*  Value of Gating of Technetium-99m Sestamibi Single-Photon Emission Computed Tomographic Imaging | JACC: Journal of the American...
1989) The evaluation of ventricular function using gated myocardial imaging with Tc-99m MIBI. Eur Heart J 10:142-148. ... 1995) Incremental value of prognostic testing in patients with known or suspected ischemic heart disease: a basis for optimal ... The addition of electrocardiographic (ECG) gating to technetium-99m (Tc-99m) sestamibi single-photon emission computed ... All Tc-99m sestamibi SPECT studies were read in blinded manner by two observers (G.A.B., D.D.W.) to derive a consensus ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/30/7/1687
*  Sheikh Khalifa Speciality Hospital
Thallium-201 (Tl-201), or Technetium-99m sestamibi (Tc-99m MIBI) can be used as a radiopharmaceutical. ... For cardiac stress, the pharmacologic procedures are preferred for the patients with a heart problem (ischemic heart disease). ... Actual scanning time for each heart scan varies from 15 to 30 minutes, depending on the type of scanner used. Total time in the ... Wide-range of examinations are available for the patients with heart diseases, cancer, thyroid problems, renal, neurologic, and ...
  http://www.sksh.ae/centres-divisions/division/division-of-medicine/department-of-nuclear-medicine/
*  Cardiac Literature, including Myocardial Infarction, arrthymias, tachycardia, and angina sub-cluster 58
... of technetium-99m hexakis 2-methoxy-isobutyl-isonitrile ((99m)Tc-sestamibi) and cardiac enzyme levels in patients with acute ... before circulatory arrest or ischemic arrest has been reported to influence myocardial performance in isolated neonatal hearts ... Myocardial washout rate of technetium-99m-sestamibi in the chronic phase predicts myocardial damage ... ... Milrinone reduces the risk of low cardiac output syndrome for some pediatric patients after congenital heart surgery. Data from ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/1/Cardiac-Literature-including-Myocardial-Infarction-arrthymias-tachycardia-and-angina/sub-58-p6.html
*  Technetium (99mTc) sestamibi - Wikipedia
Technetium (99mTc) sestamibi (INN) (commonly sestamibi; USP: technetium Tc 99m sestamibi; trade name Cardiolite) is a ... imaging of the heart is performed using a gamma camera to detect the gamma rays emitted by the technetium-99m as it decays. Two ... The resulting two sets of images are compared with each other to distinguish ischemic from infarcted areas of the myocardium. ... A MIBI scan or sestamibi scan is now a common method of cardiac imaging. Technetium (99mTc) sestamibi is a lipophilic cation ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technetium_(99mTc)_sestamibi
*  Targeted Metabolic Imaging to Improve the Management of Heart Disease | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
Whereas SPECT tracers, like 201Tl chloride and technetium Tc 99m (99mTc)-labeled tetrofosmin and 99mTc sestamibi, are primarily ... Whereas MI and ischemic heart disease account for the significant portion of patients with heart failure and left ventricular ... 99mTc. technetium Tc 99m. BCAA. branched chain amino acids. CKD. chronic kidney disease. DAG. diacylglycerol. iPSC. induced ... 2003) Direct imaging of exercise induced myocardial ischemia with fluorine-18 labeled deoxyglucose and tc-99m-sestamibi in ...
  http://imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/5/2/214
*  Scintigraphy - Wikipedia
Redistribution indicates the existence of coronary steal and the presence of ischemic coronary artery disease. Tc99m-sestamibi ... By chemically attaching technetium-99m to MDP, radioactivity can be transported and attached to bone via the hydroxyapatite for ... such as the heart or the brain. A special type of gamma camera is the SPECT (Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography). ... To detect metastases/function of thyroid, the isotopes iodine-131 or technetium-99m is generally used, and for this purpose the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scintigraphy
*  A Study to Evaluate the Use and Safety of CARDIOLITE® in Pediatric Patients With Kawasaki Disease - Full Text View -...
Drug Information available for: Technetium Tc 99m sestamibi Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center resources: Kawasaki ... Between the Presence of Perfusion Abnormalities Detected on Sestamibi Images and the Classification of Ischemic Heart Disease ... In Addition, a Determination of the Safety of Sestamibi Will be Evaluated at the End of the Study Through Adverse and Serious ... The purpose of this clinical research study is to determine how well CARDIOLITE® rest and stress myocardial (heart) imaging can ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00162032?cond=%22Kawasaki+disease%22&rank=10
*  The Role of Imaging in the Management of Cardiorenal Syndrome
Myocardial perfusion scanning using intravenous injection of technetium-99m- (99mTc-) labeled agents such as sestamibi 99mTc- ... A. Ahmed and R. C. Campbell, "Epidemiology of chronic kidney disease in heart failure," Heart Failure Clinics, vol. 4, no. 4, ... of electron beam computed tomography and technetium stress testing in differentiating cause of dilated versus ischemic ... Kidney uptake of 99mTc-MAG3 in the first 1-2 minutes after injection is reduced in cases with acute tubular necrosis, while it ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijn/2011/245241/
*  EURORAD - Radiologic Teaching Files
2003) Enhanced regional washout of technetium-99m-sestamibi in patients with coronary spastic angina. Ann Nucl Med 17(5):393-8 ... 2006) Clinical implication of reverse redistribution on 99mTc-sestamibi images for evaluating ischemic heart disease. Ann Nucl ... 1999) Reverse redistribution of Tc-99m-tetrofosmin in patients with acute myocardial infarction. Ann Nucl Med 13(1):43-7 ... 2004) A Reverse Perfusion Pattern During Technetium-99m Stress Myocardial Perfusion Imaging Does Not Predict Flow Limiting ...
  http://www.eurorad.org/eurorad/case.php?id=15077&lang=en
*  Stunning, Hibernation, and Assessment of Myocardial Viability | Circulation
99mTc-sestamibi and 99mTc-tetrofosmin are the 2 most commonly used 99mTc-labeled tracers. Both are lipophilic molecules, and ... Myocardial metabolism in ischemic heart disease: basic principles and application to imaging by positron emission tomography. ... and technetium-99m (99mTc) -labeled compounds.. Myocardial uptake of 201Tl is dependent on regional flow and sarcolemmal ... Prognostic implications of Tc-99m sestamibi viability imaging and subsequent therapeutic strategy in patients with chronic ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/117/1/103.full
*  Troponin T Levels and Infarct Size by SPECT Myocardial Perfusion Imaging | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
8 to 12 mCi of technetium-99m (Tc-99m) sestamibi was administered for the resting images and 32 to 48 mCi of Tc-99m sestamibi ... 1993) Survival after the onset of congestive heart failure in Framingham Heart Study subjects. Circulation 88:107-115. ... combine ischemic symptoms and/or electrocardiographic changes with biochemical markers of myocardial necrosis (1). Cardiac ... Technetium-99m sestamibi SPECT-MPI. All patients underwent gated SPECT-MPI at a median of 10 days (25th percentile, 75 ...
  http://imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/4/5/523
*  Scintigraphy - Wikipedia
To detect metastases/function of thyroid, the isotopes iodine-131 or technetium-99m is generally used,[6] and for this purpose ... Main article: Sestamibi parathyroid scintigraphy. Tc99m-sestamibi is used to detect parathyroid adenomas.[5] ... Heart[edit]. A thallium stress test is a form of scintigraphy, where the amount of thallium-201 detected in cardiac tissues ... Areas of infarct or ischemic tissue will remain "cold". Pre- and post-stress thallium may indicate areas that will benefit from ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scintiscan
*  Low-Dose Dobutamine Tc-99m-Mibi Gated SPECT to Predict Left Ventricular Remodelling in Patients Reperfused in the Acute Phase...
MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Attack Drug Information available for: Dobutamine Dobutamine hydrochloride Technetium Tc 99m ... Technetium Tc 99m Sestamibi. Cardiotonic Agents. Sympathomimetics. Autonomic Agents. Peripheral Nervous System Agents. ... Ischemic Heart Disease Myocardial Infarction Procedure: Low-dose dobutamine Tc-99-m-mibi gated SPECT imaging ... Low-Dose Dobutamine Tc-99m-Mibi Gated SPECT to Predict Left Ventricular Remodelling in Patients Reperfused in the Acute Phase ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00487812
*  CiNii 論文 - Guidelines for Clinical Use of Cardiac Nuclear Medicine (JCS 2010) : Digest...
... electrocardiographic-gated stress technetium-99m sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography to differentiate ischemic ... Diagnostic accuracy of rest/stress ECG-gated Rb-82 myocardial perfusion PET : Comparison with ECG-gated Tc-99m sestamibi SPECT ... Prognostic study of risk stratification among Japanese patients with ischemic heart disease using gated myocardial perfusion ... Early dipyridamole (99m) Tc-sestamibi single photon emission computed tomographic imaging 2 to 4 days after acute myocardial ...
  https://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/10030130526
*  Long-Term Benefit of Postconditioning | Circulation
Predicting recovery of severe regional dysfunction: comparison of resting scintigraphy with 201-T1 and 99m Tc-sestamibi. ... Comparison of reinjection thallium 201 and resting technetium 99m sestamibi tomographic images for the quantification of ... 2017 American Heart Association, Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use prohibited. The American Heart Association is a ... Zhao ZQ, Corvera JS, Halkos ME, Kerendi F, Wang NP, Guyton RA, Vinten-Johansen J. Inhibition of myocardial injury by ischemic ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/117/8/1037
*  Long-term prognosis of end-stage renal disease patients with normal myocardial perfusion as determined by single photon...
Gated SPECT analyses were performed using Technetium-99m (99mTc)-tetrofosmin and a pharmacological vasodilator (adenosine, 0.14 ... Incremental value of prognostic testing in patients with known or suspected ischemic heart disease: a basis for optimal ... 6. Brown KA, Altland E, Rowen M. Prognostic value of normal technetium-99m-sestamibi cardiac imaging. J Nucl Med 1994;35:554- ... Long-term prognosis after a normal exercise stress Tc-99m sestamibi SPECT study. J Nucl Cardiol 2003;10:261-266. ...
  http://kjim.org/journal/view.php?viewtype=pubreader&number=169751
*  Steps Forward in the Assessment of Myocardial Viability in Left Ventricular Dysfunction | Circulation
Comparison of baseline-nitrate technetium-99m sestamibi with rest-redistribution thallium-201 tomography in detecting viable ... Ultrastructural correlates of left ventricular contraction abnormalities in patients with chronic ischemic heart disease: ... diagnostic accuracy of attenuation-corrected 99mTc sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomography. Circulation. 1996;93: ... Positron emission tomography detects evidence of viability in rest technetium-99m sestamibi defects. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1994;23 ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/97/9/833
*  Low event rate for stress-only perfusion imaging in patients evaluated for chest pain | JACC: Journal of the American College...
Imaging of the heart using single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) with technetium 99m sestamibi under stress and ... Row tomographic display of stress-only Tc-99m sestamibi SPECT in a male with short axis (SA) slices (top), vertical long axis ( ... 1995) Incremental value of prognostic testing in patients with known or suspected ischemic heart disease: a basis for optimal ... Row tomographic display of stress-only Tc-99m sestamibi SPECT in a female with short axis (SA) slices (top), vertical long axis ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/39/6/999
*  Clinical Value of Acute Rest Technetium-99m Tetrofosmin Tomographic Myocardial Perfusion Imaging in Patients With Acute Chest...
Technetium-based imaging agents, including technetium-99m (Tc-99m) sestamibi and tetrofosmin (recently approved by the Food and ... 1984) A predictive instrument to improve coronary-care-unit admission practices in acute ischemic heart disease: a prospective ... 1993) Emergency room technetium-99m sestamibi imaging to rule out acute myocardial ischemic events in patients with ... We sought to evaluate the clinical use and cost-analysis of acute rest technetium-99m (Tc-99m) tetrofosmin single-photon ...
  http://www.onlinejacc.org/content/31/5/1011
*  Dr. Smith's ECG Blog: August 2014
... left ventricular infarct size according to single-photon emission computed tomography study with technetium Tc 99m sestamibi ... acute right heart strain (1) * acuteness (5) * Adenosine (3) * Adjunctive Anti-Ischemic Therapy (2) ... 10% (P = 0.18), severe heart failure in 1% vs. 7% (P = 0.11), and either death or severe heart failure in 6% vs. 17% (P = 0.05 ... Often, occlusion is incomplete, or collateral circulation maintains the viability of ischemic myocardium, or there is ischemic ...
  http://hqmeded-ecg.blogspot.fr/2014/08/
*  Dr. Smith's ECG Blog: 9 Hours of Chest Pain and Deep Q-waves: Is it too late for Thrombolytics? (Time Window for Reperfusion;...
... left ventricular infarct size according to single-photon emission computed tomography study with technetium Tc 99m sestamibi ... acute right heart strain (1) * acuteness (5) * Adenosine (3) * Adjunctive Anti-Ischemic Therapy (2) ... Often, occlusion is incomplete, or collateral circulation maintains the viability of ischemic myocardium, or there is ischemic ... Finally, ischemic discomfort is far less predictive of on ongoing ischemia than is persistent STE and tall T-waves. ECG ...
  https://hqmeded-ecg.blogspot.com/2014/08/9-hours-of-chest-pain-and-deep-q-waves.html
*  The right timing for post-ischemic stunning, Journal of Nuclear Cardiology | 10.1007/s12350-016-0473-8 | DeepDyve
"The right timing for post-ischemic stunning, Journal of Nuclear Cardiology" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for ... of severe and extensive coronary artery disease by postexercise regional wall motion abnormalities in Tc-99m sestamibi gated ... Reversible regional wall motion abnormalities on exercise technetium-99m-gated cardiac single photon emission computed ... Release of nucleosides from canine and human hearts as an index of prior ischemia ...
  https://www.deepdyve.com/lp/springer_journal/the-right-timing-for-post-ischemic-stunning-UeELQFKBcK
*  Prognostic validation of an algorithm to convert Myocardial Perfusion SPECT imaging data from a 12-segment model to a 17...
... viability determined by nitrate-enhanced Tc-99m sestamibi and Tl-201 imaging on mortality and functional outcome in ischemic ... either a technetium-99m rest-stress protocol, or a dual-isotope protocol with thallium-201 for rest and technetium-99m for the ... Heart. 1998;79:274-280. [PMC free article] [PubMed]. 12. Kitagawa K, Sakuma H, Hirano T, Okamoto S, Makino K, Takeda K. Acute ... Value of gating of technetium-99m sestamibi single-photon emission computed tomographic imaging. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1997;30: ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2803346/
*  A-Z Drug Index for Prescription and OTC Medications - Alphabet T
Technetium Tc 99m Tilmanocept Technetium Tc 99m Tilmanocept is a radioactive diagnostic agent, used to detect tumor site in ... Technetium Tc99m Sestamibi Technetium Tc99m Sestamibi is a radioactive pharmaceutical agent, prescribed for detecting coronary ... Timolol Oral is a beta-blocker, prescribed for high blood pressure and to prevent heart pain and recurrence of heart attacks. ... Trimetazidine is an anti-ischemic (anti-anginal) drug, prescribed for angina pectoris. ...
  http://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/home.asp?alpha=T
*  Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy and coronary disease risk factors in systemic lupus erythematosus | Annals of the Rheumatic...
... with technetium-99m-sestamibi (99mTc-sestamibi) as radiotracer. A two phase, one day protocol was used, with images being ... Ischemic heart disease in systemic lupus erythematosus in the young patient: report of six cases. Am J Cardiol1982;49:478-84. ... 24 mCi of 99mTc-sestamibi was injected as an intravenous bolus. During and after pharmacological stress, heart rate, blood ... Schillaci O, Laganà B, Danieli R, Gentile R, Tubani L, Baratta L, et al. Technetium-99m sestamibi single-photon emission ...
  http://ard.bmj.com/content/62/11/1066