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Statements & Guidelines
FDA proposes updates to Nutrition Facts label on food packages
Obesity for 2011-2012: decrease reported for 2-5 year olds; increase for women 60 years old and older; overall prevalence still high
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR)
2010 ACCF/ACR/AHA/NASCI/SCMR Expert Consensus Document on Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR)
This consensus document is the first to inform and guide the use of CMR for assessing patients with cardiovascular disease.
CMR is used to noninvasively evaluate the function and structure of the heart and cardiovascular system.
Readers from multiple disciplines will learn about the mechanics, applications and the function and morphological features of the cardiovascular system using the CMR technology.
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: Expert Consensus Document on Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Radiology and Cardiology Perspective by Antoinette S. Gomes, M.D. and Christoph A. Nienaber, M.D.
Top Ten Things to Know
ACC/AHA 2005 Guideline Update for the Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Heart Failure in the Adult
ACCF/ACR/SCCT/SCMR/ASNC/NASCI/SCAI/SIR 2006 Appropriateness Criteria for Cardiac Computed Tomography and Cardiac Magnetic Resonance
Scientific Statement and Guideline Library
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics — 2010 Update
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