Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2020: positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance

J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 8;1-12. doi: 10.1007/s12350-021-02685-9. Online ahead of print.

Abstract

Although the year 2020 was different from other years in many respects, the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology published excellent articles pertaining to imaging in patients with cardiovascular disease due to the dedication of the investigators in our field all over the world. In this review, we will summarize a selection of these articles to provide a concise review of the main advancements that have recently occurred in the field and provide the reader with an opportunity to review a wide selection of articles. We will focus on publications dealing with positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance and hope that you will find this review helpful.

Keywords: Amyloid heart disease < diseases/processes; CT < modalities; Heart failure < diseases/processes; MRI < modalities; PET < modalities; Sarcoid heart disease < diseases/processes.

Publication types

  • Review