Coronary artery disease after heart transplantation: non-invasive evaluation with exercise thallium scintigraphy.

In order to assess the value of exercise thallium scintigraphy for the detection and prognosis of graft coronary artery disease, 50 heart transplant patients (mean age 46.7 +/- 11.5 years) were studied within 48 h of their scheduled yearly coronary angiography and subsequently followed up for a mean of 13 +/- 3 months. Angiography revealed normal coronary… CONTINUE READING