Detection of myocardial damage in patients with sarcoidosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Stroke Volume

abstract

  • In patients with sarcoidosis, DE-CMR is more than twice as sensitive for cardiac involvement as current consensus criteria. Myocardial damage detected by DE-CMR appears to be associated with future adverse events including cardiac death, but events were few, and this needs confirmation in a larger cohort.

publication date

  • November 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2778859

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.109.851352

PubMed ID

  • 19884472

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1969

end page

  • 77

volume

  • 120

number

  • 20