Practical Textbook of Cardiac CT and MRI

  • Tae-Hwan Lim

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Coronary Artery Imaging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Bae Young Lee
      Pages 21-35
    3. Sung Ho Hwang, Dong Hyun Yang
      Pages 37-52
    4. Jongmin Lee
      Pages 53-61
    5. Hyun Ju Seon, Yun-Hyeon Kim
      Pages 63-72
    6. Jin Hur, Byoung Wook Choi
      Pages 73-89
    7. Dong Hyun Yang, Byoung Wook Choi
      Pages 103-115
    8. Eun-Ah Park, Whal Lee
      Pages 117-132
  3. Ischemic Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Joon-Won Kang, Sung Min Ko
      Pages 135-154
    3. Jeong A. Kim, Sang Il Choi, Tae-Hwan Lim
      Pages 155-166
    4. Ki Seok Choo, Yeon Hyeon Choe
      Pages 167-171
  4. Non-ischemic Cardiomyopathy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. Eun Young Kim, Yeon Hyeon Choe
      Pages 175-180
    3. Eun Ju Chun, Sang Il Choi
      Pages 181-198
    4. Young Jin Kim, Byoung Wook Choi
      Pages 199-206
    5. Yon Mi Sung, Yeon Hyeon Choe
      Pages 207-216
  5. Valvular Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Sung Min Ko
      Pages 219-233
    3. Dong Hyun Yang, Tae-Hwan Lim
      Pages 235-247
  6. Cardiac Tumors and Pericardial Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 249-249
    2. Joon-Won Kang, Tae-Hwan Lim
      Pages 251-276
    3. Hwan Seok Yong, Heon Lee
      Pages 277-285
  7. Technical Overviews

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 287-287
    2. Doo Kyoung Kang
      Pages 289-314
    3. Eui-Young Choi, TaeHoon Kim
      Pages 315-333

About this book


This up-to-date textbook comprehensively reviews all aspects of cardiac CT and MRI and demonstrates the value of these techniques in clinical practice. A wide range of applications are considered, including imaging of atherosclerotic and non-atherosclerotic coronary artery disease, coronary revascularization, ischemic heart disease, non-ischemic cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, cardiac tumors, and pericardial disease. The numerous high-quality images illustrate how to interpret cardiac CT and MRI correctly for the purposes of diagnosis, treatment planning, and follow-up. Helpful summarizing sections in every chapter will facilitate rapid retrieval of information. This book will be of great value to radiologists and cardiologists seeking a reliable guide to the optimal use of cardiac CT and MRI in real clinical situations.

An additional feature is the provision of QR codes allowing internet access to references, further figures, and motion pictures. The reader will be able to enjoy this book using a smartphone or tablet PC.


Adult heart disease Cardiac CT Cardiac MRI Coronary artery disease Heart

Editors and affiliations

  • Tae-Hwan Lim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyASAN Medical CenterSeoulKorea, Republic of (South Korea)

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-36396-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-36397-9
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