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*  Cardiac catheterization
Abnormal Stress Test New-onset unexplained heart failure Survival of sudden cardiac death or dangerous cardiac arrhythmia ... whose use has largely been replaced by echocardiography). Cardiac catheterization can be used to diagnose or assess severity of ...
*  Strain rate imaging
In stress echocardiography (see Cardiac stress test), the regional dysfunction due to ischemia will become evident when the ... Strain rate imaging during stress has been shown to give incremental value over ordinary echocardiography, both diagnostic and ... Speckle tracking echocardiography is based on grey scale echocardiography (B-mode), and the fact that the reflected echo from ... Automated analysis of myocardial deformation at dobutamine stress echocardiography: an angiographic validation. J Am Coll ...
*  Aortic insufficiency
"The Emerging Role of Exercise Testing and Stress Echocardiography in Valvular Heart Disease". Journal of the American College ... Cardiac stress test is useful in identifying individuals that may be best suited for surgical intervention. Radionuclide ... Part 1: aortic and pulmonary regurgitation (native valve disease)" (PDF). European Journal of Echocardiography. 11 (3): 223-244 ... and hydralazine in improving left ventricular wall stress, ejection fraction, and mass. The goal in using these pharmacologic ...
*  Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
"Adult Transthoracic Echocardiography and Adult Stress Echocardiography." The American Association of Cardiovascular and ...
*  Peripartum cardiomyopathy
The chance of relapse may be even smaller for those with normal contractile reserve as demonstrated by stress echocardiography ... a dobutamine stress echocardiography study". J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 18 (1): 45-8. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2004.08.027. PMID 15637488 ...
*  Choosing Wisely
Schmitz, L.; Mori, N.; Khandheria, B. K.; Gupta, A. (2012). "Appropriateness criteria for stress echocardiography in patients ... of Rheumatology American Geriatrics Society American Society for Clinical Pathology American Society of Echocardiography ...
*  Coronary artery disease
Stress test Exercise radioisotope test (nuclear stress test, myocardial scintigraphy) Echocardiography (including stress ... stress echocardiography can be used to make a diagnosis for obstructive coronary artery disease. The use of echocardiography, ... Job stress appears to play a minor role accounting for about 3% of cases. In one study, women who were free of stress from work ... "Psychosocial stress and atherosclerosis: family and work stress accelerate progression of coronary disease in women. The ...
*  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Frequently patients are subjected to stress echocardiography, which involves the above assessment of diastolic function during ... The former is the result of stress, such as exercise, while the later is the result of reduced coronary flow. HFpEF and Aging ... Patients with HFpEF poorly tolerate stress, particularly hemodynamic alterations of ventricular loading or increased diastolic ... HFpEF is typically diagnosed with echocardiography. Techniques such as catheterization are invasive procedures and thus ...
*  Speckle tracking echocardiography
The lower frame rate has been seen to be a problem in stress echo, as the peak stress shows a fairly high frame rate. The main ... Comparison of two-dimensional speckle and tissue Doppler strain measurement during dobutamine stress echocardiography: an ... In the fields of cardiology and medical imaging, Speckle Tracking Echocardiography (STE) is an echocardiographic imaging ... Role of tissue Doppler and strain echocardiography in current clinical practice. Circulation 2007;116: 2597-609. D'Hooge J, ...
*  Perfusion scanning
... including stress echocardiography. Usually the gamma-emitting tracer used in functional brain imaging is technetium (99mTc) ... if stress imaging is normal, it is unnecessary to perform rest imaging, as it too will be normal - thus stress imaging is ... Diagnosis is made by comparing stress images to a further set of images obtained at rest. As the radionuclide redistributes ... MPI is one of several types of cardiac stress test. A cardiac specific radiopharmaceutical is administered. E.g. 99mTc- ...
*  Coronary arteries
... of the conus artery as a collateral to an occluded left anterior descending artery demonstrated by stress echocardiography". ...
*  Cardiology
The use of stress echocardiography may also help determine whether any chest pain or associated symptoms are related to heart ... Echocardiography has become routinely used in the diagnosis, management, and follow-up of patients with any suspected or known ... Echocardiography uses standard two-dimensional, three-dimensional, and Doppler ultrasound to create images of the heart. ... Usually symptoms occur with exercise or emotional stress, last less than a few minutes, and get better with rest. Shortness of ...
*  Cardiovascular disease
Additionally echocardiography, myocardial perfusion imaging, and cardiac stress testing is not recommended in those at low risk ... Chou, Roger (17 March 2015). "Cardiac Screening With Electrocardiography, Stress Echocardiography, or Myocardial Perfusion ... Severe emotional and physical stress leads to a form of heart dysfunction known as Takotsubo syndrome in some people. Stress, ... Mental stress-induced myocardial ischemia is associated with an increased risk of heart problems in those with previous heart ...
*  Overscreening
Cardiac stress tests, including stress echocardiography and nuclear stress tests, are used to detect a block in blood flow to ... It also causes unnecessary stress for the person receiving the test, and it brings unnecessary financial costs which someone ... Echocardiography; American Society of Nuclear, Cardiology; North American Society for Cardiovascular, Imaging; Society for ... the American Society of Echocardiography, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the North American Society for ...
*  Instantaneous wave-free ratio
Non-invasive tests can include stress testing such as exercise electrocardiograms, stress echocardiography, or perfusion ...
*  Don Poldermans
... been brought into question are four of the Dutch Echocardiographic Cardiac Risk Evaluation Applying Stress Echocardiography ( ... The enquiry decided that DECREASE II need not be retracted because it believed that Dobutamine Stress Echo, the subject of the ...
*  Myocardial infarction diagnosis
Imaging tests such as stress radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging or stress echocardiography can confirm a diagnosis when ... American Society of Echocardiography; American Society of Nuclear Cardiology; North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging ... be used in nuclear medicine to visualize areas of reduced blood flow in conjunction with physiologic or pharmocologic stress. ...
*  Myocardial infarction
Tests such as stress echocardiography and myocardial perfusion imaging can confirm a diagnosis when a person's history, ... Less common causes include stress-related causes such as job stress, which accounts for about 3% of cases, and chronic high ... Echocardiography, an ultrasound scan of the heart, is able to visualize the heart, its size, shape, and any abnormal motion of ... MIs are less commonly caused by coronary artery spasms, which may be due to cocaine, significant emotional stress, and extreme ...
*  Echocardiography
The use of stress echocardiography may also help determine whether any chest pain or associated symptoms are related to heart ... American Society of Echocardiography British Society of Echocardiography An interactive learning site for 3D Echocardiography ... Contrast may also be used to enhance visualization of wall thickening during stress echocardiography, for the assessment of LV ... A stress echocardiogram, also known as a stress echo, uses ultrasound imaging of the heart to assess the wall motion in ...
*  Afterload
"Prognostic significance of right ventricular afterload stress detected by echocardiography in patients with clinically ...
*  Cayman Islands
... echocardiography and cardiac stress testing. For divers and others in need of hyperbaric oxygen therapy, there is a two-person ...
*  Government Vellore Medical College
Echocardiography, and cardiac stress test. Other available services are Comprehensive Emergency Maternal and Obstetrics and ...
*  BMPR2
"Stress Doppler echocardiography in relatives of patients with idiopathic and familial pulmonary arterial hypertension: results ... BMPR2 with exercise induced elevation of PA pressure by measuring tricuspid regurgitation velocity by echocardiography. GRCh38 ...
*  Premature ventricular contraction
Heart disease was excluded after physical examination, chest x-ray, ECG, echocardiography, maximal exercise stress test, right ... Evaluation for CAD may include stress testing, echocardiography, and ambulatory rhythm monitoring. As an overall medical ... In this study absence of heart of disease was excluded by echocardiography, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in 63 persons ... The significance of a patient's PVCs can be monitored and diagnosed through exercise stress electrocardiogram. If the premature ...
*  Hospital Nacional
Echocardiography and Cardiac Stress Tests, they have a special unit to do Cardiac CTs. Delivery Rooms Hemodialysis Hospital ...
*  Avijit Lahiri
... hand-held echocardiography, traditional echocardiography, or their combination? - European Heart Journal". Eurheartj. ... "Enhanced detection of reversible perfusion defects by Tc-99m sestamibi compared to Tc-99m tetrofosmin during vasodilator stress ...
*  Cardiac stress test
A stress test may be accompanied by echocardiography. The echocardiography is performed both before and after the exercise so ... stress testing treadmills, exercise tolerance test, stress test or stress test ECG. A stress test may also use an ... Stress testing, even if made in time, is not able to guarantee the prevention of symptoms, fainting, or death. Stress testing, ... The stress response is induced by exercise or by drug stimulation. Cardiac stress tests compare the coronary circulation while ...