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The prognostic value of late gadolinium enhancement CMR in nonischemic cardiomyopathies.

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Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is a valuable clinical tool in everyday practice providing additional information to echocardiography. The late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) technique is now part of nearly every CMR protocol and enables in-vivo tissue characterization in ischemic (identification of scaring due to infarction) and many nonischemic cardiomyopathies (identification of regional or patchy fibrosis or infiltration). This review presents the evolving prognostic evidence base o...

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10.1007/s11886-012-0326-2

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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
Journal:
Current cardiology reports
Volume:
15
Issue:
1
Pages:
326
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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EISSN:
1534-3170
ISSN:
1523-3782
Source identifiers:
369871
Language:
English
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pubs:369871
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pubs:369871
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2013-11-16

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