Clinical value of absolute quantification of myocardial perfusion with (15)O-water in coronary artery disease.


BACKGROUND The standard interpretation of perfusion imaging is based on the assessment of relative perfusion distribution. The limitations of that approach have been recognized in patients with multivessel disease and endothelial dysfunction. To date, however, no large clinical studies have investigated the value of measuring quantitative blood flow and… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.110.960732


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