CanSCMR Pilot Survey 

Canadian CMR Volumes - 2015

Click HERE to see a summary of our preliminary survey

of Canadian sites.  Comprehensive survey in preparation and will be launched following the SCMR.  Make sure your site is included and get on the CanSCMR membership list today.

2017 SCMR Meeting - 20th Annual Scientific Sessions 

January 27-30, 2016

     Gaylord National Resort, Washington, DC



CMR Quick Reference Material:

Appropriateness Criteria:

ESC/EACVI Taskforce Appropriateness Criteria for cardiovascular imaging use in clinical practice (2014)

Patient Cohort Focused Consensus Statements:

Heart Failure:

ACCF/ACR/ASE/ASNC/SCCT/SCMR: Appropriate Utilization of Cardiovascular Imaging in Heart Failure (2013)


ACCF/HRS/AHA/ASE/HFSA/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR 2013 Appropriate Use Criteria for ICD and CRT

Stable Ischemic Heart Disease:

ACCF/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HFSA/HRS/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/STS 2013 Multi-modality Appropriate Use Criteria for the Detection and Risk Assessment of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease


Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance in Myocarditis: A JACC White Paper

Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC):


ASE/EACVI Expert Consensus for multi-modality imaging evaluation during and after cancer therapy (2014)

Pericardial Disease:

EACVI Position Paper: Multi-modality imaging in pericardial disease

Congenital Heart Disease:

Guidelines and protocols for CMR in children and adults with congenital heart disease: SCMR Expert Consensus Group

Also, a disease-based list of Narratives and Appropriateness Scoring for MRI is available from the American College of Radiology.

Technique-Focused Consensus Statements:

Myocardial T1 mapping and ECV Quantification: SCMR and CMR Working Group of the ESC Consensus Statement (2013)

CMR Performance, Quantification and Reporting Guidelines:

***NEW*** Simplifying Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Reporting (2015)

Collaboration Opportunity

Drs. Vamshi Kotha and Dinesh Thavendiranathan would like to invite collaborators from across Canada to participate in their quantification of LV mass and function study.  More information here