Taigang He

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Right ventricular volumes and function in thalassemia major patients in the absence of myocardial iron overload
    John Paul Carpenter
    Cardiovascular MR Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:24. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Automated truncation method for myocardial T2* measurement in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:479-83. 2013
  3. doi request reprint On using T2 to assess extrinsic magnetic field inhomogeneity effects on T2* measurements in myocardial siderosis in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 61:501-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Relation of myocardial T2* to right ventricular function in thalassaemia major
    Francisco Alpendurada
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    Eur Heart J 31:1648-54. 2010
  5. pmc Myocardial T2* measurements in iron-overloaded thalassemia: An in vivo study to investigate optimal methods of quantification
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 60:1082-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Black-blood T2* technique for myocardial iron measurement in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, Sydney Street, London, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:1205-9. 2007
  7. pmc Value of black blood T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Gillian C Smith
    CMR Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, and National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 13:21. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Myocardial T*2 measurement in iron-overloaded thalassemia: an ex vivo study to investigate optimal methods of quantification
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 60:350-6. 2008
  9. pmc On T2* magnetic resonance and cardiac iron
    John Paul Carpenter
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, London, SW3 6NP, UK
    Circulation 123:1519-28. 2011
  10. pmc Multi-center transferability of a breath-hold T2 technique for myocardial iron assessment
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 10:11. 2008

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Publications15

  1. pmc Right ventricular volumes and function in thalassemia major patients in the absence of myocardial iron overload
    John Paul Carpenter
    Cardiovascular MR Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 12:24. 2010
    ..We aimed to define reference ranges for right ventricular (RV) volumes, ejection fraction (EF) in thalassemia major patients (TM) without myocardial iron overload...
  2. doi request reprint Automated truncation method for myocardial T2* measurement in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:479-83. 2013
    ..To propose an automated truncation method for myocardial T2* measurement and evaluate this method on a large population of patients with iron loading in the heart and scanned at multiple magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) centers...
  3. doi request reprint On using T2 to assess extrinsic magnetic field inhomogeneity effects on T2* measurements in myocardial siderosis in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 61:501-6. 2009
    ..89) between myocardial T(2)* and T(2) measurements, which indicates that the iron deposition is the dominant factor in determining these two relaxation values in this scenario...
  4. doi request reprint Relation of myocardial T2* to right ventricular function in thalassaemia major
    Francisco Alpendurada
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    Eur Heart J 31:1648-54. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between cardiac T2* and RV function...
  5. pmc Myocardial T2* measurements in iron-overloaded thalassemia: An in vivo study to investigate optimal methods of quantification
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 60:1082-9. 2008
    ..The truncation model gave rise to more reproducible T2* measurements, which were also closer to the values obtained from the black-blood data...
  6. ncbi request reprint Black-blood T2* technique for myocardial iron measurement in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, Sydney Street, London, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:1205-9. 2007
    ..To compare the effectiveness and reproducibility of a new black-blood sequence vs. a conventional bright-blood gradient-echo T2* sequence for myocardial iron overload measurement in thalassemia...
  7. pmc Value of black blood T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Gillian C Smith
    CMR Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, and National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, Sydney Street, London SW3 6NP, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 13:21. 2011
    ..To assess whether black blood T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance is superior to conventional white blood imaging of cardiac iron in patients with thalassaemia major (TM)...
  8. doi request reprint Myocardial T*2 measurement in iron-overloaded thalassemia: an ex vivo study to investigate optimal methods of quantification
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, UK
    Magn Reson Med 60:350-6. 2008
    ..In this situation the truncation model proves to be reproducible and more accurate than the other models. The study also shows that the nonlinear algorithm is preferred in T*2 curve fitting...
  9. pmc On T2* magnetic resonance and cardiac iron
    John Paul Carpenter
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, London, SW3 6NP, UK
    Circulation 123:1519-28. 2011
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  10. pmc Multi-center transferability of a breath-hold T2 technique for myocardial iron assessment
    Taigang He
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, UK
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 10:11. 2008
    ..This cardiac T2 technique has good interstudy reproducibility, but its transferability to different centres has not yet been investigated...
  11. doi request reprint In vivo comparison of myocardial T1 with T2 and T2* in thalassaemia major
    Yanqiu Feng
    School of Biomedical Engineering, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:588-93. 2013
    ..To compare myocardial T1 against T2 and T2* in patients with thalassemia major (TM) for myocardial iron characterization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development of a novel optimized breathhold technique for myocardial T2 measurement in thalassemia
    Taigang He
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, London, UK
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:580-5. 2006
    ..To develop a reproducible fast spin-echo (FSE) technique for accurate myocardial T2 measurement with application to iron overload assessment in thalassemia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Optimization of the arterial input function for myocardial perfusion cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Andrew G Elkington
    Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust and Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:354-9. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Multi-center validation of the transferability of the magnetic resonance T2* technique for the quantification of tissue iron
    Mark A Tanner
    Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Haematologica 91:1388-91. 2006
    ..0% and 7.1%, with mean absolute differences in T2* of 1.3 ms and 0.45 ms, respectively. The MR multi-breath-hold T2* technique for tissue iron quantification is transferable between scanners with good reproducibility...
  15. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of degenerative disc disease in the lumbar spine with ultrashort TE pulse sequences
    Peter D Gatehouse
    The Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, SW3 6NP, London, England
    MAGMA 16:160-6. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility of using ultrashort TE (UTE) pulse sequences to image the lumbar spine...