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Effects of dipyridamole on left ventricular function.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
Publication Date
Volume
7
Issue
2
Pages
103–106
Identifiers
PMID: 10795998
Source
Medline
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Abstract

Dipyridamole increases LVEF and HR and decreases diastolic blood pressure slightly in healthy individuals. Because dipyridamole gated SPECT imaging acquisition is usually started 60 minutes after dipyridamole infusion, LVEF is in fact estimated at rest.

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