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Title Clinical gated cardiac SPECT / edited by Guido Germano, Daniel S. Berman
Edition Second edition
Published Malden, Mass. ; Oxford : Blackwell Futura, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 367 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Perfusion and function in the normal and abnormal heart -- Physics and technical aspects of gated myocardial perfusion SPECT -- Stress testing and imaging protocols -- Quantification of myocardial perfusion -- Quantification of ventricular function -- Interpretation and reporting of gated myocardial perfusion SPECT -- Artifacts caused by and clarified by gated myocardial perfusion SPECT -- Clinical value of combined perfusion and function imaging in the diagnosis, prognosis, and management of patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease -- Assessment of myocardial perfusion and left ventricular function in acute coronary syndromes: implications for gated SPECT imaging -- Clinical value of assessment of perfusion and function for the evaluation of myocardial viability in patients with ischemic left ventricular dysfunction -- Quantitative gated blood pool SPECT -- Gated positron emission tomography for the assessment of myocardial perfusion and function -- Comparison of function, viability, and perfusion assessed by myocardial perfusion SPECT and CMR -- Complementary roles of cardiac CT and gated myocardial perfusion SPECT or PET in patients with known or suspected CAD
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Coronary heart disease -- Tomography.
Heart -- Tomography.
Myocardial infarction -- Tomography.
Coronary Disease -- radionuclide imaging.
Gated Blood-Pool Imaging.
Heart -- radionuclide imaging.
Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon.
Form Electronic book
Author Berman, Daniel S. (Daniel Sholom), 1944-
Germano, Guido.
LC no. 2006009615
ISBN 0470987308 (electronic bk.)
9780470987308 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Clinical gated cardiac single-photon emission computed tomography