Influence of sex on risk stratification with stress myocardial perfusion Rb-82 positron emission tomography: Results from the PET (positron emission tomography) Prognosis Multicenter Registry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Registries
  • Rubidium Radioisotopes
  • Sex Characteristics

abstract

  • Stress Rb-82 PET provides significant and clinically meaningful effective risk stratification of women and men, supporting this modality as an alternative to comparative imaging modalities. Rb-82 PET findings were particularly helpful at identifying high-risk, older women.

publication date

  • November 12, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.06.017

PubMed ID

  • 23850903

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1866

end page

  • 76

volume

  • 62

number

  • 20