M Stuber

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary stenoses with contrast enhanced, three-dimensional free breathing coronary MR angiography using the gadolinium-based intravascular contrast agent gadocoletic acid (B-22956)
    Ingo Paetsch
    Department of Cardiology, German Heart Institute, Berlin, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 8:509-16. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Matthias Stuber
    Department of Radiology, Division of Magnetic Resonance Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:219-34. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint High-resolution selective three-dimensional magnetic resonance coronary angiography with navigator-echo technique: segment-by-segment evaluation of coronary artery stenosis
    Yuji Watanabe
    Department of Radiology, Kurashiki Central Hospital, Miwa, Kurashiki, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 16:238-45. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved three-dimensional free-breathing coronary magnetic resonance angiography using gadocoletic acid (B-22956) for intravascular contrast enhancement
    Ingo Paetsch
    Clinic of Internal Medicine Cardiology, German Heart Institute Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 20:288-93. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of 3D free-breathing magnetic resonance coronary vessel wall imaging
    Milind Y Desai
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiologic Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Medical School, JHOC 4243, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur Heart J 26:2320-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Selective three-dimensional visualization of the coronary arterial lumen using arterial spin tagging
    Matthias Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 47:322-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Submillimeter three-dimensional coronary MR angiography with real-time navigator correction: comparison of navigator locations
    M Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Radiology 212:579-87. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-oblique free-breathing high resolution three-dimensional coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    M Stuber
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 34:524-31. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrast agent-enhanced, free-breathing, three-dimensional coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    M Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 10:790-9. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report on in vivo coronary MRA at 3 Tesla in humans
    Matthias Stuber
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 48:425-9. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of coronary stenoses with contrast enhanced, three-dimensional free breathing coronary MR angiography using the gadolinium-based intravascular contrast agent gadocoletic acid (B-22956)
    Ingo Paetsch
    Department of Cardiology, German Heart Institute, Berlin, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 8:509-16. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Matthias Stuber
    Department of Radiology, Division of Magnetic Resonance Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:219-34. 2007
    ..Simultaneously, the utility of electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) and multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) for the visualization of the coronary arteries is discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint High-resolution selective three-dimensional magnetic resonance coronary angiography with navigator-echo technique: segment-by-segment evaluation of coronary artery stenosis
    Yuji Watanabe
    Department of Radiology, Kurashiki Central Hospital, Miwa, Kurashiki, Japan
    J Magn Reson Imaging 16:238-45. 2002
    ..To investigate the feasibility of high-resolution selective three-dimensional (3D) magnetic resonance coronary angiography (MRCA) in the evaluation of coronary artery stenoses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved three-dimensional free-breathing coronary magnetic resonance angiography using gadocoletic acid (B-22956) for intravascular contrast enhancement
    Ingo Paetsch
    Clinic of Internal Medicine Cardiology, German Heart Institute Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 20:288-93. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of 3D free-breathing magnetic resonance coronary vessel wall imaging
    Milind Y Desai
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiologic Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Medical School, JHOC 4243, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur Heart J 26:2320-4. 2005
    ..Using a refined magnetization preparation scheme, we sought to assess the reproducibility of three-dimensional (3D) free-breathing black-blood coronary MRI in vivo...
  6. ncbi request reprint Selective three-dimensional visualization of the coronary arterial lumen using arterial spin tagging
    Matthias Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 47:322-9. 2002
    ..This technique allows for selective 3D visualization of the coronary lumen blood-pool, while signal from the surrounding structures is suppressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Submillimeter three-dimensional coronary MR angiography with real-time navigator correction: comparison of navigator locations
    M Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Radiology 212:579-87. 1999
    ..The diaphragmatic navigator was found to be superior for vessel delineation of middle to distal portions of the coronary arteries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Double-oblique free-breathing high resolution three-dimensional coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    M Stuber
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 34:524-31. 1999
    ..The goal of the present study was to develop a strategy for three-dimensional (3D) volume acquisition along the major axes of the coronary arteries...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrast agent-enhanced, free-breathing, three-dimensional coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    M Stuber
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 10:790-9. 1999
    ..The clinical value of the agent remains to be defined in a larger patient series. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging 1999;10:790-799...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report on in vivo coronary MRA at 3 Tesla in humans
    Matthias Stuber
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 48:425-9. 2002
    ..In the present study we investigated the feasibility of human coronary MRA at 3.0 T in vivo. The first results obtained in nine healthy adult subjects are presented...
  11. ncbi request reprint Superiority of prone position in free-breathing 3D coronary MRA in patients with coronary disease
    M Stuber
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 13:185-91. 2001
    ..Cranial end-expiratory diaphragmatic drift also was reduced, and navigator efficiency was enhanced. When feasible, prone imaging is recommended for free-breathing coronary MRA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional high-resolution fast spin-echo coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    M Stuber
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 45:206-11. 2001
    ..In-plane image resolution below 400 microm was obtained. Magn Reson Med 45:206-211, 2001...
  13. ncbi request reprint Free-breathing black-blood coronary MR angiography: initial results
    M Stuber
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiology 219:278-83. 2001
    ..Black-blood coronary MR angiography provides an alternative source of contrast enhancement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Improved coronary artery definition with T2-weighted, free-breathing, three-dimensional coronary MRA
    R M Botnar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Circulation 99:3139-48. 1999
    ..To address these problems, we examined the effect of a T2 preparation prepulse (T2prep) for myocardial suppression and a shortened acquisition window on coronary definition...
  15. ncbi request reprint Free-breathing 3D coronary MRA: the impact of "isotropic" image resolution
    R M Botnar
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 11:389-93. 2000
    ..Comparative studies with conventional x-ray angiography are needed to investigate the clinical utility of the isotropic strategy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance coronary lumen and vessel wall imaging
    R M Botnar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Cardiac MR Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Rays 26:291-303. 2001
    ..One common goal is to create a noninvasive test which might allow for screening for major proximal and mid coronary artery disease. These novel approaches will represent a major step forward in diagnostic cardiology...
  17. ncbi request reprint A fast 3D approach for coronary MRA
    R M Botnar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 10:821-5. 1999
    ..The robust image quality and the short average scanning time suggest that this approach may be useful for screening the major coronary arteries or identification of anomalous coronary arteries. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging 1999;10:821-825...
  18. ncbi request reprint 3D coronary vessel wall imaging utilizing a local inversion technique with spiral image acquisition
    R M Botnar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 46:848-54. 2001
    ..The coronary vessel wall could be visualized within the entire imaging volume...
  19. ncbi request reprint Inversion prepared coronary MR angiography: direct visualization of coronary blood flow
    M Katoh
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Rofo 177:173-8. 2005
    ..Visualization of coronary blood flow by means of a slice-selective inversion pre-pulse in concert with bright-blood coronary MRA...
  20. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    R M Botnar
    Cardiac MR Center, Beth Israel Deaconness Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Cardiol Rev 9:77-87. 2001
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of bulk cardiac motion on right coronary MR angiography and vessel wall imaging
    W Y Kim
    Department of Medicine (Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 14:383-90. 2001
    ..001) with the use of subject-specific trigger delay (vs. heart-rate-dependent delay). Subject-specific middiastolic image acquisition improves 3D TFE/EPI coronary MRA, and is critical for RCA vessel wall imaging...
  22. ncbi request reprint Low-cost MR-compatible moving heart phantom
    M E Huber
    Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 2:181-7. 2000
    ..The presented MR-compatible periodically moving phantom can easily be reproduced, and user-specific modifications may be implemented. Such an approach allows a detailed investigation of motion-related phenomena in MR images...
  23. ncbi request reprint Motion artifact reduction and vessel enhancement for free-breathing navigator-gated coronary MRA using 3D k-space reordering
    M E Huber
    Cardiovascular Division and Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Magn Reson Med 45:645-52. 2001
    ..Preliminary in vivo findings also compare favorably with the phantom experiments and theoretical considerations. Magn Reson Med 45:645-652, 2001...
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of navigator timing parameters and navigator spatial resolution on 3D coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    E Spuentrup
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 14:311-8. 2001
    ..It was found that for improved mage quality a short navigator evaluation time is of crucial importance. Navigator spatial resolution showed minimal influence on image quality...
  25. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography for the detection of coronary stenoses
    W Y Kim
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:1863-9. 2001
    ..This noninvasive approach reliably identifies (or rules out) left main coronary artery or three-vessel disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cardiac structure and function in the obese: a cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging study
    Peter G Danias
    Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 5:431-8. 2003
    ..We investigated whether cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR) can better characterize possible cardiac abnormalities associated with obesity, in the absence of other confounding comorbidities...
  27. ncbi request reprint Free-breathing renal magnetic resonance angiography with steady-state free-precession and slab-selective spin inversion combined with radial k-space sampling and water-selective excitation
    Marcus Katoh
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Aachen, University of Technology RWTH, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 53:1228-33. 2005
    ..The addition of water-selective excitation could not improve the lower CNR in radial scanning...
  28. ncbi request reprint Initial experiences with in vivo right coronary artery human MR vessel wall imaging at 3 tesla
    Rene M Botnar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 5:589-94. 2003
    ..With the broader availability of more SNR efficient fast spin echo and spiral techniques, further improvements can be expected...
  29. ncbi request reprint Inherently self-calibrating non-Cartesian parallel imaging
    Ernest N Yeh
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:1-8. 2005
    ..This work demonstrates the feasibility of self-calibrated spiral and radial parallel imaging using a previously described iterative non-Cartesian sensitivity encoding algorithm...
  30. ncbi request reprint Spin-labeling coronary MR angiography with steady-state free precession and radial k-space sampling: initial results in healthy volunteers
    Marcus Katoh
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital, University of Technology, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Radiology 236:1047-52. 2005
    ..A tendency toward improved vessel sharpness and vessel length was also found with radial imaging. Radial SSFP imaging is a promising technique for spin-labeling coronary MR angiography...
  31. ncbi request reprint B1-insensitive T2 preparation for improved coronary magnetic resonance angiography at 3 T
    Reza Nezafat
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Magn Reson Med 55:858-64. 2006
    ..Improved quantitative and qualitative coronary MRA image measurement was achieved using the adiabatic T2 Prep at 3 T...
  32. ncbi request reprint ZHARP: three-dimensional motion tracking from a single image plane
    Khaled Z Abd-Elmoniem
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Inf Process Med Imaging 19:639-51. 2005
    ..Results demonstrate that the simultaneous extraction of in-plane and through-plane displacements from tagged images is feasible...
  33. ncbi request reprint Whole-heart coronary vein imaging: a comparison between non-contrast-agent- and contrast-agent-enhanced visualization of the coronary venous system
    Volker Rasche
    Department of Internal Medicine II, University Hospital of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 57:1019-26. 2007
    ..05) for the great cardiac vein (GCV). The improvement in SNR was on average 155%, but was not statistically significant for the CS and the MCV. The signal of the Myo could be significantly reduced to about 25% (P < 0.001)...
  34. doi request reprint Local re-inversion coronary MR angiography: arterial spin-labeling without the need for subtraction
    Marcus Katoh
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:913-7. 2008
    ..To implement a double-inversion bright-blood coronary MR angiography sequence using a cylindrical re-inversion prepulse for selective visualization of the coronary arteries...
  35. doi request reprint Correction for heart rate variability during 3D whole heart MR coronary angiography
    Stijntje D Roes
    Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:1046-53. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of a real-time adaptive trigger delay on image quality to correct for heart rate variability in 3D whole-heart coronary MR angiography (MRA)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Metallic renal artery MR imaging stent: artifact-free lumen visualization with projection and standard renal MR angiography
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Technical University of Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Radiology 227:897-902. 2003
    ..Artifact-free in-stent lumen visualization was achieved with both projection MR angiography and contrast-enhanced MR angiography. These promising results warrant further studies for visualization of in-stent restenosis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Navigator-gated coronary magnetic resonance angiography using steady-state-free-precession: comparison to standard T2-prepared gradient-echo and spiral imaging
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Technical University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Invest Radiol 38:263-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was a systematic comparison of SSFP cMRA with standard T2-prepared gradient-echo and spiral cMRA...
  38. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional black-blood cardiac magnetic resonance coronary vessel wall imaging detects positive arterial remodeling in patients with nonsignificant coronary artery disease
    W Yong Kim
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Circulation 106:296-9. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate high-resolution black-blood 3D cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging for in vivo visualization of the proximal coronary artery vessel wall...
  39. ncbi request reprint Comparison of fat suppression strategies in 3D spiral coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Peter Bornert
    Philips Research Laboratories, Roentgenstrasse 24 26, D 22335 Hamburg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 15:462-6. 2002
    ..As the coronary arteries are embedded in epicardial fat and are adjacent to myocardial tissue, magnetization preparation such as T(2)-preparation and fat suppression is essential for coronary discrimination...
  40. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography for assessment of the stent lumen: a phantom study
    David Maintz
    Department of Cardiology and Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 4:359-67. 2002
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of visualizing the stent lumen using coronary magnetic resonance angiography in vitro...
  41. ncbi request reprint "Soap-Bubble" visualization and quantitative analysis of 3D coronary magnetic resonance angiograms
    Alex Etienne
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 48:658-66. 2002
    ..The first results obtained in healthy adults and in patients with coronary artery disease are presented...
  42. ncbi request reprint Real-time motion correction in navigator-gated free-breathing double-oblique submillimeter 3D right coronary artery magnetic resonance angiography
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Invest Radiol 37:632-6. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Renal arteries: navigator-gated balanced fast field-echo projection MR angiography with aortic spin labeling: initial experience
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Radiology 225:589-96. 2002
    ..This technique allows high-spatial-resolution and high-contrast renal MR angiography and visualization of renal artery stenosis without exogenous contrast agent or breath hold. Initial promising results warrant larger clinical studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Performance of a new gadolinium-based intravascular contrast agent in free-breathing inversion-recovery 3D coronary MRA
    Michael E Huber
    ETH and University Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Magn Reson Med 49:115-21. 2003
    ..01) was observed, while vessel sharpness of the left anterior descending (LAD) artery and the left coronary circumflex (LCX) were improved by 20% (P < 0.05) and 18% (P < 0.05), respectively...
  45. ncbi request reprint Impact of navigator timing on free-breathing submillimeter 3D coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Med 47:196-201. 2002
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Comparison of aortic elasticity determined by cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in obese versus lean adults
    Peter G Danias
    Cardiovascular, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:195-9. 2003
    ..In clinically healthy young adult obese men, obesity is associated with increased cross-sectional aortic area and decreased aortic elasticity...
  47. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance imaging: current status
    Warren J Manning
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Curr Probl Cardiol 27:275-333. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the carotid artery by MRI at 3T: a study on reproducibility
    Reza Alizadeh Dehnavi
    Vascular Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:1035-43. 2007
    ..To examine the reproducibility of carotid artery dimension measurements using 3T MRI...
  49. pmc Off-resonance angiography: a new method to depict vessels--phantom and rabbit studies
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiology 249:501-9. 2008
    ..0-T imager. Signal-to-noise and contrast-to-noise ratios were measured in the aorta of rabbits in vivo. Venous blood was obtained from the rabbits before and after MION-47 injection for use in phantom studies...
  50. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance imaging
    Sebastian Kelle
    Department of Radiology, Division of Magnetic Resonance Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 14:1778-86. 2008
    ..This includes a short overview of coronary artery vessel lumen and wall imaging, contrast agents, permeability of the coronary vessel wall, high-field imaging and imaging of endothelial function...
  51. ncbi request reprint Multi-slice three-dimensional myocardial strain tensor quantification using zHARP
    Khaled Z Abd-Elmoniem
    Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD 21218, USA
    Inf Process Med Imaging 20:62-73. 2007
    ..This article presents the theory of computing 3-D strain from two slices using zHARP, the imaging protocol, and both phantom and in-vivo validation...
  52. ncbi request reprint Coronary magnetic resonance angiography in adolescents and young adults with kawasaki disease
    Gerald F Greil
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Circulation 105:908-11. 2002
    ..We sought to prospectively compare coronary magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) and x-ray coronary angiography findings in patients with CAA caused by Kawasaki disease...
  53. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional magnetic resonance myocardial motion tracking from a single image plane
    Khaled Z Abd-Elmoniem
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:92-102. 2007
    ..This capability should open up new avenues for the automatic quantification of cardiac motion and strain for scientific and clinical purposes...
  54. ncbi request reprint High-resolution three-dimensional aortic magnetic resonance angiography and quantitative vessel wall characterization of different atherosclerotic stages in a rabbit model
    Henning Steen
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Invest Radiol 42:614-21. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) angiography and vessel wall sequences to visualize and quantify different morphologic stages of atherosclerosis in a Watanabe hereditary hyperlipidemic (WHHL) rabbit model...
  55. ncbi request reprint Coronary MR angiography at 3T during diastole and systole
    Ahmed M Gharib
    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute NHLBI, National Institutes of Health NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:921-6. 2007
    ..To investigate the impact of end-systolic imaging on quality of right coronary magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) in comparison to diastolic and to study the effect of RR interval variability on image quality...
  56. pmc Positive contrast MR-lymphography using inversion recovery with ON-resonant water suppression (IRON)
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Cardiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:1175-80. 2008
    ..To investigate the utility of inversion recovery with ON-resonant water suppression (IRON) to create positive signal in normal lymph nodes after injection of superparamagnetic nanoparticles...
  57. ncbi request reprint Combined functional and viability cardiac MR imaging in a single breathhold
    El Sayed H Ibrahim
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Magn Reson Med 58:843-9. 2007
    ..The proposed technique reduces scan time by one-half, compared with separate acquisitions of functional and viability images, and alleviates misregistration problems caused by separate breathholds...
  58. ncbi request reprint Hind limb ischemia in rabbit model: T2-prepared versus time-of-flight MR angiography at 3 T
    Grigorios Korosoglou
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, JHOC 4223, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD, 21287, USA
    Radiology 245:761-9. 2007
    ..To prospectively compare various parameters of vessels imaged at 3 T by using time-of-flight (TOF) and T2-prepared magnetic resonance (MR) angiography in a rabbit model of hind limb ischemia...
  59. ncbi request reprint Real-time MR imaging of myocardial regional function using strain-encoding (SENC) with tissue through-plane motion tracking
    El Sayed H Ibrahim
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:1461-70. 2007
    ..To implement real-time myocardial strain-encoding (SENC) imaging in combination with tracking the tissue displacement in the through-plane direction...
  60. doi request reprint Coronary artery anomalies and variants: technical feasibility of assessment with coronary MR angiography at 3 T
    Ahmed M Gharib
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Radiology 247:220-7. 2008
    ..Findings included aneurysms, ectasia, arteriovenous fistulas, and anomalous origins. The 3D whole-heart acquisitions developed for use with 3 T are feasible for use in the assessment of CAAV...
  61. ncbi request reprint Automated identification of minimal myocardial motion for improved image quality on MR angiography at 3 T
    Ali Ustun
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University Medical School, JHOC 4223, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W283-90. 2007
    ..5 T and 10 healthy adults (nine men, one woman; mean age, 24.9 years; age range, 21-32 years) at 3 T...
  62. ncbi request reprint Subclinical coronary and aortic atherosclerosis detected by magnetic resonance imaging in type 1 diabetes with and without diabetic nephropathy
    Won Yong Kim
    Department of Cardiology, Skejby Hospital, Brendstrupgaardsvej, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    Circulation 115:228-35. 2007
    ..We sought to evaluate coronary and aortic atherosclerosis in a cohort of asymptomatic type 1 diabetic patients with and without diabetic nephropathy using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging...
  63. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of free-breathing cardiovascular magnetic resonance coronary angiography
    Gerald F Greil
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 9:49-56. 2007
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Visualization of anomalous coronary artery in the presence of arrhythmia using radial balanced fast field echo coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital, Technical University of Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Circulation 107:e214. 2003
  65. ncbi request reprint The impact of spatial resolution and respiratory motion on MR imaging of atherosclerotic plaque
    Michael Schar
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 17:538-44. 2003
    ..To examine the impact of spatial resolution and respiratory motion on the ability to accurately measure atherosclerotic plaque burden and to visually identify atherosclerotic plaque composition...
  66. ncbi request reprint Spiral MR myocardial tagging
    Salome Ryf
    Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Magn Reson Med 51:237-42. 2004
    ..Ten healthy adult subjects were studied. With this new approach, high-quality images can be obtained and the tags persist throughout the entire cardiac cycle...
  67. ncbi request reprint Free-breathing renal MR angiography with steady-state free-precession (SSFP) and slab-selective spin inversion: initial results
    Marcus Katoh
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital, University of Technology, Aachen, Germany
    Kidney Int 66:1272-8. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Combined transesophageal and surface MRI provides optimal imaging in aortic atherosclerosis
    Henning Steen
    Cardiology Division of the Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 6:909-16. 2004
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Navigator-gated free-breathing three-dimensional balanced fast field echo (TrueFISP) coronary magnetic resonance angiography
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Invest Radiol 37:637-42. 2002
    ..It is hypothesized that Balanced-FFE may be valuable for contrast enhancement in 3D free-breathing coronary MRA...
  70. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Pitfalls in coronary magnetic resonance angiography: right coronary artery occlusion
    David Maintz
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University Hospital, Munster, Germany
    Circulation 111:e94-6. 2005
  71. ncbi request reprint Artifact-free coronary magnetic resonance angiography and coronary vessel wall imaging in the presence of a new, metallic, coronary magnetic resonance imaging stent
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Technical University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Circulation 111:1019-26. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the potential of a new, dedicated, coronary MR imaging (MRI) stent for artifact-free, coronary MRA and in-stent lumen and vessel wall visualization...
  72. ncbi request reprint Navigator-gated free-breathing 3D balanced FFE projection renal MRA: Comparison with contrast-enhanced breath-hold 3D MRA in a swine model
    Elmar Spuentrup
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Technical University of Aachen, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 48:739-43. 2002
    ..The present results warrant clinical studies in patients with renal artery disease...
  73. ncbi request reprint Coronary MR angiography: comparison of quantitative and qualitative data from four techniques
    David Maintz
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:515-21. 2004
    ..Accuracy for detection of hemodynamically significant disease (> 50%) was assessed in comparison with radiographic coronary angiography...
  74. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 3D segmented gradient-echo and steady-state free precession coronary MRI sequences in patients with coronary artery disease
    Murat Ozgun
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Muenster, Albert Schweitzer Strasse 33, Muenster 48129, Germany
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:103-9. 2005
    ..Our objective was to compare two state-of-the-art coronary MRI (CMRI) sequences with regard to image quality and diagnostic accuracy for the detection of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  75. ncbi request reprint Correction of through-plane deformation artifacts in stimulated echo acquisition mode cardiac imaging
    Ahmed S Fahmy
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Magn Reson Med 55:404-12. 2006
    ..The results show the ability of the method to recover the lost myocardial signal and generate artifact-free black-blood cardiac images...
  76. ncbi request reprint MRI of coronary vessel walls using radial k-space sampling and steady-state free precession imaging
    Marcus Katoh
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, RWTH Aachen University Hospital, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:S401-6. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate the impact of radial k-space sampling and steady-state free precession (SSFP) imaging on image quality in MRI of coronary vessel walls...
  77. ncbi request reprint Meeting highlights of the 8th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Society For Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, January 21 to 23, 2005
    Christopher M Kramer
    University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:411-6. 2005
    ..5 T to 11.7 T. State-of-the-art applications were reviewed, spanning a wide range from molecular imaging to predicting outcome with CMR in large patient populations...
  78. ncbi request reprint Selective coronary artery plaque visualization and differentiation by contrast-enhanced inversion prepared MRI
    David Maintz
    Department of Clinical Radiology, University of Muenster, M√ľnster 48129, Germany
    Eur Heart J 27:1732-6. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the utility of contrast-enhanced coronary magnetic resonance imaging (CE-MRI) for selective visualization and non-invasive differentiation of atherosclerotic coronary plaque in humans...
  79. ncbi request reprint MRI visualized neo-intimal dissection and co-localization of novel apoptotic markers apolipoprotein C-1, ceramide and caspase-3 in a Watanabe hyperlipidemic rabbit model
    Henning Steen
    Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Atherosclerosis 191:82-9. 2007
    ..In vivo relevance of these observations in an animal model of plaque rupture has not been shown...
  80. ncbi request reprint Coronary MR angiography clinical applications and potential for imaging coronary artery disease
    Peter G Danias
    Harvard Thorndike Laboratory of the Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 11:81-99. 2003
    ..Future developments and enhancements of CMRA promise better lumen and coronary artery wall imaging. This may become the new target in noninvasive evaluation of CAD...