Diagnostic Imaging of Coronary Artery Disease

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Kusai Aziz, George S. Abela
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009 - Medical - 188 pages

Co-authored by a nuclear cardiologist and a cardiologist, this book presents practical, up-to-date information on diagnostic imaging for coronary artery disease, including coronary CT angiography, cardiac SPECT, cardiac PET, and MRI. The authors present the basic concepts and must-know facts of these modalities and offer guidelines for risk stratification of coronary artery disease. Test questions for board review are included.

A companion Website will contain clinical case examples of coronary CT angiography studies and nuclear studies. Full-color images of black-and-white print CT, SPECT, and PET materials will be included. The Website will also include 31 video clips.

 

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Contents

Introduction ix
1
Myocardial Perfusion Scans
9
Equilibrium Radionuclide Angiography
51
Coronary CT Angiography
74
APPENDIX 1
177
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