Atlas of Nuclear Cardiology: Imaging Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease, Expert Consult - Online and Print

Atlas of Nuclear Cardiology: Imaging Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease

Expert Consult - Online and Print

By Ami E. Iskandrian, MD, MACC, FAHA, FASNC, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Radiology Section Chief, Nuclear Cardiology Division CV Diseases, University of Alabama-Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama and Ernest V. Garcia, MD, PhD, FASNC, FAHA, Department of Radiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia


Braunwald Companion: Atlas of Nuclear Cardiology

  1. Evaluating Myocardial Perfusion SPECT: the Normal Study
  2. Interpretation, Reporting and Guidelines
  3. Image Artifacts
  4. Radionuclide angiography
  5. Choice of stress test
  6. Use in stable patients with known or suspected CAD
  7. Serial testing
  8. Patients with PCI and CABG
  9. Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome
  10. Risk-Stratification prior to Non-Cardiac Surgery
  11. MPI of Special Patient Groups
  12. Applications in patients with heart failure and cardiomyopathy
  13. Other Forms of Heart Disease
  14. Patients with Chest Pain in the Emergency Department
  15. Viability assessment
  16. Extra cardiac incidental findings
  17. Newer Tools for Assessment of Heart Failure
  18. Improving SPECT MPI efficiency and reducing radiation
  19. Myocardial Perfusion SPECT/CT: The Added Value of CT Imaging
  20. Cardiac PET and PET/CT: Artifacts and Tracers