Bastiaan Versluis1,2, Marcelle van Eupen1, Patty J. Nelemans3, Ellen V. Rouwet4, Joep A.W. Teijink4, Joachim E. Wildberger1, Walter H. Backes1, Tim Leiner1
1Radiology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, Netherlands; 2Cardiovasculair Research Institute Maastricht (CARIM), Maastricht, Netherlands; 3Epidemiology, Maastricht University Medical Center; 4Vascular surgery, Atrium Medical Center Heerlen
The aim was to assess the reproducibility of MR arteriography to quantify the number of small arteries and flow of conduit arteries. Ten healthy volunteers and ten patients with proven PAD and collateral formation were prospectively imaged twice within one week.