Maythem Saeed

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of microembolization associated with revascularization in acute myocardial infarction: MDCT cardiac perfusion and function study
    Maythem Saeed
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:1861-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint MDCT has the potential to predict percutaneous coronary intervention outcome in swine model: microscopic validation
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acta Radiol 53:987-94. 2012
  3. pmc Remote control catheter navigation: options for guidance under MRI
    Leah Muller
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L 352, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 14:33. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Coronary microemboli effects in preexisting acute infarcts in a swine model: cardiac MR imaging indices, injury biomarkers, and histopathologic assessment
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Radiology 268:98-108. 2013
  5. doi request reprint MRI study on volume effects of coronary emboli on myocardial function, perfusion and viability
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States
    Int J Cardiol 165:93-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint MRI quantification of left ventricular function in microinfarct versus large infarct in swine model
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, Room 320, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:159-68. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the acute effects of distal coronary microembolization using multidetector computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107 5705, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:1747-57. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Persistent decline in longitudinal and radial strain after coronary microembolization detected on velocity encoded phase contrast magnetic resonance imaging
    Demetrius L Dicks
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 2205, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 30:69-76. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Transendocardial delivery of extracellular myocardial markers by using combination X-ray/MR fluoroscopic guidance: feasibility study in dogs
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 231:689-96. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The potential of contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging for predicting left ventricular remodeling
    Norbert Watzinger
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 16:633-40. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of microembolization associated with revascularization in acute myocardial infarction: MDCT cardiac perfusion and function study
    Maythem Saeed
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:1861-9. 2013
    ..Furthermore, it has the potential to visualize patchy microinfarct, detect perfusion deficits and dysfunction at the border zone after microembolization of pre-existing AMI...
  2. doi request reprint MDCT has the potential to predict percutaneous coronary intervention outcome in swine model: microscopic validation
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Acta Radiol 53:987-94. 2012
    ..Volumes and sizes of dislodged coronary microemboli vary during PCI so their effects at the left ventricular (LV) and cellular levels cannot be quantified. Furthermore, biopsy for tissue characterization is not an option in PCI patients...
  3. pmc Remote control catheter navigation: options for guidance under MRI
    Leah Muller
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L 352, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Cardiovasc Magn Reson 14:33. 2012
    ..Steering catheters by remote control under MRI guidance offers unique challenges and opportunities...
  4. ncbi request reprint Coronary microemboli effects in preexisting acute infarcts in a swine model: cardiac MR imaging indices, injury biomarkers, and histopathologic assessment
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Radiology 268:98-108. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint MRI study on volume effects of coronary emboli on myocardial function, perfusion and viability
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, United States
    Int J Cardiol 165:93-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of two volumes of <120 μm microemboli on LV function, perfusion and viability using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  6. doi request reprint MRI quantification of left ventricular function in microinfarct versus large infarct in swine model
    Maythem Saeed
    Interventional Radiology Laboratory, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, Room 320, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:159-68. 2013
    ..Despite the difference in myocardial damage, global and regional LV dysfunction after microembolization was comparable to occlusion/reperfusion. This MR study suggests that the pattern of myocardial damage plays a role in LV dysfunction...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of the acute effects of distal coronary microembolization using multidetector computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94107 5705, USA
    Magn Reson Med 67:1747-57. 2012
    ..Although microembolization resulted in no mortality, it caused left ventricular dysfunction, perfusion deficit, cellular damage increase in cardiac injury enzymes, and arrhythmias...
  8. doi request reprint Persistent decline in longitudinal and radial strain after coronary microembolization detected on velocity encoded phase contrast magnetic resonance imaging
    Demetrius L Dicks
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 2205, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 30:69-76. 2009
    ..To use velocity-encoded phase contrast (PC) MRI in assessing the effect of coronary microembolization on longitudinal and radial myocardial strain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transendocardial delivery of extracellular myocardial markers by using combination X-ray/MR fluoroscopic guidance: feasibility study in dogs
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 231:689-96. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint The potential of contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging for predicting left ventricular remodeling
    Norbert Watzinger
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 16:633-40. 2002
    ..05 mmol/kg Gd-mesoporphyrin 12 hours before the second MRI for detection of healed MI. True infarct size (IS) and LV mass were measured postmortem. LV volumes, mass, function, and wall thickness were determined in both imaging sessions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Injection of adeno-associated viral vector encoding vascular endothelial growth factor gene in infarcted swine myocardium: MR measurements of left ventricular function and strain
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207 B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 245:196-205. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Discrimination of myocardial acute and chronic (scar) infarctions on delayed contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging with intravascular magnetic resonance contrast media
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94134 0628, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:1961-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the potential of intravascular gadolinium (Gd)-chelates in discriminating acute from chronic myocardial infarctions (MIs)...
  13. pmc Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging in delivering and evaluating the efficacy of hepatocyte growth factor gene in chronic infarct scar
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 1701, USA
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 12:111-22. 2011
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  14. doi request reprint Intracoronary injection of contrast media maps the territory of the coronary artery: an MRI technique for assessing the effects of locally delivered angiogenic therapies
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:1354-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the ability of the selective injection of magnetic resonance contrast media (MR-CM) to map and quantify the territories of the major coronary arteries...
  15. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive MR characterization of structural and functional components of reperfused infarct
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Acta Radiol 51:1093-102. 2010
    ..left ventricular (LV) remodeling is a highly complex phenomenon that starts soon after infarction and progresses to extensive regional and global architectural changes over time...
  16. ncbi request reprint Accentuation of high susceptibility of hypertrophied myocardium to ischemia: complementary assessment of Gadophrin-enhancement and left ventricular function with MRI
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    Magn Reson Med 51:552-8. 2004
    ..Hypertrophied hearts are more sensitive to ischemia than nonhypertrophied hearts. The complementary assessment of Gadophrin-enhancement and LV function with MRI provides unique information about myocardium sensitivity to ischemia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Delivery and assessment of endovascular stents to repair aortic coarctation using MR and X-ray imaging
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:371-8. 2006
    ..To investigate the utility of MR and X-ray imaging for characterizing aortic coarctation and flow, and guiding the endovascular catheter to place a stent to repair the coarctation...
  18. pmc Permanent coronary artery occlusion: cardiovascular MR imaging is platform for percutaneous transendocardial delivery and assessment of gene therapy in canine model
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 249:560-71. 2008
    ..To provide evidence that vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) genes delivered transendocardially with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging guidance may neovascularize or improve vascular recruitment in occlusive infarction...
  19. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous transendocardial VEGF gene therapy: MRI guided delivery and characterization of 3D myocardial strain
    Demetrius Dicks
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, 513 Parnassus Avenue, HSW207B, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Cardiol 143:255-63. 2010
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  20. ncbi request reprint Endovascular stents in pulmonary valve and artery in swine: feasibility study of MR imaging-guided deployment and postinterventional assessment
    Titus Kuehne
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L308, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 226:475-81. 2003
    ..To assess the feasibility of using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging to guide stent deployment in the pulmonary valve and artery and evaluate, after stent deployment, the position and morphology of and blood flow through the stent...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of pulmonary insufficiency on biventricular function in the developing heart of growing swine
    Titus Kuehne
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology and Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif 94143, USA
    Circulation 108:2007-13. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to determine the effects of chronic pulmonary insufficiency (PI) on right (RV) and left (LV) ventricular function in young growing swine...
  22. doi request reprint MR imaging assessment of the kinetics of P846, a new gadolinium-based MR contrast medium, in ischemically injured myocardium
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Contrast Media Mol Imaging 3:112-9. 2008
    ..Despite lower gadolinium dose, P846 permits differentiation of viable and nonviable myocardium owing to a high contrast and a long imaging window with conventional t1-weighted SE sequence...
  23. pmc Magnetically assisted remote-controlled endovascular catheter for interventional MR imaging: in vitro navigation at 1.5 T versus X-ray fluoroscopy
    Aaron D Losey
    From the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705
    Radiology 271:862-9. 2014
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  24. pmc Heterogeneous microinfarcts caused by coronary microemboli: evaluation with multidetector CT and MR imaging in a swine model
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and Department of Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, 185 Berry St, Suite 350, Campus Box 0946, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, USA
    Radiology 254:718-28. 2010
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  25. ncbi request reprint MR guidance of targeted injections into border and core of scarred myocardium in pigs
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, Room HSW 207 B, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 240:419-26. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Balloon sizing and transcatheter closure of acute atrial septal defects guided by magnetic resonance fluoroscopy: assessment and validation in a large animal model
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:204-11. 2005
    ..To quantitatively assess atrial septal defects (ASDs) with small shunts using MRI followed by transcatheter closure monitored by MR fluoroscopy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling after infarction: sequential MR imaging with oral nicorandil therapy in rat model
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm L 308, 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 224:830-7. 2002
    ..To use magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in quantification of the short- and long-term effects of therapy with orally administered nicorandil on left ventricular (LV) geometry and function independent of infarction size...
  28. ncbi request reprint Myocardial blood flow in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy: quantitative assessment with velocity-encoded cine magnetic resonance imaging of the coronary sinus
    Norbert Watzinger
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:347-53. 2005
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  29. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of spatial extent of microvascular injury in reperfused ischemically injured rat myocardium: value of blood pool ultrasmall superparamagnetic particles of iron oxide
    Gabriele A Krombach
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L308, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 225:479-86. 2002
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  30. ncbi request reprint Combined pulmonary stenosis and insufficiency preserves myocardial contractility in the developing heart of growing swine at midterm follow-up
    Titus Kuehne
    Department of Pediatrics and Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Appl Physiol 99:1422-7. 2005
    ..05) compared with control animals at 3-mo follow-up. In the young, developing heart, chronic combined PSPI impairs biventricular systolic pump function and diastolic compliance but preserves RV myocardial contractility...
  31. pmc MR assessment of myocardial perfusion, viability, and function after intramyocardial transfer of VM202, a new plasmid human hepatocyte growth factor in ischemic swine myocardium
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 249:107-18. 2008
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  32. ncbi request reprint Adeno-associated viral vector-encoding vascular endothelial growth factor gene: effect on cardiovascular MR perfusion and infarct resorption measurements in swine
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Radiology 243:451-60. 2007
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  33. pmc Quantitative MR measurements of regional and global left ventricular function and strain after intramyocardial transfer of VM202 into infarcted swine myocardium
    Marcus Carlsson
    Dept of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, UCSF, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW207B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 295:H522-32. 2008
    ..The combined use of cine and tagging MR imaging provides valuable information on the efficacy of gene therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Experimental renal artery embolization in a combined MR imaging/angiographic unit
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Room M 361, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:1169-75. 2003
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  35. ncbi request reprint Scarred myocardium imposes additional burden on remote viable myocardium despite a reduction in the extent of area with late contrast MR enhancement
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 94143 0628, USA
    Eur Radiol 16:827-36. 2006
    ..The integration of late enhancement and cine MRI incorporates anatomical and functional evaluation of remodeled hearts...
  36. ncbi request reprint P846, a new gadolinium based low diffusion magnetic resonance contrast agent, in characterizing occlusive infarcts, reperfused ischemic myocardium and reperfused infarcts in rats
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207B, San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    MAGMA 21:207-18. 2008
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  37. pmc RF Heating of MRI-Assisted Catheter Steering Coils for Interventional MRI
    Fabio Settecase
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L 352, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:277-85. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was too assess magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiofrequency (RF)-related heating of conductive wire coils used in magnetically steerable endovascular catheters...
  38. ncbi request reprint Gadomer-enhanced MR imaging in the detection of microvascular obstruction: alleviation with nicorandil therapy
    Gabriele A Krombach
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207B, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 236:510-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate Gadomer-enhanced magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in the quantification of small microvascular obstruction regions and determine if nicroandil alleviates the formation of microvascular obstruction...
  39. pmc Myocardial microinfarction after coronary microembolization in swine: MR imaging characterization
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, HSW 207B, San Francisco, CA 94134, USA
    Radiology 250:703-13. 2009
    ..To use first-pass perfusion and delayed-enhanced (DE) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for the detection of the early effects of coronary microembolization on myocardial perfusion and viability...
  40. pmc MR fluoroscopy in vascular and cardiac interventions (review)
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 1701, USA
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:117-37. 2012
    ..MR fluoroscopy has the potential to form the basis for minimally invasive image-guided surgeries that offer improved patient management and cost effectiveness...
  41. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging quantification of left ventricular dysfunction following coronary microembolization
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94134, USA
    Magn Reson Med 61:595-602. 2009
    ..It also changed LV geometry and decreased radial and circumferential strain over the course of 1 week...
  42. doi request reprint Identification of residual ischemia, infarction, and microvascular impairment in revascularized myocardial infarction using 64-slice MDCT
    Andre D Furtado
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, California 94134 0628, USA
    Contrast Media Mol Imaging 3:198-206. 2008
    ..In conclusion, modern MDCT has the potential to identify residual ischemia on FPP and microvascular impairment and infarction on DE images...
  43. ncbi request reprint Assessment of myocardial viability using standard extracellular and necrosis specific MR contrast media
    Maythem Saeed
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Radiology, 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:S84-7. 2002
  44. pmc Magnetic catheter manipulation in the interventional MR imaging environment
    Mark W Wilson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:885-91. 2013
    ..To evaluate deflection capability of a prototype endovascular catheter, which is remotely magnetically steerable, for use in the interventional magnetic resonance (MR) imaging environment...
  45. ncbi request reprint Steady-state imaging for visualization of endovascular interventions
    Alastair J Martin
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Magn Reson Med 50:434-8. 2003
    ..The addition of a blood pool agent in an in vivo model was found to be necessary for adequate visualization of a dysprosium-marked catheter...
  46. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR delineation of stunned myocardium with administration of MnCl(2) in rats
    Gabriele A Krombach
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Radiology 230:183-90. 2004
    ..To determine whether stunned myocardium can be delineated at magnetic resonance (MR) imaging with differential cellular uptake of manganese ions...
  47. ncbi request reprint Interventional cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Oliver M Weber
    Departments of Radiology, Electrophysiology, Medicine, and Pediatric Cardiology, University of California at San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, L310 Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 38:352-7. 2003
  48. ncbi request reprint Effect of potassium-channel opener therapy on reperfused infarction in hypertrophied hearts: demonstration of preconditioning by using functional and contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 9:193-202. 2004
    ..Brief ischemia caused severe injury in hypertrophied hearts. Infusing nicorandil increased the tolerance of hypertrophied hearts to ischemia. MRI is a suitable technique for the evaluation of new therapies in LV hypertrophy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Long-term oral treatment with nicorandil prevents the progression of left ventricular hypertrophy and preserves viability
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 45:333-40. 2005
    ..001) than treated and control animals. MR and postmortem data showed close agreement. Nicorandil therapy prevented the development of cardiac hypertrophy and protected myocardium against ischemia...
  50. pmc Comparing deflection measurements of a magnetically steerable catheter using optical imaging and MRI
    Prasheel Lillaney
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143
    Med Phys 41:022305. 2014
    ..The focus of this study was to mechanically characterize deflections of two different prototypes of the magnetically steerable catheterin vitro to better understand their efficacy...
  51. doi request reprint Restoration of left ventricular geometry and improvement of left ventricular function in a rodent model of chronic ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Jiashing Yu
    University of California Berkeley and University of California San Francisco Joint Bioengineering Graduate Group, Berkeley San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 137:180-7. 2009
    ..Various approaches to myocardial reconstruction have been developed for the treatment of congestive heart failure resulting from ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  52. doi request reprint Impaired regional left ventricular strain after repair of tetralogy of Fallot
    Karen G Ordovas
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:79-85. 2012
    ..To test the potential of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in early detection of left ventricular (LV) dysfunction in patients with pulmonary regurgitation and normal LV ejection fraction after repair of tetralogy of Fallot...
  53. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging as a potential gold standard for infarct quantification
    Marcus Carlsson
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Electrocardiol 41:614-20. 2008
    ..The biological rationale and technical background for detecting MI by DE-MR imaging were reviewed as well as the different approaches for quantification of the DE-MR images, exemplified by patient cases...
  54. pmc Safety of retained microcatheters: an evaluation of radiofrequency heating in endovascular microcatheters with nitinol, tungsten, and polyetheretherketone braiding at 1.5 T and 3 T
    Aaron D Losey
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Neurointerv Surg 6:314-9. 2014
    ..Heating of nitinol, tungsten, and polyetheretherketone (PEEK) braided microcatheters was assessed and compared using a phantom model...
  55. doi request reprint Quantitative and qualitative characterization of the acute changes in myocardial structure and function after distal coronary microembolization using MDCT
    Maythem Saeed
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 94107 5705, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:479-87. 2011
    ..To determine the potential of multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) in assessing, at 72 hours, the effects of distal coronary microembolization on myocardial structure and function...
  56. ncbi request reprint Contrast agents for cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging. Current status and future directions
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Drugs R D 3:285-302. 2002
    ..The research and development of MR contrast agents will continue at the cellular and molecular levels in the next decade...
  57. pmc A computationally efficient formal optimization of regional myocardial contractility in a sheep with left ventricular aneurysm
    Kay Sun
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Biomech Eng 131:111001. 2009
    ..The computation time of less than 5 hours associated with our proposed method for estimating regional myocardial contractility in vivo makes it a potentially very useful clinical tool...
  58. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance--guided cardiac catheterization in a swine model of atrial septal defect
    Simon Schalla
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Circulation 108:1865-70. 2003
    ..This study evaluates the feasibility of real-time MRI (MR fluoroscopy) to guide left and right heart catheterization...
  59. pmc Steerable catheter microcoils for interventional MRI reducing resistive heating
    Anthony Bernhardt
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:270-6. 2011
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  60. ncbi request reprint Distribution of intramyocardially injected extracellular MR contrast medium: effects of concentration and volume
    Gabriele A Krombach
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, L308, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Eur Radiol 14:334-40. 2004
    ..Intramyocardial injection of extracellular MR contrast media may be useful as a marker for the extent of distribution of intramyocardially delivered therapeutic solutions...
  61. ncbi request reprint Endovascular interventional MRI
    Christine B Henk
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0628, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 22:451-60. 2005
    ..In this article we review the current state of the art and address the topic partly by referring to our own experiments and presenting our recent illustrations...
  62. ncbi request reprint Thallium-like test for myocardial viability with MnDPDP-enhanced MRI
    Michael F Wendland
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Radiology, 94143 0628, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:S82-3. 2002
  63. doi request reprint CT angiographic measurement of vascular blood flow velocity by using projection data
    Sven Prevrhal
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Box 0628, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 261:923-9. 2011
    ..To determine whether flow velocity can be measured by using projection data from computed tomographic (CT) scans obtained during contrast material injection in a phantom model...
  64. ncbi request reprint [New therapies for interventional cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging]
    Olaf Saborowski
    Department of Radiology, and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Herz 33:323-33. 2008
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  65. ncbi request reprint Chronic heart failure: global left ventricular perfusion and coronary flow reserve with velocity-encoded cine MR imaging: initial results
    Gunnar K Lund
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, Rm L 308, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Radiology 227:209-15. 2003
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  66. ncbi request reprint MR imaging in assessing cardiovascular interventions and myocardial injury
    Alexis Jacquier
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco, CA 94134 0628, USA
    Contrast Media Mol Imaging 2:1-15. 2007
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  67. ncbi request reprint Contrast enhanced MRI of stunned myocardium using Mn-based MRI contrast media
    Michael F Wendland
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:S341-2. 2002
  68. ncbi request reprint Close association between the reduction in myocardial energy metabolism and infarct size: dose-response assessment of cyclosporine
    Claus U Niemann
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 302:1123-8. 2002
    ..97; NAD(+): r = 0.82, P < 0.01). The reduction in cardiac energy metabolism before occlusion may be the cause of myocardial preservation during ischemia/reperfusion...
  69. pmc Value of MR contrast media in image-guided body interventions
    Maythem Saeed
    Maythem Saeed, Mark Wilson, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, United States
    World J Radiol 4:1-12. 2012
    ..Future applications of MR contrast media in image-guided procedures depend on their safety, tolerability, tissue specificity and effectiveness in demonstrating success of the interventions and therapies...
  70. pmc Reperfusion injury components and manifestations determined by cardiovascular MR and MDCT imaging
    Maythem Saeed
    Maythem Saeed, Steve Hetts, Mark Wilson, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California San Francisco, 185 Berry Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94107 5705, United States
    World J Radiol 2:1-14. 2010
    ..The significance of deposited calcium in acute infarct detected on MDCT requires further studies. Cardiac MR and MDCT imaging have the potential for assessing reperfusion injury components and manifestations...