Quantify of strain in RV 4 Chamber orientation based on feature tracking in SSFP images
Quantification of RV Global strain parameters: GLS, Fractional Area change
Quantification of RV segmental (septum and free wall) strain parameters: Strain, Strain Rate, Velocity
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Did you know that:
Strain analysis is also possible with CT using the exact same post processing method. Because of the streamlined analysis workflow, Medis Suite allows you to compare CT and MR function studies with the highest diagnostic confidence.