ABSTRACT

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) is well established in clinical practice for the diagnosis and management of a wide array of cardiovascular diseases. This expertly written source offers a wealth of information on the application and performance of CMR for diagnosis and evaluation of treatment.

chapter 1|30 pages

Physical Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

ByMark Doyle

chapter 3|16 pages

The Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Examination: Basic Considerations

ByLuigi Natale, Gerald M. Pohost

chapter 4|16 pages

Magnetic Resonance and the Morphology of the Heart

ByBenigno Soto, Vikas K. Rathi

chapter 5|28 pages

Assessment of Left Ventricular Function

ByHakki Bolukoglu, Mark Doyle, Robert W. W. Biederman

chapter 6|32 pages

Magnetic Resonance Assessment of Valvular Heart Disease

ByAgostino Meduri, Ronald M. Razmi

chapter 7|28 pages

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Congenital Heart Disease

ByRonald M. Razmi, Benigno Soto

chapter 8|8 pages

Ischemic Heart Disease: Stress and Vasodilator Testing

ByRadha J. Sarma, Gerald M. Pohost

chapter 9|16 pages

Ischemic Heart Disease: Myocardial Perfusion Imaging

ByKrishna S. Nayak, Gerald M. Pohost

chapter 10|18 pages

Ischemic Heart Disease: Myocardial Metabolism

BySteven M. Stevens, Hee-Won Kim, Gerald M. Pohost

chapter 11|30 pages

Coronary Artery Imaging

ByRobert W. W. Biederman, Mark Doyle

chapter 12|14 pages

Myocardial Infarct Imaging

ByJaime O. Henriquez, Mazda Motallebi, Gerald M. Pohost

chapter 13|18 pages

Cardiomyopathies

ByUzma Iqbal, Anthony R. Fuisz

chapter 14|16 pages

Electrophysiologic Disorders

BySzilard Voros

chapter 15|8 pages

The Pericardium and Pericardial Disease

ByLynne Hung

chapter 16|28 pages

Cardiac and Paracardiac Masses

ByVikas K. Rathi

chapter 17|46 pages

The Aorta and Great Vessels

ByAgostino Meduri

chapter 19|12 pages

Risks and Safety

ByMark Doyle, Robert W. W. Biederman

chapter 20|10 pages

CMR: The Future

ByGerald M. Pohost, Krishna S. Nayak