Magnetic resonance imaging and ventricle mechanics

K. F. Augenstein, E. R. McVeigh, A. A. Young

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Abstract

Methods for cardiac geometry and motion reconstruction from multi-planar tagged magnetic resonance images (MRI) have been developed and refined over the last decade. This paper firstly provides an overview of a finite-element reconstruction method, including variants for interactive three-dimensional reconstruction. The second part of this paper discusses recent applications of MRI and ventricular modelling in the study of electrical-mechanical coupling.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1263-1275
Number of pages13
JournalPhilosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Volume359
Issue number1783
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 15 2001
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Cardiac mechanics
  • Image processing
  • Magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General

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