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Table 1 Mean ratings of both reviewers 2 for SSFP images.

From: Clinical CMR at 3.0 Tesla using parallel RF transmission with patient-adaptive B1 shimming: initial experience

  Image inhomogeneity Off-Resonance artifacts Diagnostic confidence
Mode Single
Transmit
Multi Transmit Single Transmit Multi Transmit Single Transmit Multi Transmit
Left ventricle 2,1 ± 0,7* 3,4 ± 0,7 * 2,4 ± 1 * 3,8 ± 0,4 * 2,8 ± 0,8 * 3,6 ± 0,5 *
Right ventricle 2,0 ± 0,6* 3,2 ± 0,7* 1,9 ± 1 * 3,4 ± 0,5 * 2,4 ± 0,9 * 3,5 ± 0,5 *
  1. * = p < 0.0001