assessment of coronary high-intensity plaques with T1-weighted cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging to predict periprocedural myocardial injury after elective percutaneous coronary intervention
Periprocedural myocardial injury (pMI) is a common complication of elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) that reduces some of the beneficial effects of coronary revascularization and impacts the ri... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Hayato Hosoda, Yasuhide Asaumi, Teruo Noguchi, Yoshiaki Morita, Yu Kataoka, Fumiyuki Otsuka, Kazuhiro Nakao, Masashi Fujino, Toshiyuki Nagai, Michikazu Nakai, Kunihiro Nishimura, Atsushi Kono, Yoshiaki Komori, Tomoya Hoshi, Akira Sato, Tomohiro Kawasaki & Tags: Research Source Type: research

Co-existing cerebrovascular atherosclerosis predicts subsequent vascular event: a multi-contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging study
This study aimed to determine the rel... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 13, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Jin Li, Dongye Li, Dandan Yang, Ran Huo, Xiaoyi Chen, Yilan Xu, Wei Dai, Dan Zhou and Xihai Zhao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hyper-acute cardiovascular magnetic resonance T1 mapping predicts infarct characteristics in patients with ST elevation myocardial infarction
Myocardial recovery after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarction is variable and the extent and severity of injury are difficult to predict. We sought to investigate the role... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 9, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Mohammad Alkhalil, Alessandra Borlotti, Giovanni Luigi De Maria, Mathias Wolfrum, Sam Dawkins, Gregor Fahrni, Lisa Gaughran, Jeremy P. Langrish, Andrew Lucking, Vanessa M. Ferreira, Rajesh K. Kharbanda, Adrian P. Banning, Erica Dall ’Armellina, Keith M. Tags: Research Source Type: research

Left ventricular function recovery in peripartum cardiomyopathy: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study by myocardial T1 and T2 mapping
Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is rare and potentially life-threatening; its etiology remains unclear. Imaging characteristics on cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) and their prognostic significance hav... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 6, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yao-Dan Liang, Yuan-Wei Xu, Wei-Hao Li, Ke Wan, Jia-Yu Sun, Jia-Yi Lin, Qing Zhang, Xiao-Yue Zhou and Yu-Cheng Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantification of left atrial function in patients with non-obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy by cardiovascular magnetic resonance feature tracking imaging: a feasibility and reproducibility study
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and is associated with adverse outcomes in HCM patients. Although the left atrial (LA) diameter has consistently been... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 2, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yingxia Yang, Gang Yin, Yong Jiang, Lei Song, Shihua Zhao and Minjie Lu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance: 2017/2018 in review
There were 89 articles published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (JCMR) in 2017, including 76 original research papers, 4 reviews, 5 technical notes, 1 guideline, and 3 corrections. The volume... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 30, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Warren J. Manning Tags: Review Source Type: research

Clinical practice of cardiovascular magnetic resonance: position statement of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance
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Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 23, 2019 Category: Radiology Tags: Position statement Source Type: research

Ferumoxytol-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance detection of early stage acute myocarditis
This study examined whether ferumoxytol-enhanced CMR (FE-CMR) could detect an earlier stage ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 16, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yuko Tada, Atsushi Tachibana, Shahriar Heidary, Phillip C. Yang, Michael V. McConnell and Rajesh Dash Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of different methods for the estimation of aortic pulse wave velocity from 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Arterial pulse wave velocity (PWV) is associated with increased mortality in aging and disease. Several studies have shown the accuracy of applanation tonometry carotid-femoral PWV (Cf-PWV) and the relevance o... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Sophia Houriez--Gombaud-Saintonge, Elie Mousseaux, Ioannis Bargiotas, Alain De Cesare, Thomas Dietenbeck, Kevin Bouaou, Alban Redheuil, Gilles Soulat, Alain Giron, Umit Gencer, Damian Craiem, Emmanuel Messas, Emilie Bollache, Yasmina Chenoune and Nadjia K Tags: Research Source Type: research

Long term CMR follow up of patients with right ventricular abnormality and clinically suspected arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC)
The Task Force Criteria (TFC) for arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) was updated in 2010 to improve specificity. There was concern however that the revised cardiovascular magnetic resonance... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Giuseppe Femia, Christopher Semsarian, Mark McGuire, Raymond W. Sy and Rajesh Puranik Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantification of blood flow in the fetus with cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging using Doppler ultrasound gating: validation against metric optimized gating
Fetal cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is used clinically and for research, but has been previously limited due to lack of direct gating methods. A CMR-compatible Doppler ultrasound (DUS) gating... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Daniel Salehi, Liqun Sun, Katarina Steding-Ehrenborg, Sebastian Bidhult, Fabian Kording, Christian Ruprecht, Christopher K. Macgowan, Michael Seed, Anthony H. Aletras, H åkan Arheden and Erik Hedström Tags: Research Source Type: research

The relative contributions of myocardial perfusion, blood volume and extracellular volume to native T1 and native T2 at rest and during adenosine stress in normal physiology
Both ischemic and non-ischemic heart disease can cause disturbances in the myocardial blood volume (MBV), myocardial perfusion and the myocardial extracellular volume fraction (ECV). Recent studies suggest tha... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jannike Nickander, Raquel Themudo, Simon Thal én, Andreas Sigfridsson, Hui Xue, Peter Kellman and Martin Ugander Tags: Research Source Type: research

T2STIR preparation for single-shot cardiovascular magnetic resonance myocardial edema imaging
Myocardial edema in acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is commonly imaged using dark-blood short tau inversion recovery turbo spin echo (STIR-TSE) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR). The technique is sensi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yanjie Zhu, Dan Yang, Lixian Zou, Yucheng Chen, Xin Liu and Yiu-Cho Chung Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Free breathing three-dimensional cardiac quantitative susceptibility mapping for differential cardiac chamber blood oxygenation – initial validation in patients with cardiovascular disease inclusive of direct comparison to invasive catheterization
Differential blood oxygenation between left (LV) and right ventricles (RV; ΔSaO2) is a key index of cardiac performance; LV dysfunction yields increased RV blood pool deoxygenation. Deoxyhemoglobin increases bloo... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yan Wen, Jonathan W. Weinsaft, Thanh D. Nguyen, Zhe Liu, Evelyn M. Horn, Harsimran Singh, Jonathan Kochav, Sarah Eskreis-Winkler, Kofi Deh, Jiwon Kim, Martin R. Prince, Yi Wang and Pascal Spincemaille Tags: Research Source Type: research

The dynamics of extracellular gadolinium-based contrast agent excretion into pleural and pericardial effusions quantified by T1 mapping cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Excretion of cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) extracellular gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCA) into pleural and pericardial effusions, sometimes referred to as vicarious excretion, has been describ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Simon Thal én, Maren Maanja, Andreas Sigfridsson, Eva Maret, Peder Sörensson and Martin Ugander Tags: Research Source Type: research

Supine, prone, right and left gravitational effects on human pulmonary circulation
Body position can be optimized for pulmonary ventilation/perfusion matching during surgery and intensive care. However, positional effects upon distribution of pulmonary blood flow and vascular distensibility ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Bj örn Wieslander, Joao Génio Ramos, Malin Ax, Johan Petersson and Martin Ugander Tags: Research Source Type: research

Repaired coarctation of the aorta, persistent arterial hypertension and the selfish brain
It has been estimated that 20 –30% of repaired aortic coarctation (CoA) patients develop hypertension, with significant cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. Vertebral artery hypoplasia (VAH) with an incomple... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jonathan C. L. Rodrigues, Matthew F. R. Jaring, Melissa C. Werndle, Konstantina Mitrousi, Stephen M. Lyen, Angus K. Nightingale, Mark C. K. Hamilton, Stephanie L. Curtis, Nathan E. Manghat, Julian F. R. Paton and Emma C. Hart Tags: Research Source Type: research

Feasibility of real-time cine cardiac magnetic resonance imaging to predict the presence of significant retrosternal adhesions prior to redo-sternotomy
Injury to vital structures posterior to the sternum is a complication associated with redo sternotomy in congenital cardiac surgery. The goal of our study was a novel evaluation of real-time cine cardiovascula... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 31, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Riad Abou Zahr, Vasu Gooty, Animesh Tandon, Gerald Greil, Timothy Pirolli, Ryan Davies, Robert Jaquiss, Claudio Ramaciotti and Tarique Hussain Tags: Research Source Type: research

Surveillance of abdominal aortic aneurysm using accelerated 3D non-contrast black-blood cardiovascular magnetic resonance with compressed sensing (CS-DANTE-SPACE)
3D non-contrast high-resolution black-blood cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) (DANTE-SPACE) has been used for surveillance of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) and validated against computed tomography (CT... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chengcheng Zhu, Lizhen Cao, Zhaoying Wen, Sinyeob Ahn, Esther Raithel, Christoph Forman, Michael Hope and David Saloner Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Accelerated aortic 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance using compressed sensing: applicability, validation and clinical integration
Three-dimensional time-resolved phase-contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance (4D flow CMR) enables the quantification and visualisation of blood flow, but its clinical applicability remains hampered by its... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Elisabeth Neuhaus, Kilian Weiss, Rene Bastkowski, Jonas Koopmann, David Maintz and Daniel Giese Tags: Research Source Type: research

Decreased rotational flow and circumferential wall shear stress as early markers of descending aorta dilation in Marfan syndrome: a 4D flow CMR study
Diseases of the descending aorta have emerged as a clinical issue in Marfan syndrome following improvements in proximal aorta surgical treatment and the consequent increase in life expectancy. Although a role ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: A. Guala, G. Teixido-Tura, L. Dux-Santoy, C. Granato, A. Ruiz-Mu ñoz, F. Valente, L. Galian-Gay, L. Gutiérrez, T. González-Alujas, K. M. Johnson, O. Wieben, A. Sao Avilés, A. Evangelista and J. Rodriguez-Palomares Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fast self-navigated wall shear stress measurements in the murine aortic arch using radial 4D-phase contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance at 17.6  T
4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) and the assessment of wall shear stress (WSS) are non-invasive tools to study cardiovascular risks in vivo. Major limitations of conventional triggered methods a... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Patrick Winter, Kristina Andelovic, Thomas Kampf, Fabian Tobias Gutjahr, Julius Heidenreich, Alma Zernecke, Wolfgang Rudolf Bauer, Peter Michael Jakob and Volker Herold Tags: Research Source Type: research

Improved co-registration of ex-vivo and in-vivo cardiovascular magnetic resonance images using heart-specific flexible 3D printed acrylic scaffold combined with non-rigid registration
Ex-vivo cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging has played an important role in the validation of in-vivo CMR characterization of pathological processes. However, comparison between in-vivo and ex-vivo... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 10, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: John Whitaker, Radhouene Neji, Nicholas Byrne, Esther Puyol-Ant ón, Rahul K. Mukherjee, Steven E. Williams, Henry Chubb, Louisa O’Neill, Orod Razeghi, Adam Connolly, Kawal Rhode, Steven Niederer, Andrew King, Cory Tschabrunn, Elad Anter, Reza Nezafat & Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Machine learning in cardiovascular magnetic resonance: basic concepts and applications
Machine learning (ML) is making a dramatic impact on cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) in many ways. This review seeks to highlight the major areas in CMR where ML, and deep learning in particular, can a... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Tim Leiner, Daniel Rueckert, Avan Suinesiaputra, Bettina Bae ßler, Reza Nezafat, Ivana Išgum and Alistair A. Young Tags: Review Source Type: research

Model-based myocardial T1 mapping with sparsity constraints using single-shot inversion-recovery radial FLASH cardiovascular magnetic resonance
This study develops a model-based myocardial T1 mapping technique with sparsity constraints which employs a single-shot inversion-recovery (IR) radial fast low angle shot (FLASH) cardiovascular magnetic resona... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 19, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xiaoqing Wang, Florian Kohler, Christina Unterberg-Buchwald, Joachim Lotz, Jens Frahm and Martin Uecker Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Assessment of the regional distribution of normalized circumferential strain in the thoracic and abdominal aorta using DENSE cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Displacement Encoding with Stimulated Echoes (DENSE) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) of the aortic wall offers the potential to improve patient-specific diagnostics and prognostics of diverse aortopath... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 16, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: John S. Wilson, W. Robert Taylor and John Oshinski Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantification of lung water in heart failure using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Pulmonary edema is a cardinal feature of heart failure but no quantitative tests are available in clinical practice. The goals of this study were to develop a simple cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) app... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Richard B. Thompson, Kelvin Chow, Joseph J. Pagano, Viktor Sekowski, Evangelos D. Michelakis, Wayne Tymchak, Mark J. Haykowsky, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Gavin Y. Oudit, Jason R. B. Dyck, Padma Kaul, Anamaria Savu and D. Ian Paterson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance-guided right heart catheterization in a conventional CMR environment – predictors of procedure success and duration in pulmonary artery hypertension
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) is valuable for the investigation and management of pulmonary artery hypertension (PAH), but the direct measurement of pulmonary hemodynamics by right heart cath... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 9, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Daniel S. Knight, Tushar Kotecha, Ana Martinez-Naharro, James T. Brown, Michele Bertelli, Marianna Fontana, Vivek Muthurangu and J. Gerry Coghlan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characterizing cardiac involvement in amyloidosis using cardiovascular magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging
In-vivo cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) allows imaging of alterations of cardiac fiber architecture in diseased hearts. Cardiac amyloidosis (CA) causes myocardial infiltr... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 5, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Alexander Gotschy, Constantin von Deuster, Robbert J. H. van Gorkum, Mareike Gastl, Ella Vintschger, Rahel Schwotzer, Andreas J. Flammer, Robert Manka, Christian T. Stoeck and Sebastian Kozerke Tags: Research Source Type: research

Dynamic quantitative nonenhanced magnetic resonance angiography of the abdominal aorta and lower extremities using cine fast interrupted steady-state in combination with arterial spin labeling: a feasibility study
Cine fast interrupted steady-state in combination with arterial spin labeling is a recently described nonenhanced magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) technique that relies on bolus tracking for time-resolved ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 2, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Emily A. Aherne, Ioannis Koktzoglou, Benjamin B. Lind and Robert R. Edelman Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Multiparametric cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in acute myocarditis: a comparison of different measurement approaches
Myocardial T1 and T2 mapping are reliable diagnostic markers for the detection and follow up of acute myocarditis. The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic performance of current mapping measurement... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Darius Dabir, Thomas M. Vollbrecht, Julian A. Luetkens, Daniel L. R. Kuetting, Alexander Isaak, Andreas Feisst, Rolf Fimmers, Alois M. Sprinkart, Hans H. Schild and Daniel Thomas Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prognostic value of novel imaging parameters derived from standard cardiovascular magnetic resonance in high risk patients with systemic light chain amyloidosis
The differentiated assessment of functional parameters besides morphological changes is essential for the evaluation of prognosis in systemic immunoglobulin light chain (AL) amyloidosis. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Nisha Arenja, Florian Andre, Johannes H. Riffel, Fabian aus dem Siepen, Ute Hegenbart, Stefan Sch önland, Arnt V. Kristen, Hugo A. Katus and Sebastian J. Buss Tags: Research Source Type: research

Genetic variants of HIF1 α are associated with right ventricular fibrotic load in repaired tetralogy of Fallot patients: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
Studies suggest that right ventricular (RV) fibrosis is associated with RV remodeling and long-term outcomes in patients with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). Pre-operative hypoxia may increase expression of hypoxia... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 19, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Thanh T. Hoang, Paulo Henrique Manso, Sharon Edman, Laura Mercer-Rosa, Laura E. Mitchell, Anshuman Sewda, Michael D. Swartz, Mark A. Fogel, A. J. Agopian and Elizabeth Goldmuntz Tags: Research Source Type: research

The amount of late gadolinium enhancement outperforms current guideline-recommended criteria in the identification of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at risk of sudden cardiac death
Identifying the patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) in whom the risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD) justifies the implantation of a cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) in primary prevention remains cha... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Pedro Freitas, Ant ónio Miguel Ferreira, Edmundo Arteaga-Fernández, Murrilo de Oliveira Antunes, João Mesquita, João Abecasis, Hugo Marques, Carla Saraiva, Daniel Nascimento Matos, Rita Rodrigues, Nuno Cardim, Charles Mady and Carlos Eduardo Rochitte Tags: Research Source Type: research

Neural-network classification of cardiac disease from 31P cardiovascular magnetic resonance spectroscopy measures of creatine kinase energy metabolism
The heart ’s energy demand per gram of tissue is the body’s highest and creatine kinase (CK) metabolism, its primary energy reserve, is compromised in common heart diseases. Here, neural-network analysis is use... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Meiyappan Solaiyappan, Robert G. Weiss and Paul A. Bottomley Tags: Research Source Type: research

Echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance based evaluation of myocardial strain and relationship with late gadolinium enhancement
We sought to: (1) determine the agreement in cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) and speckle tracking echocardiography (STE) derived strain measurements, (2) compare their reproducibility, (3) determine wh... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jennifer Erley, Davide Genovese, Natalie Tapaskar, Nazia Alvi, Nina Rashedi, Stephanie A. Besser, Keigo Kawaji, Neha Goyal, Sebastian Kelle, Roberto M. Lang, Victor Mor-Avi and Amit R. Patel Tags: Research Source Type: research

mDixon ECG-gated 3-dimensional cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography in patients with congenital cardiovascular disease
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) angiography (CMRA) is an important non-invasive imaging tool for congenital heart disease (CHD) and aortopathy patients. The conventional 3D balanced steady-state free p... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Soultana Kourtidou, Marty R. Jones, Ryan A. Moore, Justin T. Tretter, Nicholas J. Ollberding, Eric J. Crotty, Mantosh S. Rattan, Robert J. Fleck and Michael D. Taylor Tags: Research Source Type: research

High-energy external defibrillation and transcutaneous pacing during MRI: feasibility and safety
Rapid application of external defibrillation, a crucial first-line therapy for ventricular fibrillation and cardiac arrest, is currently unavailable in the setting of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), raising ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 5, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Vladimir Shusterman, Denice Hodgson-Zingman, Daniel Thedens, Xiaodong Zhu, Stacy Hoffman, Jessica C. Sieren, Gina M. Morgan, Anthony Faranesh and Barry London Tags: Research Source Type: research