Myocardial Viability

Room A 101-102      10:30 - 12:30                                       Chairs: Maythem Saeed and Katherine Wu

10:30      228.    Myocardial Viability Assessment by Contrast-Enhanced MRI Before CABG Surgery - Impact of Late Enhancement Extent in MRI on Coronary Graft Flow

Peter Hunold1, Parwis Massoudy2, Thomas Schlosser1, Claudia Böhm2, Jörg Forkel2, Sandra Massing1,

Jörg Barkhausen1

1University Hospital, Essen, Germany; 2West German Heart Center, University Hospital, Essen, Germany

10:42      229.    Delayed Contrast Enhanced MRI in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction and Coronary Intervention: Sensitivity and Correlation Between MRI Infarct Size, Biochemical Markers and Time to Intervention  - not available

Katharina Strach1, Matthias Hackenbroch1, Carsten Meyer1, Alexandra Schmiedel1, Hans Schild1, Torsten Sommer1

1University of Bonn, Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

10:54      230.    The Delayed Hyperenhancement Patterns for Occlusive and Reperfused Myocardial Infarct at Different Healing Stage

Yi Wang1, Xiangke Du1, Wei Sun2, Guang Cao3

1Peking University People's Hospital, Beijing, People's Republic of China; 2GE Medical System China, Beijing, People's Republic of China; 3GE Medical System China, Hong Kong, People's Republic of China

11:06      231.    Multi-Contrast Delayed Enhancement (MCODE) Provides Improved Imaging of Sub-Endocardial Myocardial Infarction

Peter Kellman1, Yiu-Cho Chung2, Orlando P. Simonetti2, Elliot R. McVeigh1, Andrew E. Arai1

1National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; 2Siemens Medical Solutions, USA, Chicago, Illinois, USA

11:18      232.    Assessment of Irreversible Myocardial Damage by Delayed Hyperenhancement MRI in the Hyper-Acute Stage

Xiaoguang Zhu1, Rongyan Zhang1, Nicholas F. Campagna1, Ming Zhao1

1Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

11:30      233.    Myocardial Viability Imaging Using a Multi Half-Echo Projection Reconstruction MR Technique - not available

Orhan Unal1, Ethan K. Brodsky1, Walter F. Block1, Tim F. Christian1, Thomas M. Grist1

1University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

11:42      234.    Determining the Partition-Coefficient of Gd-DTPA in Patients with Reperfused Myocardial Infarction: Delayed Enhancement Vs. Constant Infusion Techniques

Frank S. Prato1, Rebecca E. Thornhill1, Gerald Wisenberg2, James White2, Judith Nowell3, Anya Sauer1

1Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada; 2London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada; 3St. Joseph's Health Care, London, Ontario, Canada

11:54      235.    Post-Contrast T1 Measurements of Blood, Infarct and Normal Myocardium at 1.5T and 3T

Puneet Sharma1, Mushabbar Syed2, Stamiakos Lerakis2, John N. Oshinski2

1Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 2Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

12:06      236.    Cine Delayed Enhancement Imaging of the Heart - not available

Randolph M. Setser1, Yiu Cho Chung2, Jae K. Kim1, Kevin Chen1, Arthur E. Stillman1, Orlando P. Simonetti2,

Ralf Loeffler3, Richard D. White1

1The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; 2Siemens Medical Solutions, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 3Siemens Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany

12:18      237.    Single Shot and Phasesensitive Detection for Assessment of Myocardial Infarction Within a Single Breathhold - not available

Armin Michael Huber1, Stefan Schoenberg1, Carmel Hayes2, Benedikt Spannagl1, Johannes Rieber3, Volker Klauss3, Maximilian Reiser1

1Klinikum Großhadern, München, Germany; 2Siemens Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany; 3Klinikum Innenstadt, München, Germany