Baseline stress myocardial perfusion imaging results and outcomes in patients with stable ischemic heart disease randomized to optimal medical therapy with or without percutaneous coronary intervention Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Myocardial Ischemia

abstract

  • From the COURAGE trial post hoc substudy, the extent of site-defined ischemia did not predict adverse events and did not alter treatment effectiveness. Currently, evidence supports equipoise as to whether the extent and severity of ischemia impact on therapeutic effectiveness.

publication date

  • August 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.05.018

PubMed ID

  • 22877811

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 243

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 164

number

  • 2