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Safety Considerations in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging Studies

1 Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
*Corresponding author: Maryam Moradi, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran, E-mail:
Iranian Journal of Radiology. 2017 May; Special iss(5): e48202 , DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.48202
Article Type: Abstract; Received: Dec 21, 2016; Accepted: Feb 8, 2017; epub: Apr 13, 2017; ppub: May 2017


The aim of this review is focusing on the most important safety issues in cardiovascular MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) which are categorized as: 1-safety items in patients who referred for stress cardiac MR studies. 2-Safety consideration that we must know when a patient with cardiovascular devices referred for any (cardiovascular or non-cardiovascular) MRI with focus on new protocols according to update or old devices. 3-Review safety issues in the use of MR contrast agent.

This is an abstract presented in the 33rd Iranian congress of radiology (ICR) and the 15th congress of Iranian radiographic science association (IRSA).