A deep-learning approach for myocardial fibrosis detection in early contrast-enhanced cardiac CT images

Front Cardiovasc Med

24 July Jul 2023 7 months ago
  • Penso M, Baggiano A, Fusini L, Mushtaq S, Andreini D, Pepi M, Pontone G.

Diagnosis of myocardial fibrosis is commonly performed with late gadolinium contrast-enhanced (CE) cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR), which might be contraindicated or unavailable. Coronary computed tomography (CCT) is emerging as an alternative to CMR. We sought to evaluate whether a deep learning (DL) model could allow identification of myocardial fibrosis from routine early CE-CCT images.

Reference: A deep-learning approach for myocardial fibrosis detection in early contrast-enhanced cardiac CT images.
Penso M, Babbaro M, Moccia S, Baggiano A, Carerj ML, Guglielmo M, Fusini L, Mushtaq S, Andreini D, Pepi M, Pontone G, Caiani EG. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2023 Jun 22;10:1151705.

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