Functional MRI pp 135-137 | Cite as

Regional Motion Analysis with Tagged MRI

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Part of the Syllabus book series (SYLLABUS)


Heart disease is a major cause of mortality and morbidity in the western world. Methods to evaluate cardiac function are valuable for diagnosis and management of heart disease. However, conventional cardiac function evaluation methods have many limitations. Tagged magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides a new imaging method that has the potential to significantly improve our ability to evaluate cardiac function.


Grid Intersection Heart Wall Stripe Profile Heart Wall Motion Magnetic Resonance Imaging Regional 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Axel
    • 1
  1. 1.Radiology DepartmentHospital of the University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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