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

Loss of base-to-apex circumferential strain gradient assessed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance in Fabry disease: relationship to T1 mapping, late gadolinium enhancement and hypertrophy
Cardiac involvement is common and is the leading cause of mortality in Fabry disease (FD). We explored the association between cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) myocardial strain, T1 mapping, late gadoli... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 1, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Shobhit Mathur, John G. Dreisbach, Gauri R. Karur, Robert M. Iwanochko, Chantal F. Morel, Syed Wasim, Elsie T. Nguyen, Bernd J. Wintersperger and Kate Hanneman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical value of dark-blood late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance without additional magnetization preparation
For two decades, bright-blood late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) has been considered the reference standard for the non-invasive assessment of myocardial viability. While... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Robert J. Holtackers, Caroline M. Van De Heyning, Muhummad Sohaib Nazir, Imran Rashid, Ioannis Ntalas, Haseeb Rahman, Ren é M. Botnar and Amedeo Chiribiri Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiac MRI improves cardiovascular risk stratification in hazardous occupations
The benefit of cardiovascular magnetic resonance Imaging (CMR) in assessing occupational risk is unknown. Pilots undergo frequent medical assessment for occult disease, which threatens incapacitation or distra... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: David A. Holdsworth, Iain T. Parsons, Rebecca Chamley, Joseph Britton, Christopher Pavitt, A. John Baksi, Stefan Neubauer, Joanna d ’Arcy and Edward D. Nicol Tags: Research Source Type: research

Stress increases intracardiac 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance -derived energetics and vorticity and relates to VO2max in Fontan patients
We hypothesize that dobutamine-induced stress impacts intracardiac hemodynamic parameters and that this may be linked to decreased exercise capacity in Fontan patients. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Vivian P. Kamphuis, Mohammed S. M. Elbaz, Pieter J. van den Boogaard, Lucia J. M. Kroft, Hildo J. Lamb, Mark G. Hazekamp, Monique R. M. Jongbloed, Nico A. Blom, Willem A. Helbing, Arno A. W. Roest and Jos J. M. Westenberg Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multipoint 5D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance - accelerated cardiac- and respiratory-motion resolved mapping of mean and turbulent velocities
Volumetric quantification of mean and fluctuating velocity components of transient and turbulent flows promises a comprehensive characterization of valvular and aortic flow characteristics. Data acquisition us... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jonas Walheim, Hannes Dillinger and Sebastian Kozerke Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Right ventricular shape and function: cardiovascular magnetic resonance reference morphology and biventricular risk factor morphometrics in UK Biobank
The associations between cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors and the biventricular geometry of the right ventricle (RV) and left ventricle (LV) have been difficult to assess, due to subtle and complex sh... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Charl ène Mauger, Kathleen Gilbert, Aaron M. Lee, Mihir M. Sanghvi, Nay Aung, Kenneth Fung, Valentina Carapella, Stefan K. Piechnik, Stefan Neubauer, Steffen E. Petersen, Avan Suinesiaputra and Alistair A. Young Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diagnostic performance of cardiovascular magnetic resonance native T1 and T2 mapping in pediatric patients with acute myocarditis
Multiple studies in adult patients suggest that tissue mapping performed by cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) has excellent diagnostic accuracy in acute myocarditis, however, these techniques have not be... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Matthew D. Cornicelli, Cynthia K. Rigsby, Karen Rychlik, Elfriede Pahl and Joshua D. Robinson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Increased extracellular volume in the liver of pediatric Fontan patients
Patients with single ventricle physiology are at increased risk for developing liver fibrosis. Its extent and prevalence in children with bidirectional cavopulmonary connection (BCPC) and Fontan circulation ar... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Charlotte de Lange, Marjolein J. E. Reichert, Joseph J. Pagano, Mike Seed, Shi-Joon Yoo, Craig S. Broberg, Christopher Z. Lam and Lars Grosse-Wortmann Tags: Research Source Type: research

Noncontrast free-breathing respiratory self-navigated coronary artery cardiovascular magnetic resonance angiography at 3  T using lipid insensitive binomial off-resonant excitation (LIBRE)
Robust and homogeneous lipid suppression is mandatory for coronary artery cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging since the coronary arteries are commonly embedded in epicardial fat. However, effective... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jessica A. M. Bastiaansen, Ruud B. van Heeswijk, Matthias Stuber and Davide Piccini Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diffusion weighted cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for discriminating acute from non-acute deep venous Thrombus
The importance of discriminating acute from non-acute thrombus is highlighted. The study aims to investigate the feasibility of readout-segmented diffusion weighted (DW) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Gang Wu, John Morelli, Yan Xiong, Xuanlin Liu and Xiaoming Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Size of carotid artery intraplaque hemorrhage and acute ischemic stroke: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance Chinese atherosclerosis risk evaluation study
To determine the usefulness of the size of carotid artery intraplaque hemorrhage (IPH) in discriminating the risk of acute ischemic stroke using cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) vessel wall imaging. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 1, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yang Liu, Maoxue Wang, Bing Zhang, Wei Wang, Yun Xu, Yongjun Han, Chun Yuan and Xihai Zhao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Resolving the natural myocardial remodelling brought upon by cardiac contraction; a porcine ex-vivo cardiovascular magnetic resonance study of the left and right ventricle
The three-dimensional rearrangement of the right ventricular (RV) myocardium during cardiac deformation is unknown. Previous in-vivo studies have shown that myocardial left ventricular (LV) deformation is driv... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 1, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Camilla Omann, Peter Agger, Nikolaj B øgh, Christoffer Laustsen, Steffen Ringgaard, Robert S. Stephenson, Robert H. Anderson, Vibeke E. Hjortdal and Morten Smerup Tags: Research Source Type: research

A simple measure of the extent of Ebstein valve rotation with cardiovascular magnetic resonance gives a practical guide to feasibility of surgical cone reconstruction
This study explored practical, easily measureable, cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)-derived attrib... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - June 27, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Marina L. Hughes, Beatrice Bonello, Preeti Choudhary, Jan Marek and Victor Tsang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of caffeine on myocardial perfusion reserve assessed by semiquantitative adenosine stress perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Adenosine is used in stress perfusion cardiac imaging to reveal myocardial ischemia by its vasodilator effects. Caffeine is a competitive antagonist of adenosine. However, previous studies reported inconsisten... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - June 24, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Andreas Seitz, Philipp Kaesemann, Maria Chatzitofi, Stephanie L öbig, Gloria Tauscher, Raffi Bekeredjian, Udo Sechtem, Heiko Mahrholdt and Simon Greulich Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Subclinical myocardial injury in patients with Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1 and preserved ejection fraction – assessment by cardiovascular magnetic resonance
In the original version of this article [1], published on 29 April 2019, there is 1 error in the ‘Method’ section of the article. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - June 3, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Edyta Blaszczyk, Ulrike Grieben, Florian von Knobelsdorff-Brenkenhoff, Peter Kellman, Luisa Schmacht, Stephanie Funk, Simone Spuler and Jeanette Schulz-Menger Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Nasal commensal Staphylococcus epidermidis enhances interferon- λ-dependent immunity against influenza virus
Staphylococcus epidermidis is one of the most abundant colonizers of healthy human mucosa including that in the respiratory tract. As the respiratory microbiome has been linked to host immune responses, this stud... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 30, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Hyun Jik Kim, Ara Jo, Yung Jin Jeon, Sujin An, Kang-Mu Lee, Sang Sun Yoon and Jae Young Choi Tags: Research Source Type: research

The skin microbiome of vertebrates
The skin constitutes the primary physical barrier between vertebrates and their external environment. Characterization of skin microorganisms is essential for understanding how a host evolves in association wi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 23, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ashley A. Ross, Aline Rodrigues Hoffmann and Josh D. Neufeld Tags: Review Source Type: research

Fetal XCMR: a numerical phantom for fetal cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Validating new techniques for fetal cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is challenging due to random fetal movement that precludes repeat measurements. Consequently, fetal CMR development has been largely ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 23, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Christopher W. Roy, Davide Marini, William Paul Segars, Mike Seed and Christopher K. Macgowan Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Correction to: The aorta after coarctation repair – effects of calibre and curvature on arterial haemodynamics
Conclusion’ paragraph of the abstract. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 23, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Michael A. Quail, Patrick Segers, Jennifer A. Steeden and Vivek Muthurangu Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Microbial community drivers of PK/NRP gene diversity in selected global soils
The emergence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens has created an urgent need for novel antimicrobial treatments. Advances in next-generation sequencing have opened new frontiers for discovery programmes for natu... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chiara Borsetto, Gregory C. A. Amos, Ulisses Nunes da Rocha, Alex L. Mitchell, Robert D. Finn, Rabah Forar Laidi, Carlos Vallin, David A. Pearce, Kevin K. Newsham and Elizabeth M. H. Wellington Tags: Research Source Type: research

Competitive interaction with keystone taxa induced negative priming under biochar amendments
Biochar amendments have been widely proposed as a conventional and efficient strategy to promote soil organic carbon (SOC) sequestration via negative priming. Unfortunately, the extent and biological mechanism... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 20, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Lijun Chen, Yuji Jiang, Chao Liang, Yu Luo, Qinsong Xu, Cheng Han, Qiguo Zhao and Bo Sun Tags: Research Source Type: research

In-vivo validation of interpolation-based phase offset correction in cardiovascular magnetic resonance flow quantification: a multi-vendor, multi-center study
A velocity offset error in phase contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is a known problem in clinical assessment of flow volumes in vessels around the heart. Earlier studies have shown that ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 20, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Mark B. M. Hofman, Manouk J. A. Rodenburg, Karin Markenroth Bloch, Beat Werner, Jos J. M. Westenberg, Emanuela R. Valsangiacomo Buechel, Robin Nijveldt, Onno A. Spruijt, Philip J. Kilner, Albert C. van Rossum and Peter D. Gatehouse Tags: Research Source Type: research

Rhizosphere microbiomes diverge among Populus trichocarpa plant-host genotypes and chemotypes, but it depends on soil origin
Plants have developed defense strategies for phytopathogen and herbivore protection via coordinated metabolic mechanisms. Low-molecular weight metabolites produced within plant tissues, such as salicylic acid,... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Allison M. Veach, Reese Morris, Daniel Z. Yip, Zamin K. Yang, Nancy L. Engle, Melissa A. Cregger, Timothy J. Tschaplinski and Christopher W. Schadt Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association of cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived circumferential strain parameters with the risk of ventricular arrhythmia and all-cause mortality in patients with prior myocardial infarction and primary prevention implantable cardioverter defibrillator
Impaired left ventricular (LV) contraction and relaxation may further promote adverse remodeling and may increase the risk of ventricular arrhythmia (VA) in ischemic cardiomyopathy. We aimed to examine the ass... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 16, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Elisabeth H. M. Paiman, Alexander F. A. Androulakis, Rahil Shahzad, Qian Tao, Katja Zeppenfeld, Hildo J. Lamb and Rob J. van der Geest Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantification of aortic pulse wave velocity from a population based cohort: a fully automatic method
Aortic pulse wave velocity (PWV) is an indicator of aortic stiffness and is used as a predictor of adverse cardiovascular events. PWV can be non-invasively assessed using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). PWV ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 13, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Rahil Shahzad, Arun Shankar, Raquel Amier, Robin Nijveldt, Jos J. M. Westenberg, Albert de Roos, Boudewijn P. F. Lelieveldt and Rob J. van der Geest Tags: Research Source Type: research

Myocardial fibrosis by late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance in myotonic muscular dystrophy type 1: highly prevalent but not associated with surface conduction abnormality
Conduction disease and arrhythmias represent a major cause of mortality in myotonic muscular dystrophy type 1 (MMD1). Permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation is the cornerstone of therapy to reduce cardiovascul... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - May 2, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Andrea Cardona, William D. Arnold, John T. Kissel, Subha V. Raman and Karolina M. Zareba Tags: Research Source Type: research

Subclinical myocardial injury in patients with Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 1 and preserved ejection fraction – assessment by cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy type 1 (FSHD1) is an autosomal dominant and the third most common inherited muscle disease. Cardiac involvement is currently described in several muscular dystrophies (MD... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - April 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Edyta Blaszczyk, Ulrike Grieben, Florian von Knobelsdorff-Brenkenhoff, Peter Kellman, Luisa Schmacht, Stephanie Funk, Simone Spuler and Jeanette Schulz-Menger Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fully automated quantification of biventricular volumes and function in cardiovascular magnetic resonance: applicability to clinical routine settings
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) represents the clinical gold standard for the assessment of biventricular morphology and function. Since manual post-processing is time-consuming and prone to observer v... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - April 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: S ören J. Backhaus, Wieland Staab, Michael Steinmetz, Christian O. Ritter, Joachim Lotz, Gerd Hasenfuß, Andreas Schuster and Johannes T. Kowallick Tags: Research Source Type: research

Sorted Golden-step phase encoding: an improved Golden-step imaging technique for cardiac and respiratory self-gated cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Numerous self-gated cardiac imaging techniques have been reported in the literature. Most can track either cardiac or respiratory motion, and many incur some overhead to imaging data acquisition. We previously... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - April 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Liheng Guo and Daniel A. Herzka Tags: Research Source Type: research

The aorta after coarctation repair – effects of calibre and curvature on arterial haemodynamics
Aortic shape has been proposed as an important determinant of adverse haemodynamics following coarctation repair. However, previous studies have not demonstrated a consistent relationship between shape and vas... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - April 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Michael A. Quail, Patrick Segers, Jennifer A. Steeden and Vivek Muthurangu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Kidney transplantation is associated with reduced myocardial fibrosis. A cardiovascular magnetic resonance study with native T1 mapping
The measurement of native T1 through cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is a noninvasive method of assessing myocardial fibrosis without gadolinium contrast. No studies so far have evaluated native T1 aft... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 27, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Mariana Moraes Contti, Maur ício Fregonesi Barbosa, Alejandra del Carmen Villanueva Mauricio, Hong Si Nga, Mariana Farina Valiatti, Henrique Mochida Takase, Ariane Moyses Bravin and Luis Gustavo Modelli de Andrade Tags: Research Source Type: research

Validation of aortic valve 4D flow analysis and myocardial deformation by cardiovascular magnetic resonance in patients after the arterial switch operation
Aortic regurgitation (AR) and subclinical left ventricular (LV) dysfunction expressed by myocardial deformation imaging are common in patients with transposition of the great arteries after the arterial switch... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: W. H. S. van Wijk, J. M. P. J. Breur, J. J. M. Westenberg, M. M. P. Driessen, F. J. Meijboom, B. Driesen, E. C. de Baat, P. A. F. M. Doevendans, T. Leiner and H. B. Grotenhuis Tags: Research Source Type: research

Measuring inorganic phosphate and intracellular pH in the healthy and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy hearts by in vivo 7T 31P-cardiovascular magnetic resonance spectroscopy
Cardiovascular phosphorus MR spectroscopy (31P-CMRS) is a powerful tool for probing energetics in the human heart, through quantification of phosphocreatine (PCr) to adenosine triphosphate (ATP) ratio. In princip... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ladislav Valkovi č, William T. Clarke, Albrecht I. Schmid, Betty Raman, Jane Ellis, Hugh Watkins, Matthew D. Robson, Stefan Neubauer and Christopher T. Rodgers Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Automated quality control in image segmentation: application to the UK Biobank cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging study
The trend towards large-scale studies including population imaging poses new challenges in terms of quality control (QC). This is a particular issue when automatic processing tools such as image segmentation m... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Robert Robinson, Vanya V. Valindria, Wenjia Bai, Ozan Oktay, Bernhard Kainz, Hideaki Suzuki, Mihir M. Sanghvi, Nay Aung, Jos é Miguel Paiva, Filip Zemrak, Kenneth Fung, Elena Lukaschuk, Aaron M. Lee, Valentina Carapella, Young Jin Kim, Stefan K. Piechnik Tags: Research Source Type: research

High resolution, 3-dimensional Ferumoxytol-enhanced cardiovascular magnetic resonance venography in central venous occlusion
Although cardiovascular magnetic resonance venography (CMRV) is generally regarded as the technique of choice for imaging the central veins, conventional CMRV is not ideal. Gadolinium-based contrast agents (GB... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 11, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Puja Shahrouki, John M. Moriarty, Sarah N. Khan, Biraj Bista, Stephen T. Kee, Brian G. DeRubertis, Takegawa Yoshida, Kim-Lien Nguyen and J. Paul Finn Tags: Research Source Type: research

A cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) safe metal braided catheter design for interventional CMR at 1.5  T: freedom from radiofrequency induced heating and preserved mechanical performance
Catheter designs incorporating metallic braiding have high torque control and kink resistance compared with unbraided alternatives. However, metallic segments longer than a quarter wavelength (~  12 cm for 1.5 ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Korel D. Yildirim, Burcu Basar, A. E. Campbell-Washburn, Daniel A. Herzka, Ozgur Kocaturk and Robert J. Lederman Tags: Research Source Type: research

Microvasculature and intraplaque hemorrhage in atherosclerotic carotid lesions: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging study
The presence of intraplaque haemorrhage (IPH) has been related to plaque rupture, is associated with plaque progression, and predicts cerebrovascular events. However, the mechanisms leading to IPH are not full... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - March 4, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Genevi ève A. J. C. Crombag, Floris H. B. M. Schreuder, Raf H. M. van Hoof, Martine T. B. Truijman, Nicky J. A. Wijnen, Stefan A. Vöö, Patty J. Nelemans, Sylvia Heeneman, Paul J. Nederkoorn, Jan-Willem H. Daemen, Mat J. A. P. Daemen, Werner H. Mess, J. Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of myocardial fibrosis quantification methods by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging for risk stratification of patients with suspected myocarditis
Although the presence of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) is a significant discriminator of events in patients with suspected myocarditis, no data are ava... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Christoph Gr äni, Christian Eichhorn, Loïc Bière, Kyoichi Kaneko, Venkatesh L. Murthy, Vikram Agarwal, Ayaz Aghayev, Michael Steigner, Ron Blankstein, Michael Jerosch-Herold and Raymond Y. Kwong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Visualization of coronary arteries in paediatric patients using whole-heart coronary magnetic resonance angiography: comparison of image-navigation and the standard approach for respiratory motion compensation
To investigate the use of respiratory motion compensation using image-based navigation (iNAV) with constant respiratory efficiency using single end-expiratory thresholding (CRUISE) for coronary magnetic resona... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Mari Nieves Velasco Forte, Israel Valverde, Nanda Prabhu, Teresa Correia, Srinivas Ananth Narayan, Aaron Bell, Sujeev Mathur, Reza Razavi, Tarique Hussain, Kuberan Pushparajah and Markus Henningsson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantification in cardiovascular magnetic resonance: agreement of software from three different vendors on assessment of left ventricular function, 2D flow and parametric mapping
Quantitative results of cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) image analysis influence clinical decision making. Image analysis is performed based on dedicated software. The manufacturers provide different a... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Leonora Zange, Fabian Muehlberg, Edyta Blaszczyk, Susanne Schwenke, Julius Traber, Stephanie Funk and Jeanette Schulz-Menger Tags: Research Source Type: research

In vitro optimization and comparison of CT angiography versus radial cardiovascular magnetic resonance for the quantification of cross-sectional areas and coronary endothelial function
Our objectives were first to determine the optimal coronary computed tomography angiography (CTA) protocol for the quantification and detection of simulated coronary artery cross-sectional area (CSA) differenc... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - February 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: J érôme Yerly, Fabio Becce, Ruud B. van Heeswijk, Francis R. Verdun, Danilo Gubian, Reto Meuli and Matthias Stuber Tags: Research Source Type: research

Myocardial triglycerides in cardiac amyloidosis assessed by proton cardiovascular magnetic resonance spectroscopy
Cardiac involvement of amyloidosis leads to left-ventricular (LV) wall thickening with progressive heart failure requiring rehospitalization. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is a valuable tool to non-i... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 31, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Mareike Gastl, Sophie M. Peereboom, Alexander Gotschy, Maximilian Fuetterer, Constantin von Deuster, Florian Boenner, Malte Kelm, Rahel Schwotzer, Andreas J. Flammer, Robert Manka and Sebastian Kozerke Tags: Research Source Type: research

Safety and prognostic value of regadenoson stress cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in heart transplant recipients
There is a critical need for non-invasive methods to detect coronary allograft vasculopathy and to risk stratify heart transplant recipients. Vasodilator stress testing using cardiovascular magnetic resonance ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 24, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Felipe Kazmirczak, Prabhjot S. Nijjar, Lei Zhang, Andrew Hughes, Ko-Hsuan Amy Chen, Osama Okasha, Cindy M. Martin, Mehmet Ak çakaya, Afshin Farzaneh-Far and Chetan Shenoy Tags: Research Source Type: research

Fetal hemodynamics and cardiac streaming assessed by 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance in fetal sheep
To date it has not been possible to obtain a comprehensive 3D assessment of fetal hemodynamics because of the technical challenges inherent in imaging small cardiac structures, movement of the fetus during dat... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Eric M. Schrauben, Brahmdeep Singh Saini, Jack R. T. Darby, Jia Yin Soo, Mitchell C. Lock, Elaine Stirrat, Greg Stortz, John G. Sled, Janna L. Morrison, Mike Seed and Christopher K. Macgowan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Late effects of pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation on left ventricular function, aortic stiffness and myocardial tissue characteristics
Pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) recipients are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease later in life. As HSCT survival has significantly improved, with a growing number of HSCT ind... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Elisabeth H. M. Paiman, Marloes Louwerens, Dorine Bresters, Jos J. M. Westenberg, Qian Tao, Rob J. van der Geest, Arjan C. Lankester, Arno A. W. Roest and Hildo J. Lamb Tags: Research Source Type: research

Automated analysis of cardiovascular magnetic resonance myocardial native T1 mapping images using fully convolutional neural networks
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) myocardial native T1 mapping allows assessment of interstitial diffuse fibrosis. In this technique, the global and regional T1 are measured manually by drawing region of in... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ahmed S. Fahmy, Hossam El-Rewaidy, Maryam Nezafat, Shiro Nakamori and Reza Nezafat Tags: Research Source Type: research