Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance: Basic Principles, Methods, and Techniques

Joseph Selvanayagam, Matthew Robson, Jane Francis, Stefan Neubauer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCardiac CT, PET and MR
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages42
ISBN (Print)9781405185530
Publication statusPublished - 31 Aug 2010


  • CMR imaging techniques
  • CMR scanner-how we use the physics
  • Cardiovascular magnetic resonance - basic principles, methods and techniques
  • Dynamic measures of left ventricular function
  • ECG gating and physiological monitoring
  • High-resolution MR, and in vivo imaging modality - for atherosclerotic plaque characterization
  • MR feature, frequency at which signals - are received and re-emitted known as resonant frequency
  • Myocardial tissue concentrations and MR sensitivity of elements - for MR imaging/spectroscopy
  • Noncontrast perfusion and BOLD sequences
  • Physical principles underlying MRI

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Selvanayagam, J., Robson, M., Francis, J., & Neubauer, S. (2010). Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance: Basic Principles, Methods, and Techniques. In Cardiac CT, PET and MR: Second Edition (pp. 30-71). Wiley Blackwell.