Friday, October 23, 2009

T2* Measurement of Myocardial Iron in Thalassemia (Part I)

If you need further details on getting the exponential trendline, feel free to let me know.

Leung et al. Magnetic resonance imaging assessment of cardiac and liver iron load in transfusion dependent patients. Pediatr. Blood Cancer (2009) vol. 53 (6) pp. 1054-1059

Westwood et al. Intercentre Reproducibility of Magnetic Resonance T2* Measurements of Myocardial Iron in Thalassaemia. The international journal of cardiovascular imaging (2005) vol. 21 (5) pp. 531-538

Westwood et al. A single breath-hold multiecho T2* cardiovascular magnetic resonance technique for diagnosis of myocardial iron overload. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging (2003) vol. 18 (1) pp. 33-9

Westwood et al. Interscanner reproducibility of cardiovascular magnetic resonance T2* measurements of tissue iron in thalassemia. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging (2003) vol. 18 (5) pp. 616-620

Anderson. Cardiovascular T2-star (T2*) magnetic resonance for the early diagnosis of myocardial iron overload. European Heart Journal (2001) vol. 22 (23) pp. 2171-2179

1 comment:

  1. All this information is very helpful for the medical fraternity and specially those who are stepping into the shoes of being a doctor.