Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2019: Single-photon emission computed tomography

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  • In 2019, the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology published excellent articles pertaining to imaging in patients with cardiovascular disease. In this review, we will summarize a selection of these articles to provide a concise review of the main advancements that have recently occurred in the field and provide the reader with an opportunity to review a wide selection of articles. In the first article of this 2-part series, we focused on publications dealing with positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance. This review will place emphasis on myocardial perfusion imaging using single-photon emission computed tomography summarizing advances in the field including in diagnosis and prognosis, non-perfusion variables, safety of testing, imaging in patients with heart failure and renal disease.
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  • Hage FG; AlJaroudi WA
  • Start Page

  • 1171
  • End Page

  • 1179
  • Volume

  • 27
  • Issue

  • 4