Gated myocardial perfusion tomography for the assessment of left ventricular function and volumes: Comparison with echocardiography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Echocardiography
  • Stroke Volume
  • Tomography, Emission-Computed, Single-Photon
  • Ventricular Function, Left

abstract

  • Quantitative gated tomography, using either 201Tl or 99mTc tracers, has a good correlation with echocardiography for the assessment of left ventricular volumes and ejection fraction. These results support the clinical use of this new technique.

publication date

  • November 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10565781

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1857

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 40

number

  • 11