Association of left atrial volume index and all-cause mortality in patients referred for routine cardiovascular magnetic resonance: a multicenter study
Routine cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) allows for the measurement of left atrial (LA) volumes. Normal reference values for LA volumes have been published based on a group of European individuals ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Mohammad A. Khan, Eric Y. Yang, Yang Zhan, Robert M. Judd, Wenyaw Chan, Faisal Nabi, John F. Heitner, Raymond J. Kim, Igor Klem, Sherif F. Nagueh and Dipan J. Shah Tags: Research Source Type: research

Machine learning derived segmentation of phase velocity encoded cardiovascular magnetic resonance for fully automated aortic flow quantification
Phase contrast (PC) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is widely employed for flow quantification, but analysis typically requires time consuming manual segmentation which can require human correction. Ad... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 7, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Alex Bratt, Jiwon Kim, Meridith Pollie, Ashley N. Beecy, Nathan H. Tehrani, Noel Codella, Rocio Perez-Johnston, Maria Chiara Palumbo, Javid Alakbarli, Wayne Colizza, Ian R. Drexler, Clerio F. Azevedo, Raymond J. Kim, Richard B. Devereux and Jonathan W. We Tags: Research Source Type: research

Pelvic cardiovascular magnetic resonance venography: venous changes with patient position and hydration status
To determine the effect of hydration as well as prone versus supine positioning on the pelvic veins during cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) venography. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 3, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ashkan H. Behzadi, Neil M. Khilnani, Weiguo Zhang, Amanda J. Bares, Srikanth R. Boddu, Robert J. Min and Martin R. Prince Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prognostic and functional implications of left atrial late gadolinium enhancement cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Left atrial (LA) late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) on cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is indicative of fibrosis, and has been correlated with reduced LA function, increased LA volume, and poor ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - January 3, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Michael Quail, Karl Grunseich, Lauren A. Baldassarre, Hamid Mojibian, Mark A. Marieb, Daniel Cornfeld, Aaron Soufer, Albert J. Sinusas and Dana C. Peters Tags: Research Source Type: research

Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2017
There were 106 articles published in the Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (JCMR) in 2017, including 92 original research papers, 3 reviews, 9 technical notes, and 1 Position paper, 1 erratum and 1 cor... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Warren J. Manning Tags: Review Source Type: research

The interplay between metabolic alterations, diastolic strain rate and exercise capacity in mild heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
Heart failure (HF) is characterized by altered myocardial substrate metabolism which can lead to myocardial triglyceride accumulation (steatosis) and lipotoxicity. However its role in mild HF with preserved ej... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 24, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Masliza Mahmod, Nikhil Pal, Jennifer Rayner, Cameron Holloway, Betty Raman, Sairia Dass, Eylem Levelt, Rina Ariga, Vanessa Ferreira, Rajarshi Banerjee, Jurgen E. Schneider, Christopher Rodgers, Jane M. Francis, Theodoros D. Karamitsos, Michael Frenneaux, Tags: Research Source Type: research

Aminophylline shortage and current recommendations for reversal of vasodilator stress: an ASNC information statement endorsed by SCMR
Pharmacologic reversal of serious or intolerable side effects (SISE) from vasodilator stress is an important safety and comfort measure for patients experiencing such effects. While typically performed using i... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 20, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Aiden Abidov, Vasken Dilsizian, Rami Doukky, W. Lane Duvall, Christopher Dyke, Michael D. Elliott, Fadi G. Hage, Milena J. Henzlova, Nils P. Johnson, Ronald G. Schwartz, Gregory S. Thomas and Andrew J. Einstein Tags: Review Source Type: research

Regional assessment of carotid artery pulse wave velocity using compressed sensing accelerated high temporal resolution 2D CINE phase contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) allows for non-invasive assessment of arterial stiffness by means of measuring pulse wave velocity (PWV). PWV can be calculated from the time shift between two time-reso... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 20, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Eva S. Peper, Gustav J. Strijkers, Katja Gazzola, Wouter V. Potters, Abdallah G. Motaal, Ilse K. Luirink, Barbara A. Hutten, Albert Wiegman, Pim van Ooij, Bert-Jan H. van den Born, Aart J. Nederveen and Bram F. Coolen Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Dynamic changes in injured myocardium, very early after acute myocardial infarction, quantified using T1 mapping cardiovascular magnetic resonance
It has recently been suggested that myocardial oedema follows a bimodal pattern early post ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Yet, water content, quantified using tissue desiccation, did not r... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 20, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Mohammad Alkhalil, Alessandra Borlotti, Giovanni Luigi De Maria, Lisa Gaughran, Jeremy Langrish, Andrew Lucking, Vanessa Ferreira, Rajesh K. Kharbanda, Adrian P. Banning, Keith M. Channon, Erica Dall ’Armellina and Robin P. Choudhury Tags: Research Source Type: research

Maldistribution of pulmonary blood flow in patients after the Fontan operation is associated with worse exercise capacity
Maldistribution of pulmonary artery blood flow (MPBF) is a potential complication in patients who have undergone single ventricle palliation culminating in the Fontan procedure. Cardiovascular magnetic resonan... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 17, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Tarek Alsaied, Lynn A. Sleeper, Marco Masci, Sunil J. Ghelani, Nina Azcue, Tal Geva, Andrew J. Powell and Rahul H. Rathod Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance left ventricular strain in end-stage renal disease patients after kidney transplantation
Cardiovascular disease is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and kidney transplant (KT) patients. Compared with left ventricular (LV) ejection fracti... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 17, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Inna Y. Gong, Bandar Al-Amro, G. V. Ramesh Prasad, Philip W. Connelly, Rachel M. Wald, Ron Wald, Djeven P. Deva, Howard Leong-Poi, Michelle M. Nash, Weiqiu Yuan, Lakshman Gunaratnam, S. Joseph Kim, Charmaine E. Lok, Kim A. Connelly and Andrew T. Yan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impaired aortic distensibility and elevated central blood pressure in Turner Syndrome: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance study
Women with Turner Syndrome have an increased risk for aortic dissection. Arterial stiffening is a risk factor for aortic dilatation and dissection. Here we investigate if arterial stiffening can be observed in... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Jan Wen, Christian Trolle, Mette H. Viuff, Steffen Ringgaard, Esben Laugesen, Ephraim J. Gutmark, Dhananjay Radhakrishnan Subramaniam, Philippe Backeljauw, Iris Gutmark-Little, Niels H. Andersen, Kristian H. Mortensen and Claus H. Gravholt Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiac work is related to creatine kinase energy supply in human heart failure: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance spectroscopy study
It has been hypothesized that the supply of chemical energy may be insufficient to fuel normal mechanical pump function in heart failure (HF). The creatine kinase (CK) reaction serves as the heart ’s primary en... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 10, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Refaat E. Gabr, AbdEl-Monem M. El-Sharkawy, Michael Sch är, Gurusher S. Panjrath, Gary Gerstenblith, Robert G. Weiss and Paul A. Bottomley Tags: Research Source Type: research

Simultaneous multi slice (SMS) balanced steady state free precession first-pass myocardial perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance with iterative reconstruction at 1.5 T
Simultaneous-Multi-Slice (SMS) perfusion imaging has the potential to acquire multiple slices, increasing myocardial coverage without sacrificing in-plane spatial resolution. To maximise signal-to-noise ratio ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 10, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Muhummad Sohaib Nazir, Radhouene Neji, Peter Speier, Fiona Reid, Daniel St äb, Michaela Schmidt, Christoph Forman, Reza Razavi, Sven Plein, Tevfik F. Ismail, Amedeo Chiribiri and Sébastien Roujol Tags: Research Source Type: research

Real-time assessment of right and left ventricular volumes and function in children using high spatiotemporal resolution spiral bSSFP with compressed sensing
Real-time cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) assessment of ventricular volumes and function enables data acquisition during free-breathing. The requirement for high spatiotemporal resolution in children n... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Jennifer A. Steeden, Grzegorz T. Kowalik, Oliver Tann, Marina Hughes, Kristian H. Mortensen and Vivek Muthurangu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diagnostic and prognostic significance of cardiovascular magnetic resonance native myocardial T1 mapping in patients with pulmonary hypertension
Native T1 may be a sensitive, contrast-free, non-invasive cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) marker of myocardial tissue changes in patients with pulmonary artery hypertension. However, the diagnostic and... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - December 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Laura C. Saunders, Chris S. Johns, Neil J. Stewart, Charlotte J. E. Oram, David A. Capener, Valentina O. Puntmann, Charlie A. Elliot, Robin C. Condliffe, David G. Kiely, Martin J. Graves, Jim M. Wild and Andy J. Swift Tags: Research Source Type: research

Multidimensional fetal flow imaging with cardiovascular magnetic resonance: a feasibility study
To image multidimensional flow in fetuses using golden-angle radial phase contrast cardiovascular magnetic resonance (PC-CMR) with motion correction and retrospective gating. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 29, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Datta Singh Goolaub, Christopher W. Roy, Eric Schrauben, Dafna Sussman, Davide Marini, Mike Seed and Christopher K. Macgowan Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Feasibility of 3D black-blood variable refocusing angle fast spin echo cardiovascular magnetic resonance for visualization of the whole heart and great vessels in congenital heart disease
Volumetric black-blood cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) has been hampered by long scan times and flow sensitivity. The purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility of black-blood, electrocardiogr... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 26, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Markus Henningsson, Riad Abou Zahr, Adrian Dyer, Gerald F. Greil, Barbara Burkhardt, Animesh Tandon and Tarique Hussain Tags: Research Source Type: research

Asymptomatic myocardial ischemia forecasts adverse events in cardiovascular magnetic resonance dobutamine stress testing of high-risk middle-aged and elderly individuals
Current guidelines for assessing the risk of experiencing a hospitalized cardiovascular (CV) event discourage stress testing of asymptomatic individuals; however, these recommendations are based on evidence ga... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 22, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: R. Brandon Stacey, Trinity Vera, Timothy M. Morgan, Jennifer H. Jordan, Matthew C. Whitlock, Michael E. Hall, Sujethra Vasu, Craig Hamilton, Dalane W. Kitzman and W. Gregory Hundley Tags: Research Source Type: research

Importance of operator training and rest perfusion on the diagnostic accuracy of stress perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Clinical evaluation of stress perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is currently based on visual assessment and has shown high diagnostic accuracy in previous clinical trials, when performed by exp... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 19, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Adriana D. M. Villa, Laura Corsinovi, Ioannis Ntalas, Xenios Milidonis, Cian Scannell, Gabriella Di Giovine, Nicholas Child, Catarina Ferreira, Muhummad Sohaib Nazir, Julia Karady, Esmeralda Eshja, Viola De Francesco, Nuno Bettencourt, Andreas Schuster, T Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quantitative myocardial first-pass cardiovascular magnetic resonance perfusion imaging using hyperpolarized [1-13C] pyruvate
The feasibility of absolute myocardial blood flow quantification and suitability of hyperpolarized [1-13C] pyruvate as contrast agent for first-pass cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) perfusion measurements ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 12, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Maximilian Fuetterer, Julia Busch, Julia Traechtler, Patrick Wespi, Sophie M. Peereboom, Mareike Sauer, Miriam Lipiski, Thea Fleischmann, Nikola Cesarovic, Christian T. Stoeck and Sebastian Kozerke Tags: Research Source Type: research

Incidence and predictors of left ventricular thrombus by cardiovascular magnetic resonance in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction treated by primary percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis
The incidence of left ventricular (LV) thrombus formation in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients in the current era of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) is not well estab... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Heerajnarain Bulluck, Mervyn H. H. Chan, Valeria Paradies, Robert L. Yellon, He H. Ho, Mark Y. Chan, Calvin W. L. Chin, Jack W. Tan and Derek J. Hausenloy Tags: Review Source Type: research

Validation of a rapid semi-automated method to assess left atrial longitudinal phasic strains on cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging
Abnormal left atrial (LA) function is a marker of cardiac dysfunction and adverse cardiovascular outcome, but is difficult to assess, and hence not, routinely quantified. We aimed to determine the feasibility ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - November 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Shuang Leng, Ru-San Tan, Xiaodan Zhao, John C. Allen, Angela S. Koh and Liang Zhong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Semi-automatic detection of myocardial trabeculation using cardiovascular magnetic resonance: correlation with histology and reproducibility in a mouse model of non-compaction
The definition of left ventricular (LV) non-compaction is controversial, and discriminating between normal and excessive LV trabeculation remains challenging. Our goal was to quantify LV trabeculation on cardi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - October 25, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Julien Frandon, St éphanie Bricq, Zakarya Bentatou, Laetitia Marcadet, Pierre Antoine Barral, Mathieu Finas, Daniel Fagret, Frank Kober, Gilbert Habib, Monique Bernard, Alain Lalande, Lucile Miquerol and Alexis Jacquier Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance evidence of myocardial fibrosis and its clinical significance in adolescent and adult patients with Ebstein ’s anomaly
Myocardial fibrosis is a common pathophysiological process that is related to ventricular remodeling in congenital heart disease. However, the presence, characteristics, and clinical significance of myocardial... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Dan Yang, Xiao Li, Jia-Yu Sun, Wei Cheng, Andreas Greiser, Tian-Jing Zhang, Hong Liu, Ke Wan, Yong Luo, Qi An, Yiu-Cho Chung, Yuchi Han and Yu-Cheng Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in the prospective, population-based, Hamburg City Health cohort study: objectives and design
The purpose of this work is to describe the objectives and design of cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging in the single center, prospective, population-based Hamburg City Health study (HCHS). The HC... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 24, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Sebastian Bohnen, Maxim Avanesov, Annika Jagodzinski, Renate B. Schnabel, Tanja Zeller, Mahir Karakas, Jan Schneider, Enver Tahir, Ersin Cavus, Clemens Spink, Ulf K. Radunski, Francisco Ojeda, Gerhard Adam, Stefan Blankenberg, Gunnar K. Lund and Kai Muell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of isolated left bundle-branch block on biventricular volumes and ejection fraction: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance assessment
Left bundle branch block (LBBB) is associated with abnormal left ventricular (LV) contraction, and is frequently associated with co-morbid cardiovascular disease, but the effect of an isolated (i.e. in the abs... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 20, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Shadi Akhtari, Michael L. Chuang, Carol J. Salton, Sophie Berg, Kraig V. Kissinger, Beth Goddu, Christopher J. O ’Donnell and Warren J. Manning Tags: Research Source Type: research

Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) expert consensus for CMR imaging endpoints in clinical research: part I - analytical validation and clinical qualification
Cardiovascular disease remains a leading cause of morbidity and mortality globally. Changing natural history of the disease due to improved care of acute conditions and ageing population necessitates new strat... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 20, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Valentina O. Puntmann, Silvia Valbuena, Rocio Hinojar, Steffen E. Petersen, John P. Greenwood, Christopher M. Kramer, Raymond Y. Kwong, Gerry P. McCann, Colin Berry and Eike Nagel Tags: Review Source Type: research

Three-dimensional free breathing whole heart cardiovascular magnetic resonance T1 mapping at 3 T
This study demonstrates a three-dimensional (3D) free-breathing native myocardial T1 mapping sequence at 3 T. (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 17, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Rui Guo, Zhensen Chen, Yishi Wang, Daniel A. Herzka, Jianwen Luo and Haiyan Ding Tags: Research Source Type: research

Automated cardiovascular magnetic resonance image analysis with fully convolutional networks
Cardiovascular resonance (CMR) imaging is a standard imaging modality for assessing cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), the leading cause of death globally. CMR enables accurate quantification of the cardiac chamb... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 14, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Wenjia Bai, Matthew Sinclair, Giacomo Tarroni, Ozan Oktay, Martin Rajchl, Ghislain Vaillant, Aaron M. Lee, Nay Aung, Elena Lukaschuk, Mihir M. Sanghvi, Filip Zemrak, Kenneth Fung, Jose Miguel Paiva, Valentina Carapella, Young Jin Kim, Hideaki Suzuki & hel Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of left ventricular strains and torsion derived from feature tracking and DENSE CMR
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) feature tracking is increasingly used to quantify cardiac mechanics from cine CMR imaging, although validation against reference standard techniques has been limited. Fu... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 13, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Gregory J. Wehner, Linyuan Jing, Christopher M. Haggerty, Jonathan D. Suever, Jing Chen, Sean M. Hamlet, Jared A. Feindt, W. Dimitri Mojsejenko, Mark A. Fogel and Brandon K. Fornwalt Tags: Research Source Type: research

Blood volume measurement using cardiovascular magnetic resonance and ferumoxytol: preclinical validation
The hallmark of heart failure is increased blood volume. Quantitative blood volume measures are not conveniently available and are not tested in heart failure management. We assess ferumoxytol, a marketed pare... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 10, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Rajiv Ramasawmy, Toby Rogers, Miguel A. Alcantar, Delaney R. McGuirt, Jaffar M. Khan, Peter Kellman, Hui Xue, Anthony Z. Faranesh, Adrienne E. Campbell-Washburn, Robert J. Lederman and Daniel A. Herzka Tags: Research Source Type: research

Assessment of longitudinal distribution of subclinical atherosclerosis in femoral arteries by three-dimensional cardiovascular magnetic resonance vessel wall imaging
Lower extremity peripheral artery disease has become a significant health burden worldwide. Since the treatment strategies can be different if atherosclerotic disease involves different femoral artery segments... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - September 3, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Yongjun Han, Maobin Guan, Zhu Zhu, Dongye Li, Huijun Chen, Chun Yuan, Cheng Li, Wei Wang and Xihai Zhao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Left ventricular blood flow kinetic energy after myocardial infarction - insights from 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance
Myocardial infarction (MI) leads to complex changes in left ventricular (LV) haemodynamics that are linked to clinical outcomes. We hypothesize that LV blood flow kinetic energy (KE) is altered in MI and is as... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Pankaj Garg, Saul Crandon, Peter P. Swoboda, Graham J. Fent, James R. J. Foley, Pei G. Chew, Louise A. E. Brown, Sethumadhavan Vijayan, Mari ëlla E. C. J. Hassell, Robin Nijveldt, Malenka Bissell, Mohammed S. M. Elbaz, Abdallah Al-Mohammad, Jos J. M. Wes Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance in heart transplant patients: diagnostic value of quantitative tissue markers: T2 mapping and extracellular volume fraction, for acute rejection diagnosis
The diagnosis of acute rejection in cardiac transplant recipients requires invasive technique with endomyocardial biopsy (EMB) which has risks and limitations. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) w... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 27, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Emmanuelle Vermes, Cl émence Pantaléon, Adrien Auvet, Nicolas Cazeneuve, Marie Christine Machet, Anne Delhommais, Thierry Bourguignon, Michel Aupart and Laurent Brunereau Tags: Research Source Type: research

Myocardial native T2 measurement to differentiate light-chain and transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis and assess prognosis
To assess the diagnostic and prognosis value of myocardial native T2 measurement in the distinction between Light-chain (AL) and Transthyretin (ATTR) cardiac amyloidosis (CA). (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 16, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Fourat Ridouani, Thibaud Damy, Vania Tacher, Haytham Derbel, Fran çois Legou, Islem Sifaoui, Etienne Audureau, Diane Bodez, Alain Rahmouni and Jean-François Deux Tags: Research Source Type: research

Guidelines for training in cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR)
These “Guidelines for training in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance” were developed by the Certification Committee of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR) and approved by the SCMR Board of ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 16, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: R. J. Kim, O. P. Simonetti, M. Westwood, C. M. Kramer, A. Narang, M. G. Friedrich, A. J. Powell, J. C. Carr, J. Schulz-Menger, E. Nagel, W. S. Chan, J. Bremerich, K. G. Ordovas, R. C. Rollings, A. R. Patel and V. A. Ferrari Tags: Guidelines Source Type: research

Extracellular volume fraction measurements derived from the longitudinal relaxation of blood-based synthetic hematocrit may lead to clinical errors in 3 T cardiovascular magnetic resonance
The extracellular volume (ECV), derived from cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) T1 mapping, is a biomarker of the extracellular space in the myocardium. The hematocrit (HCT), measured from venipuncture, i... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Yongning Shang, Xiaochun Zhang, Xiaoyue Zhou and Jian Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Associations and prognostic significance of diffuse myocardial fibrosis by cardiovascular magnetic resonance in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Increased myocardial fibrosis may play a key role in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) pathophysiology. The study aim was to evaluate the presence, associations, and prognostic significanc... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 8, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Clotilde Roy, Alisson Slimani, Christophe de Meester, Mihaela Amzulescu, Agnes Pasquet, David Vancraeynest, Christophe Beauloye, Jean-Louis Vanoverschelde, Bernhard L. Gerber and Anne-Catherine Pouleur Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging of aorto-iliac and ilio-femoral vascular calcifications using proton density-weighted in-phase stack of stars
Comparing cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) angiography with computed tomography angiography (CTA), a major deficiency has been its inability to reliably image peripheral vascular calcifications that may... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Ali Serhal, Ioannis Koktzoglou, Pascale Aouad, James C. Carr, Shivraman Giri, Omar Morcos and Robert R. Edelman Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Circulating levels of P-selectin and E-selectin relate to cardiovascular magnetic resonance-derived aortic characteristics in young adults from the general population, a cross-sectional study
Although endothelial cell adhesion molecules (CAMs) are postulated to play a key role in early atherosclerosis, studies on endothelial CAMs are mainly pertained to middle-aged populations and populations with ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 2, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Anouk L. M. Eikendal, Michiel L. Bots, Aisha Gohar, Esther Lutgens, Imo E. Hoefer, Hester M. den Ruijter and Tim Leiner Tags: Research Source Type: research

Myocardial tissue characterization and strain analysis in healthy pregnant women using cardiovascular magnetic resonance native T1 mapping and feature tracking technique
Peripartum cardiomyopathy is a life-threatening condition that occurs during the peripartum period in previously healthy women. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) T1 mapping permits sensitive detection of... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - August 2, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Masafumi Nii, Masaki Ishida, Kaoru Dohi, Hiroaki Tanaka, Eiji Kondo, Masaaki Ito, Hajime Sakuma and Tomoaki Ikeda Tags: Research Source Type: research

Diabetes mellitus and insulin resistance associate with left ventricular shape and torsion by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in asymptomatic individuals from the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
Although diabetes mellitus (DM) and insulin resistance associate with adverse cardiac events, the associations of left ventricular (LV) remodeling and function with compromised glucose metabolism have not been... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 30, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Kihei Yoneyama, Bharath A. Venkatesh, Colin O. Wu, Nathan Mewton, Ola Gjesdal, Satoru Kishi, Robyn L. McClelland, David A. Bluemke and Jo ão A. C. Lima Tags: Research Source Type: research

Relationship between CMR-derived parameters of ischemia/reperfusion injury and the timing of CMR after reperfused ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
To investigate the influence of cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) timing after reperfusion on CMR-derived parameters of ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 23, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Pier-Giorgio Masci, Anna Giulia Pavon, Olivier Muller, Juan-Fernando Iglesias, Gabriella Vincenti, Pierre Monney, Brahim Harbaoui, Eric Eeckhout and Juerg Schwitter Tags: Research Source Type: research

A multi-band double-inversion radial fast spin-echo technique for T2 cardiovascular magnetic resonance mapping of the heart
Double inversion recovery (DIR) fast spin-echo (FSE) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) sequences are used clinically for black-blood T2-weighted imaging. However, these sequences suffer from slice ineffi... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 19, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Mahesh Bharath Keerthivasan, Sagar Mandava, Kevin Johnson, Ryan Avery, Rajesh Janardhanan, Diego R. Martin, Ali Bilgin and Maria I. Altbach Tags: Technical notes Source Type: research

Fully automated, inline quantification of myocardial blood flow with cardiovascular magnetic resonance: repeatability of measurements in healthy subjects
Non-invasive assessment of myocardial ischaemia is a cornerstone of the diagnosis of coronary artery disease. Measurement of myocardial blood flow (MBF) using positron emission tomography (PET) is the current ... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 9, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Louise A. E. Brown, Sebastian C. Onciul, David A. Broadbent, Kerryanne Johnson, Graham J. Fent, James R. J. Foley, Pankaj Garg, Pei G. Chew, Kristopher Knott, Erica Dall ’Armellina, Peter P. Swoboda, Hui Xue, John P. Greenwood, James C. Moon, Peter Kell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Artefacts in 1.5 Tesla and 3 Tesla cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in patients with leadless cardiac pacemakers
There are limited data on patients with leadless cardiac pacemakers (LCP) undergoing magnetic resonance imaging. The aim of this prospective, single-center, observational study was to evaluate artefacts on car... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 5, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Daniel Kiblboeck, Christian Reiter, Juergen Kammler, Pierre Schmit, Hermann Blessberger, Joerg Kellermair, Franz Fellner and Clemens Steinwender Tags: Research Source Type: research

Non-contrast assessment of microvascular integrity using arterial spin labeled cardiovascular magnetic resonance in a porcine model of acute myocardial infarction
Following acute myocardial infarction (AMI), microvascular integrity and function may be compromised as a result of microvascular obstruction (MVO) and vasodilator dysfunction. It has been observed that both i... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - July 2, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Hung P. Do, Venkat Ramanan, Xiuling Qi, Jennifer Barry, Graham A. Wright, Nilesh R. Ghugre and Krishna S. Nayak Tags: Research Source Type: research

Importance of standardizing timing of hematocrit measurement when using cardiovascular magnetic resonance to calculate myocardial extracellular volume (ECV) based on pre- and post-contrast T1 mapping
Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) can be used to calculate myocardial extracellular volume fraction (ECV) by relating the longitudinal relaxation rate in blood and myocardium before and after contrast-in... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - June 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Henrik Engblom, Mikael Kanski, Sascha Kopic, David Nordlund, Christos G. Xanthis, Robert Jablonowski, Einar Heiberg, Anthony H. Aletras, Marcus Carlsson and H åkan Arheden Tags: Research Source Type: research

Two-center clinical validation and quantitative assessment of respiratory triggered retrospectively cardiac gated balanced-SSFP cine cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in adults
Breath-hold (BH) requirement remains the limiting factor on the spatio-temporal resolution and coverage of the cine balanced steady-state free precession (bSSFP) cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging... (Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance)
Source: Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - June 28, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Amol S Pednekar, Hui Wang, Scott Flamm, Benjamin Y. Cheong and Raja Muthupillai Tags: Research Source Type: research