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Table 2 Myocardial relaxation times derived from regions of interest in healthy volunteers

From: Simultaneous three-dimensional myocardial T1 and T2 mapping in one breath hold with 3D-QALAS

Cases Region 3D-QALAS T1 MOLLI 3D-QALAS T2 T2-DE
   T1 (ms) T1 (ms) T2 (ms) T2 (ms)
10 Healthy Septal 1111 ± 46 1096 ± 62 51.1 ± 4.2 51.5 ± 4.4
  Anterior 1066 ± 35 1071 ± 53 49.3 ± 3.3 49.7 ± 3.0
  Lateral 1072 ± 46 1088 ± 43 50.2 ± 3.2 50.0 ± 3.3
  Posterior 1084 ± 32 1103 ± 54 50.9 ± 3.8 50.0 ± 3.0
  Averages 1083 ± 43 1089 ± 54 50.4 ± 3.6 50.3 ± 3.5
  1. Mean values and standard deviations of myocardial relaxation times from ten healthy volunteers assessed in four regions within a short axis slice with 3D-QALAS, MOLLI and Dual Echo GraSE EPI.