Safety of dipyridamole testing in patients with cerebrovascular disease

Jean Lette, Giancarlo Carini, James L. Tatum, Nancy Paquet, Guy Bisson, Michel Picard, Hee Seung Bom, Anna Maria Lusa, Graziana Labanti, Jeanne Teitelbaum, Jean Verreault, Michel Cerino, Daniel McNamara, Marie Claire Eybalin, Andre Levasseur, François Langlais, D. Douglas Miller

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Abstract

Severe undiagnosed coronary artery disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with carotid stenoses.22,23 Our study demonstrates that dipyridamole testing carries a very low risk of neurologic complications in patients with cerebrovascular disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)535-537
Number of pages3
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume75
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 1995
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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