Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy: From Request to Report, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Myocardial Perfusion Scintigraphy

From Request to Report, 1st Edition

By Bob Bury, Catherine Dickinson, Karen Sheard, Penny Thorley

CRC Press

176 pages

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pub: 2007-12-13
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There is general recognition that nuclear cardiology, and particularly myocardial perfusion scintigraphy (MPS), is under-utilized in the UK when compared with practice in mainland Europe and the USA. The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) is about to issue a report that will recognize the shortfall in provision, and this should lead

Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Basic Principles of MPS. 2. Radiopharmaceuticals and Equipment. 3. MPS in Clinical Practice. 4. Stressing the Patient. 5. Scanning the Patient. 6. Processing the Data. 7. Interpreting the Image. 8. MPS and Clinical Management.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Cardiology