Document Detail


Stress echocardiography in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11177654     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Stress echocardiography (SE) is currently a widely accepted method for the diagnostic and prognostic assessment of coronary artery disease. This article reviews new concepts in SE, such as new stress techniques, new methods of endocardial border detection, strain, tissue Doppler velocities, and others. Although some of these techniques are in their infancy, we believe that they will become widely accepted.
Authors:
W Mazur; S F Nagueh
Related Documents :
16077424 - Long-term survival in lung transplant recipients after successful preoperative coronary...
10684484 - Recent advances in the prevention of coronary artery diseases: focus on primary prevent...
20599174 - Percutaneous coronary intervention for small vessel coronary artery disease.
11413934 - Transesophageal echocardiographic evaluation of coronary arteries for stenosis in the e...
25344734 - Association of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol-related genetic variants with aortic...
24552914 - Contrast-enhanced sonothrombolysis in a porcine model of acute peripheral arterial thro...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current atherosclerosis reports     Volume:  3     ISSN:  1523-3804     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Atheroscler Rep     Publication Date:  2001 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-02-22     Completed Date:  2001-05-10     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100897685     Medline TA:  Curr Atheroscler Rep     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  109-16     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin Street, SM-1246, Houston, TX 77030-2717, USA.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adenosine / diagnostic use
Coronary Disease / diagnosis,  ultrasonography*
Dipyridamole / diagnostic use
Dobutamine / diagnostic use
Echocardiography, Doppler / methods*
Exercise Test / methods*
Female
Humans
Male
Sensitivity and Specificity
Severity of Illness Index
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
34368-04-2/Dobutamine; 58-32-2/Dipyridamole; 58-61-7/Adenosine

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  In-vitro characterisation of metered dose inhaler versus dry powder inhaler glucocorticoid products:...
Next Document:  The renin angiotensin system as a risk factor for coronary artery disease.