Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2018. Part 1 of 2: Positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance

  • Wael A. AlJaroudi
  • Fadi G. HageEmail author
Review Article


In this review, we summarize key articles that have been published in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology in 2018 pertaining to nuclear cardiology with advanced multi-modality and hybrid imaging including positron emission tomography, cardiac-computed tomography, and magnetic resonance. In an upcoming review, we will summarize key articles that relate to the progress made in the field of single-photon emission computed tomography. We hope that these sister reviews will be useful to the reader to navigate the literature in our field.


CAD heart Failure sarcoid heart disease amyloid heart disease inflammation metabolic 



Dr. Hage reports research support from Astellas Pharma and GE Healthcare. Dr. AlJaroudi reports no conflicts of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular MedicineClemenceau Medical CenterBeirutLebanon
  2. 2.Division of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of MedicineUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA
  3. 3.Section of CardiologyBirmingham Veterans Affairs Medical CenterBirminghamUSA

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