Prognostic value of radionuclide exercise testing after myocardial infarction.


Journal Article (Review)

Abnormal systolic ventricular function and persistent ischemia are sensitive indicators of poor prognosis following myocardial infarction. The use of exercise improves the utility of both radionuclide ventriculography and myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in the identification of postinfarction patients at high risk of subsequent cardiac events.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schocken, DD

Published Date

  • August 1, 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 391 - 401

PubMed ID

  • 6399870

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6399870

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-8651


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Netherlands