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T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging to assess myocardial oedema
  1. Steffen Bohl1,
  2. Matthias G Friedrich2,
  3. Jeanette Schulz-Menger1
  1. 1Franz-Volhard Klinik, Cardiology, Charité Campus Buch, University Medicine, Berlin, Germany
  2. 2Stephenson Cardiovascular MR Center, Department of Cardiac Sciences and Radiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Steffen Bohl, Schwanebecker Chaussee 50, Berlin 13125, Germany; steffen.bohl{at}

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To the editor: We read with interest the comprehensive review article on T2-weighted cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMRI) by Edwards et al.1 We wish to make one comment for the sake of clarity and also to bring to the reader's attention important new data, which have become available in the meantime, and shed light on some of the issues raised by the authors. The authors cite one of the first reports employing T2-weighted CMRI to assess acute myocardial injury at …

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