Left ventricular papillary muscles and trabeculae are significant determinants of cardiac MRI volumetric measurements: Effects on clinical standards in patients with advanced systolic dysfunction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Failure, Systolic
  • Image Processing, Computer-Assisted
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Cine
  • Papillary Muscles
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

abstract

  • LV mass and ejection fraction differ significantly between commonly employed CMR methods. Alternative inclusion of papillary muscles and trabeculae in either cavity or myocardial volumes produces significant differences in clinical and therapeutic indices that can affect management of patients with advanced systolic dysfunction.

publication date

  • June 6, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijcard.2007.04.179

PubMed ID

  • 17698216

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 359

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 126

number

  • 3