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Fetal MRI


  1. Schrauben EM, Saini BS, Darby JRT, Soo JY, Lock MC, Stirrat E, Stortz G, Sled JG, Morrison JL, Seed M, Macgowan CK. Fetal hemodynamics and cardiac streaming assessed by 4D flow cardiovascular magnetic resonance in fetal sheep. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 21:8 (2019) − doi: 10.1186/s12968-018-0512-5
  2. Goolaub DS, Roy CW, Schrauben E, Sussman D, Marini D, Seed M, Macgowan CK. Multidimensional fetal flow imaging with cardiovascular magnetic resonance:  a feasibility study. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 20:77 (2018) − doi: 10.1186/s12968-018-0498-z
  3. Roy CW, Marini D, Lloyd DFA, Mawad W, Yoo S-J, Schrauben EM, Jaeggi E, Seed M, Macgowan CK. Preliminary Experience Using Motion Compensated CINE Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Visualise Fetal Congenital Heart Disease Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 11:e007745 (2018) −.doi:  10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.118.007745
  4. Roy CW, Macgowan CK. Dynamic MRI of a Large Fetal Cardiac Mass Images in Radiology. 182025 (2018) − doi:  10.1148/radiol.2018182025
  5. Roy CW, Seed M, Kingdom JC, Macgowan CK. Motion compensated cine CMR of the fetal heart using radial undersampling and compressed sensing  J. Cardiov. Magn. Reson. 19:29 (2017) − doi: 10.1186/s12968-017-0346-6
  6. Portnoy S, Osmond M, Zhu MY, Seed M, Sled J, Macgowan CK.  Relaxation properties of human umbilical cord blood at 1.5 tesla  Magn. Reson. Med. (2016) – doi: 10.1002/mrm.26231
  7. Portnoy S, Seed M, Sled JG, Macgowan CK. Non-invasive evaluation of blood oxygen saturation and hematocrit from T1 and T2 relaxation times: in-vitro validation in fetal blood  Magn. Reson. Med. (2016) – doi:10.1002/mrm.26599
  8. Portnoy S, Milligan N, Seed M, Sled JG, Macgowan CK. Human umbilical cord blood relaxation times and susceptibility at 3 T. Magn Reson Med. 79:3194-3206 (2018) – doi: 10.1002/mrm.26978
  9. Porayette P, Madathil S, Jaeggi E, Grosse-Wortmann L, Yoo SJ, Kingdom J, Ryan G, Macgowan CK, Miller S, Seed M. MRI reveals hemodynamic changes with acute maternal hyperoxygenation in human fetuses with and without congenital heart disease. Prenat. Diagn. 36(3):274-281 (2016) – doi: 10.1002/pd.4762
  10. Zhu MY, Milligan N, Keating S, Windrim R, Keunen J, Thakur V, Ohman A, Portnoy S, Sled JG, Kelly E, Yoo SJ, Gross-Wortmann L, Jaeggi E, Macgowan CK, Kingdom JC, Seed M. The hemodynamics of late onset intrauterine growth restriction by MRI. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 214(3):367.e1-367.e17 (2015) – doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.10.004
  11. Sun L, Macgowan CK, Sled JG, Manlhiot C, Porayette P, Grosse-Wortmann L, Jaeggi E, McCrindle BW, Kingdom J, Hickey E, Miller S, Seed M. Reduced fetal cerebral oxygen consumption Is associated with smaller brain size in fetuses with congenital heart disease. Circulation 131:1313-1323 (2015) – doi:10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.013051
  12. Prsa M, van Amerom JFP, Yoo SJ, Grosse-Wortmann L, Jaeggi E, Macgowan CK, Seed M. Normal ranges of blood flow in the major vessels of the normal human fetal circulation at term by phase contrast MRI Circ. Cardiovasc. Imaging. 7:663-670 (2014) – doi:10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.113.001859
  13. Porayette P, van Amerom JFP, Macgowan CK, Seed M. MRI shows limited mixing between systemic and pulmonary circulations in fetal transposition of the great arteries - a potential cause of in utero pulmonary vascular disease Cardiol. Young  25(4):737-744 (2014) – doi:10.1017/S1047951114000870
  14. Al Nafisi B, van Amerom JFP, Forsey J, Jaeggi E, Grosse-Wortmann L, Yoo SJ, Macgowan CK, Seed M. Fetal circulation in left-sided congenital heart disease measured by cardiovascular magnetic resonance: a case-control study J. Cardio. Magn. Reson. 15:65 (2013) – doi:10.1186/1532-429X-15-65
  15. Roy CW, Seed M, van Amerom JFP, Al Nasifi B, Grosse-Wortmann L, Yoo SJ, Macgowan CK. Dynamic imaging of the fetal heart using metric optimized gating Magn. Reson. Med. 70(6):1598-1607 (2013) – doi:10.1002/mrm.24614
  16. Seed M, van Amerom JFP, Yoo SJ, Al Nafisi B, Grosse-Wortmann L, Jaeggi E, Jansz MS, Macgowan CK. Feasibility of quantification of the distribution of blood flow in the normal human fetal circulation using CMR: a cross-sectional study J. Cardiov. Magn. Reson. 14(79) (2012) – doi:10.1186/1532-429X-14-79
  17. Jansz MS, Seed M, van Amerom JFP, Wong D, Grosse-Wortmann L, Yoo SJ, Macgowan CK. Metric optimized gating for fetal cardiac MRI Magn. Reson. Med. 64(5): 1304-1314 (2010) – doi: 10.1002/mrm.22542