Comparing two methods for determining appropriateness of myocardial perfusion imaging: Criteria from the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American College of Radiology.

@article{Bagrova2017ComparingTM,
  title={Comparing two methods for determining appropriateness of myocardial perfusion imaging: Criteria from the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American College of Radiology.},
  author={Anastasiya Bagrova and Ali Y. Alsamarah and David E Winchester},
  journal={Journal of nuclear cardiology : official publication of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Appropriate use criteria (AUC) developed by the American College of Cardiology Foundation and the appropriateness criteria (AC) developed by the American College of Radiology (ACR) are two existing methods of rating appropriateness of myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI). One study found poor agreement of ratings between the two methods. However… CONTINUE READING