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Cardiovascular MRI is better than standard scan, say researchers

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i2592 (Published 11 May 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i2592
  1. Jacqui Wise
  1. London

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) is a stronger predictor of major adverse cardiovascular events than single photon emission computed tomography, a five year follow-up published in the Annals of Internal Medicine has found.1

CMR is a magnetic resonance imaging scan that focuses on the area around the heart, but, unlike single photon emission computed …

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