Safety of serial MRI in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Defibrillators, Implantable
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

abstract

  • Serial MR scans at 1.5 T in patients with ICDs, when carefully performed in a monitored setting, have no adverse effects on either patient or device. When required, single or multiple MR scans at 1.5 T may therefore be considered for clinical diagnostic purposes in these patients.

publication date

  • November 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3994993

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/heartjnl-2011-300153

PubMed ID

  • 21873440

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1852

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 97

number

  • 22