NetForum uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use the site, we'll assume that you are happy to receive these cookies on the NetForum website. Read about our cookies.
NetForum Community
Learn. Share. Optimize.
Log in | Sign up now | Submit content | Contact
Go to similar content

1.5T XR Cardiomyopathy - Cleveland Clinic

ExamCard
Flamm, Scott, M.D. Cleveland Clinic USA

Download
Login is required to download ExamCards.

ExamCard purpose

This release 2.6 Achieva 1.5T XR ExamCard was created by the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA to image cardiomyopathies. The Clinic uses the SENSE XL Torso coil, which has a very large coverage area.

ExamCard overview

 

Single-shot SSFP and half Fourier acquired single-shot turbo spin echo (ssTSE) images are acquired to delineate the anatomy.

 

Cine SSFP images are acquired in multiple orientations to help characterize myocardial motion and thickness.

 

In-plane velocity encoded phase contrast imaging in the 3 chamber (LVOT) orientation is used to visualize and quantify the jet in the LV outflow tract.

 

All images are acquired with retrospective VCG gating during short (typically 8-14 second) breath holds, except the ssTSE images which were acquired with respiratory triggering during free breathing.

ExamCard images

 

Short axis views

 

 

 

Three-chamber view (LVOT)

 

 

 

Related information:



This content has been made possible by NetForum Community.
Share this on: Share your link in twitter Share your link in facebook Share your link on LinkedIn Print Rate this article: Log in to vote

 
Rating:
Votes:
0
Views:
2015
Added:
Apr 30, 2010

Rate this:
Log in to vote
 

ExamCard
Achieva 1.5T XR
Release 2.6
Quasar Dual
Aorta, Cardiac, Cardiac Morphology, Function Cine, Function Non-Cine
 

Clinical News
Best Practices
Case Studies
Publications and Abstracts
White Papers
Web seminars and Presentations
ExamCards
Protocols
Application Tips and FAQ
Training
Try an Application
Business News
Case Studies
White Papers
Web Seminars and Presentations
Utilization Services
Contributing Professionals
Contributing Institutions
Become a Contributor