University of Wisconsin–Madison

Patient Services

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (CMR) Imaging

  • Ischemic heart disease
  • Viability assessment
  • Stress testing
  • Evaluating cardiac function and determining causes of heart failure
  • Assessing congenital heart disease
  • Characterizing cardiac tumors
  • Confirming causes of non-ischemic cardiomyopathy
    • Dilated cardiomyopathy
    • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia
    • Cardiac amyloidosis
    • Cardiac sarcoidosis
    • Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy
    • Iron-overload cardiomyopathy
    • Myocarditis
    • Endomyocarial fibrosis
  • Evaluating pericardial diseases including constrictive pericarditis
  • Assessing the pulmonary veins prior to pulmonary vein isolation in patients with atrial fibrillation