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Research progress of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity
TIAN Yaotian  WANG Cuiyan 

Cite this article as: Tian YT, Wang CY. Research progress of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(3): 147-150. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.03.036.

[Abstract] Anthracycline (ATC) is a commonly used chemotherapeutic drug with prominent cardiotoxic side effects. Anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity (AIC) increases the cardiovascular morbidity and mortality of cancer survivors and seriously affects the quality of their life. Detecting and evaluating the AIC precisely can provide key information for clinical diagnosis and treatment, and reduce cardiovascular complications in cancer survivors. Cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR), as a noninvasive procedure, plays an important role in the baseline evaluation and follow-up of AIC due to its advantages of good repeatability, high spatial resolution, and multiple-parameter-imaging. Recently, series of new CMR technologies, including feature tracking (FT) and mapping, played an irreplaceable role in the early detection of AIC. Here we summarized the technical advantages and the progress of clinical application on CMR detecting and evaluating AIC.
[Keywords] cardiac magnetic resonance imaging;anthracycline;cardiotoxicity;chemotherapy;feature tracking;myocardial strain;myocardial tissue characteristics

TIAN Yaotian1   WANG Cuiyan2*  

1 Department of Medical Imaging, Shandong Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong University, Jinan 250021, China

2 Department of Medical Imaging, Shandong Provincial Hospital Affiliated to Shandong First Medical University, Jinan 250021, China

Wang CY, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

Received  2021-08-05
Accepted  2022-02-17
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.03.036
Cite this article as: Tian YT, Wang CY. Research progress of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(3): 147-150.DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.03.036

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