Encircling reperfusion pattern on the stress-minus-delay bull's-eye map improves sensitivity of myocardial perfusion scans

Vincent J.B. Robinson, Rakesh N. Patel, Venkata R.P. Nalamolu, Robert J. Kaminski, James K. Dias, John W. Thornton, Terry W. Kersey, Mahendra K. Mandawat

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Abstract

Myocardial perfusion imaging is subject to considerable noise due to re-registration and attenuation artifact.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)222-229
Number of pages8
JournalNuclear Medicine Communications
Volume29
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2008

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Keywords

  • Artifacts
  • Coronary ischaemia
  • Misregistration
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Shifting attenuation
  • Thallium-201

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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