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Figure 8 | Journal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Figure 8

From: Guidelines and protocols for cardiovascular magnetic resonance in children and adults with congenital heart disease: SCMR expert consensus group on congenital heart disease

Figure 8

Tracing ventricular borders. Diagram demonstrating the drawing of left and right ventricular endocardial contours in end-diastole. Images may be acquired in a ventricular short-axis orientation (A and B) or in an axial orientation (C and D). There is practice variation regarding whether to trace the papillary muscles and right ventricular trabeculations to exclude them from (A and C) versus include them in (B and D) the blood pool.

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