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Table 5 Impact of CMR on patient management by indication

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

  Myocarditis/CMP Suspected CAD/Ischemia Viability
All (from n = 27781) 32.2% 34.2% 14.6%
Completely new diagnosis not suspected before 11.4% 8.1% 5.3%
Therapeutic consequences    
  Change in medication 25.3% 24.3% 33.2%
  Invasive procedure 6.9% 23.1% 24.2%
  Hospital discharge 10.4% 14.3% 6.9%
  Hospital admission 1.1% 1.5% 1.9%
Impact on patient management (new diagnosis and/or therapeutic consequence) 55.1% 71.4% 71.5%