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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 191-192

Nuclear cardiology quiz

Department of Nuclear Medicine, AIIMS, New Delhi, India

Date of Web Publication30-Sep-2015

Correspondence Address:
Prof. Chetan D Patel
B-54, South Extension Part-1, New Delhi - 110 049
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/2395-5414.166315

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Roy SG, Patel CD. Nuclear cardiology quiz. J Pract Cardiovasc Sci 2015;1:191-2

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Roy SG, Patel CD. Nuclear cardiology quiz. J Pract Cardiovasc Sci [serial online] 2015 [cited 2023 Feb 3];1:191-2. Available from: https://www.j-pcs.org/text.asp?2015/1/2/191/166315

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Interpret the myocardial perfusion scintigraphy [Figure 1].
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A 65-year-old, nondiabetic, nonhypertensive male complained of atypical chest pain for last two months. He underwent 201 thallium stress/redistribution scintigraphy. He exercised for 4 min 58 s in the Bruce protocol, achieved 82% of target heart rate. The exercise was terminated due to fatigue and chest pain.

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Dorbala S, Di Carli MF, Delbeke D, Abbara S, DePuey EG, Dilsizian V, et al. SNMMI/ASNC/SCCT guideline for cardiac SPECT/CT and PET/CT 1.0. J Nucl Med 2013;54:1485-507.  Back to cited text no. 1
Brindis RG, Douglas PS, Hendel RC, Peterson ED, Wolk MJ, Allen JM, et al. ACCF/ASNC appropriateness criteria for single-photon emission computed tomography myocardial perfusion imaging (SPECT MPI): A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Quality Strategic Directions Committee Appropriateness Criteria Working Group and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology endorsed by the American Heart Association. J Am Coll Cardiol 2005;46:1587-605.  Back to cited text no. 2


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