Cardiac tagging with breath-hold cine MRI

E. R. McVeigh, E. Atalar

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A method is presented for measuring myocardial deformation in a breath-hold with tagged cine MRI. Tagged cine images of human hearts are obtained in arbitrary oblique planes on a standard imager with as few as four heartbeats. The scan time has been reduced 16- to 64-fold from previous techniques.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)318-327
Number of pages10
JournalMagnetic Resonance in Medicine
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology


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