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Table 1

From: Single dose gadobenate dimeglumine for imaging chronic of myocardial infarction in comparison to double dose gadopentetate dimeglumine

Gadobenate dimeglumine Gadopentetate dimeglumine  
Single Shot IR SSFP Single Shot IR SSFP p-value
TI 246.5 ± 37.2 TI 262.7 ± 25.7 0.027
SNR infarction 22.5 ± 4.3 SNR infarction 15.7 ± 8.5 0.042
SNR myocardium 4.4 ± 1.9 SNR myocardium 3.6 ± 2.1 n.s.
SNR lvc 21.3 ± 11.8 SNR lvc 14.6 ± 11.7 n.s.
CNR inf-myo 18.1 ± 10.1 CNR inf-myo 12.1 ± 6.7 0.032
CNR inf-lvc 1.2 ± 5.2 CNR inf-lvc 1.1 ± 6.8 n.s.
SD noise 2.3 ± 2.0 SD noise 2.3 ± 1.9 n.s.
Gadobenate dimeglumine Gadopentetate dimeglumine  
IR GRE IR GRE p-value
TI 244.0 ± 29.3 TI 271.2 ± 21.6 0.019
SNR infarction 33.1 ± 9.6 SNR infarction 24.1 ± 6.1 0.001
SNR myocardium 5.9 ± 3.3 SNR myocardium 4.4 ± 1.6 n.s.
SNR lvc 30.7 ± 8.8 SNR lvc 25.1 ± 6.9 <0.001
CNR inf-myo 27.2 ± 5.8 CNR inf-myo 19.7 ± 5.9 0.005
CNR inf-lvc 2.4 ± 5.8 CNR inf-lvc 5.8 ± 7.9 n.s.
SD noise 2.5 ± 0.7 SD noise 2.3 ± 0.7 n.s.