Improving MRI for People with Heart Disease
People with heart disease may need an imagining scan known as an MRI. Research is needed to improve MRI methods used for finding heart problems and better determining what is normal and what is a disease. These include myocardial fibrosis. The thickening of tissue in heart muscles. The information we gain may aid future patients.
- All genders
- Over 18 years old
- Healthy Volunteers
- In Person
Who can participate?
Gender: All genders
Age: Over 18 years old
Volunteers: Healthy Volunteers
Location: In Person
- Ages 18 years and older
- Participants with myocardial fibrosis scheduled for a clinical cardiac MRI
- Or healthy participants
- Attend in-person to have the MRI scan at the University of Utah
- Implant of an electronic device such as a pacemaker
- University of Utah student or staff member who reports to the researcher
Will I be paid for my time?