Stress echocardiography, contrast echocardiography, and tissue characterization: applications for the future.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

During the last three decades the application of ultrasonography has expanded rapidly. The information available to the clinician from ultrasound imaging today is vastly more significant than it was in the early years of the development of this technology. In addition to automatic information, there is an increasing potential to provide functional, dynamic perfusion and even cellular information about the heart. This article attempts to summarize briefly the advances in these areas.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Aronson, S; Han, LK

Published Date

  • April 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 429 - 450

PubMed ID

  • 8860848

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-0704

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0749-0704(05)70254-2


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States