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Noninvasive diagnosis of coronary artery stenosis in women with limited exercise capacity: comparison of dobutamine stress echocardiography and 99mTc sestamibi single-photon emission CT.

Authors
  • Elhendy, A
  • van Domburg, R T
  • Bax, J J
  • Nierop, P R
  • Geleijnse, M L
  • Ibrahim, M M
  • Roelandt, J R
Type
Published Article
Journal
Chest
Publication Date
Oct 01, 1998
Volume
114
Issue
4
Pages
1097–1104
Identifiers
PMID: 9792583
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

DSE is a useful noninvasive method for the diagnosis of coronary artery stenosis in women and provides a higher overall and regional diagnostic accuracy than dobutamine MIBI SPECT in this particular population.

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