Interventional cardiovascular magnetic resonance: still tantalizing

  title={Interventional cardiovascular magnetic resonance: still tantalizing},
  author={Kanishka Ratnayaka and Anthony Z. Faranesh and Michael A. Guttman and Ozgur Kocaturk and Christina E. Saikus and Robert J. Lederman},
  journal={Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance},
  pages={62 - 62}
The often touted advantages of MR guidance remain largely unrealized for cardiovascular interventional procedures in patients. Many procedures have been simulated in animal models. We argue these opportunities for clinical interventional MR will be met in the near future. This paper reviews technical and clinical considerations and offers advice on how to implement a clinical-grade interventional cardiovascular MR (iCMR) laboratory. We caution that this reflects our personal view of the "state… 
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