Late gadolinium enhancement-cardiovascular magnetic resonance as a predictor of response to cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy

Shajil Chalil, Paul W X Foley, Sarkaw A Muyhaldeen, Kiran C R Patel, Zaheer R Yousef, Russell E A Smith, Michael P Frenneaux, Francisco Leyva

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To determine whether myocardial scarring, quantified using late gadolinium enhancement-cardiovascular magnetic resonance (LGE-CMR), predicts response to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1031-7
Number of pages7
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007


  • Aged
  • Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
  • Cicatrix
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise Tolerance
  • Female
  • Gadolinium
  • Humans
  • Logistic Models
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Myocardium
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Quality of Life
  • Treatment Outcome

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