2014 Korean guidelines for appropriate utilization of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging: a joint report of the Korean Society of Cardiology and the Korean Society of Radiology

Yeonyee E. Yoon, Yoo J.in Hong, Hyung Kwan Kim, Jeong A. Kim, Jin O.h. Na, Dong H.yun Yang, Young J.in Kim, Eui Young Choi, Korean Society of Cardiology The Korean Society of Cardiology

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    Abstract

    Cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging is now widely used in several fields of cardiovascular disease assessment due to recent technical developments. CMR can give physicians information that cannot be found with other imaging modalities. However, there is no guideline which is suitable for Korean people for the use of CMR. Therefore, we have prepared a Korean guideline for the appropriate utilization of CMR to guide Korean physicians, imaging specialists, medical associates and patients to improve the overall medical system performances. By addressing CMR usage and creating these guidelines we hope to contribute towards the promotion of public health. This guideline is a joint report of the Korean Society of Cardiology and the Korean Society of Radiology.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)659-688
    Number of pages30
    JournalKorean journal of radiology
    Volume15
    Issue number6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2014 Nov 1

    Keywords

    • Appropriateness criteria
    • Evidence-based medicine
    • Guideline
    • Heart
    • Magnetic resonance imaging

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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