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Table 3 Indications, image quality, and complications related to patient age

From: European cardiovascular magnetic resonance (EuroCMR) registry – multi national results from 57 centers in 15 countries

  ≤44 yrs 45 – 59 yrs 60 – 74 yrs ≥75 yrs
Indication     
  Ischemia/CAD 12.1% 37.7% 48.1% 49.5%
  Myocarditis/CMP 63.6% 36.6% 22.5% 16.5%
  Viability 5.3% 17.0% 19.2% 22.4%
Stress CMR 13.7% 38.0% 47.5% 47.9%
Image quality     
  Good 92.6% 90.8% 86.2% 80.1%
  Moderate 6.3% 8.0% 11.9% 16.9%
  Poor 1.1% 1.2% 1.9% 3.0%
Complications     
  None 98.4% 96.7% 95.5% 94.4%
  Mild 1.6% 3.3% 4.5% 5.5%
  Severe 0.0% 0.1% 0.0% 0.0%
New diagnosis 9.3% 9.5% 8.7% 7.7%
Therapeutic consequence 40.4% 51.9% 58.4% 64.6%