Teaching and courses CMR (course) part 1

Day 1:

  • The clinical role/importance of cardiovascular MRI
  • Technical aspects of cardiovascular MRI
  • T2 imaging
  • Basics of contrast enhanced MRI
  • Myocarditis, systemic diseases, storage disorders
  • Cardiac function
  • Myocardial infarction

Case study

Presentation of typical cases followed by a discussion

Day 2:

Small group seminars
Live demonstration
  • Examination of patients with common clinical questions
  • Examination of healthy volunteers to demonstrate different techniques
  • Assessing volumes and functional parameters in reduced global and regional function
  • Signalintensities in myocarditis and infarction
  • Parameters of image quality
  • Artefacts and how to handle them
  • Tips and tricks


  • Two day course providing practical experience
  • Discussed cases can be used to complete the logbook
  • Achievements will be certificated