Table 6: Extent of the artifacts caused by the IPG and size of the artifacts caused by the leads


Cine BBT2WI LGE
IPG 87.7 43.5 49.7 27.4 47.1 20.3
Leads 15.4 6.1 9.6 4.0 14.2 2.7

Mean SD (mm)

*Cine: short-axis cine images

*BBT2WI: short-axis fat-suppressed black blood T2-weighted images

*LGE: short-axis late gadolinium enhancement images