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  1. Mathijs O Versteylen1,
  2. Sebastiaan C A M Bekkers1,
  3. Martijn W Smulders1,
  4. Raymond J Kim2,
  5. Anton P M Gorgels1
  1. 1Department of Cardiology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  2. 2Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Mathijs O Versteylen, Department of Cardiology, Maastricht University Medical Center, P Debyelaan 25, Maastricht 6202 AZ, The Netherlands; mathijs.versteylen{at}gmail.com

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The Authors' reply:We greatly appreciate the comments of Du and colleagues1 regarding our paper ‘Performance of angiographic, electrocardiographic and MRI methods to assess the area at risk in acute myocardial infarction’,2 and are happy to respond to their results and comments.

The authors re-emphasise the limited value of the Aldrich score for estimating the total area at risk (AAR) in ST elevation myocardial infarction (MI), and suggest a better performance …

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