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MRI: Heart scan: How to prepare and what to expect  
Abstract:  This handout describes an MRI scan of the heart, used to take detailed pictures of the cardiac vessels and tissues. It includes how the scan works, how it is done, how to prepare , what to expect during the scan, and how to get results.
Author: Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2005, January 1, 2015
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Radiology/Imaging Services; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Diagnostic Tests; Cardiovascular Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Radiography; Heart Diseases and Disorders; Heart
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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