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Editor: Raymond Y. Kwong
Title: Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Publisher: Humana Press
ISBN/ISSN: 9781597453066
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 268.10
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Content
Category: Medizin & Pharmazie
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 749
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
Table of contents

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (CMR) is a rapidly evolving tool. This book presents a state-of-the-art compilation of expert contributions to the field, each examining normal and pathologic anatomy of the cardiovascular system as assessed by magnetic resonance imaging. Functional techniques such as myocardial perfusion imaging and assessment of flow velocity are emphasized. The book represents a multi-disciplinary approach to the field.

Table of contents
Preface9
Contents10
Contributors12
1 Basic MRI Physics16
2 Clinical Cardiac MRI Techniques47
3 Anatomy of the Heart and Great Arteries92
4 Normal Left and Right Ventricular Volume and Function125
5 Quantitative MRI Techniques in Regional Myocardial Function134
6 Clinical Applications of CMR Techniques for Assessment of Regional Ventricular Function166
7 Techniques for MR Myocardial Perfusion Imaging186
8 Techniques in the Assessment of Cardiovascular Blood Flow and Velocity205
9 Fast-Imaging Techniques221
10 Contrast Agents for Cardiovascular MRI247
11 Safety and Monitoring for Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging265
12 Assessment of Left Ventricular Systolic Function by MRI279
13 Acute Myocardial Infarction and Postinfarct Remodeling297
14 Stress Cine MRI314
15 Myocardial Perfusion Using First- Pass Gadolinium- Enhanced Cardiac Magnetic Resonance322
16 Coronary Magnetic Resonance Angiography339
17 Myocardial Infarction and Viability With an Emphasis on Imaging Delayed Enhancement358
18 Nuclear Cardiology and CMR for the Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease383
19 Magnetic Resonance of Cardiomyopathies and Myocarditis405
20 Assessment of Diastolic Function by Cardiac MRI421
21 Cardiac and Pericardial Tumors435
22 Assessing Pericardial Disease by CMR472
23 Valvular Heart Disease495
24 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Evaluation of Complex Congenital Heart Disease508
25 Congenital Heart Disease540
26 Magnetic Resonance Angiography of the Aorta and Peripheral Arteries569
27 Assessment of Pulmonary Venous Anatomy615
28 Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Atherothrombosis633
29 Magnetic Resonance Molecular Imaging and Targeted Therapeutics651
30 Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy675
31 Assessment of Arterial Elasticity by Cardiovascular MRI697
32 Interventional Cardiovascular MRI713
INDEX736