Nuclear cardiology in the elderly: Reliable and noninvasive

Academic Article

Abstract

  • Tc 99m PYP is useful in patients with permanent pacemakers because the ECG changes of acute infarction are masked. The combination of rest thallium 201 imaging and radionuclide angiography is useful in differentiating myocardial ischemia from nonischemic forms of cardiomyopathy.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Iskandrian AS; Segal BL; Hakki AH; Kane SA; Amenta A
  • Start Page

  • 105
  • End Page

  • 114
  • Volume

  • 39
  • Issue

  • 2