[Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy 2006 in Germany. Results of the query and current status].

@article{Lindner2008MyocardialPS,
  title={[Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy 2006 in Germany. Results of the query and current status].},
  author={Oliver Lindner and Wolfgang Burchert and Frank M. Bengel and Rainer Zimmermann and Juergen vom Dahl and Wolfgang Schaefer and Otmar Schober and Regine Kluge and Michael Sch{\"a}fers},
  journal={Nuklearmedizin. Nuclear medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={139-45}
}
AIM This second survey was to deliver further information on myocardial perfusion scintigraphy (MPS) in Germany in 2006. METHOD 351 questionnaires were evaluated: 207 private practices (PP), 117 hospitals (HO), 27 from university hospitals (UH). RESULTS MPS of 106 331 patients were reported, 85% were investigated with (99m)Tc-perfusion tracers. 74% [2005 = 72%] were performed in PP, 17% [2005 = 15%] in HO and 9% [2005 = 13%] in UH. PP, which participated in 2005 and 2006, demonstrated an… CONTINUE READING