About the Authors

Han W. Kim

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Igor Klem

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Dipan J. Shah

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Edwin Wu

Affiliation Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Sheridan N. Meyers

Affiliation Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Michele A. Parker

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Anna Lisa Crowley

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Robert O. Bonow

Affiliation Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Robert M. Judd

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Raymond J. Kim

raymond.kim@duke.edu

Affiliation Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center, Division of Cardiology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Competing Interests

RJK and RMJ are inventors of a US patent on Delayed Enhancement CMR, which is owned by Northwestern University. No other potential conflict of interest relevant to this article was reported.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: HWK IK DJS EW SNM MAP ALC ROB RMJ RJK. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: HWK IK DJS EW SNM MAP ALC ROB RMJ RJK. Designed the experiments/the study: HWK IK RMJ RJK. Analyzed the data: HWK IK DJS EW RMJ RJK. Collected data/did experiments for the study: HWK IK DJS MAP ALC RJK. Enrolled patients: HWK IK DJS EW. Wrote the first draft of the paper: HWK RJK. Contributed to the writing of the paper: HWK DJS EW MAP ALC ROB RMJ RJK. Enrolled and performed cardiac MR scans for patients in manuscript: EW. Analyzed coronary angiographic data on patients enrolled at Northwestern Memorial Hospital: SNM. Reviewed the manuscript and provided critique: SNM. Assisted in data analysis: ROB. Had full access to all the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis: HWK RJK.