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Stress testing for myocardial perfusion scintigraphy

Nikant Sabharwal, Chee Yee Loong and Andrew Kelion

in Nuclear Cardiology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2008 | ISBN: 9780199206445
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725845 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199206445.003.0007

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Stress testing for myocardial perfusion scintigraphy

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Coronary physiology and stress testing 76

Practical requirements for stress testing 78

Patient preparation for stress 80

Exercise stress: general considerations 82

Exercise stress: practical aspects 84

Exercise stress: performing the test 86

Vasodilator drugs: pharmacology 88

Vasodilator drugs: practical considerations 92

Vasodilator drugs: performing the stress test ...

Chapter.  5707 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Nuclear Medicine ; Cardiovascular Medicine

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