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Assessment of myocardial function: a review of quantification methods and results using tagged MRI.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15881535     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Tagged MRI provides a noninvasive way to assess the regional function of the heart. Clinical use of myocardial strain measurements from tagged MRI requires identifying new normative values. As for cardiac motion estimation, a variety of methods for quantifying myocardial deformations have been proposed in the image analysis and medical literature, based on heart geometry and continuum mechanics. This article comparatively reviews existing quantification techniques, and synthesizes their results to establish confidence intervals for the standard deformation parameters.
Caroline Petitjean; Nicolas Rougon; Philippe Cluzel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of cardiovascular magnetic resonance : official journal of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance     Volume:  7     ISSN:  1097-6647     ISO Abbreviation:  J Cardiovasc Magn Reson     Publication Date:  2005  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-05-09     Completed Date:  2005-08-09     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9815616     Medline TA:  J Cardiovasc Magn Reson     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  501-16     Citation Subset:  IM    
ARTEMIS Project Unit, GET/INT, Evry, France.
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MeSH Terms
Heart / physiology*
Image Processing, Computer-Assisted
Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods*
Models, Biological*
Myocardial Contraction / physiology*
Ventricular Function, Left / physiology
Ventricular Function, Right / physiology

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