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Abstract #0765

Feasibility of Five-Minute Comprehensive Cardiac MR Examination Using Highly Accelerated Parallel Imaging with a 32-Element Coil Array

Jian Xu1,2, Ricardo Otazo3, Sven Zuehlsdorff4, Daniel Kim3, Xiaoming Bi4, Qi Duan3, Sonia Nielles-Vallespin5, Monvadi Barbara Srichai3, Thoralf Niendorf6, Renate Jerecic4, Bernd Stoeckel1, Yao Wang2, Li Feng2, Kellyanne Mcgorty3, Daniel K. Sodickson3

1Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc., New York, NY, USA; 2Polytechnic Institute of NYU, Brooklyn, NY, USA; 3Center for Biomedical Imaging, Dept. of Radiology,New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA; 4Siemens Medical Solutions USA Inc., Chicago, IL, USA; 5Siemens Medical Solutions, Erlangen, Germany; 6Division of Experimental Magnetic Resonance Imaging, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany

highly accelerated 3D and 4D imaging techniques for comprehensive cardiac imaging in a total time of 5 minutes were developed and assembled into a single streamlined protocol, which was evaluated for feasibility in healthy adult subjects.