Cardiovascular applications of phase-contrast MRI.

  title={Cardiovascular applications of phase-contrast MRI.},
  author={Monvadi Barbara Srichai and Ruth P. Lim and Samson Wong and Vivian S. Lee},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  volume={192 3},
  • M. SrichaiR. Lim V. Lee
  • Published 1 March 2009
  • Medicine, Biology
  • AJR. American journal of roentgenology
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to review and illustrate various clinical applications of phase-contrast MRI. CONCLUSION Cardiac MRI has emerged as a valuable noninvasive clinical tool for evaluation of the cardiovascular system. Phase-contrast MRI has a variety of established applications in quantifying blood flow and velocity and several emerging applications, such as evaluation of diastolic function and myocardial dyssynchrony. 

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