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CMR for characterization of the myocardium in acute coronary syndromes.

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The utility of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) as a diagnostic technique is well established. CMR enables tissue characterization, distinction between myocardial scar tissue and viable tissue, and evaluation of myocardial perfusion and contractile function. To date, CMR has been mostly applied in the assessment of stable disease; however, a role for CMR in the acute setting is also emerging. An accurate appraisal of the myocardium with CMR in the first hours after the onset of chest ...

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10.1038/nrcardio.2010.140

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Nature reviews. Cardiology
Volume:
7
Issue:
11
Pages:
624-636
Publication date:
2010-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1759-5010
ISSN:
1759-5002
Source identifiers:
104911
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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