Crown years for non-invasive cardiovascular imaging (Part II): 40 years of nuclear cardiology

@article{Wall2013CrownYF,
  title={Crown years for non-invasive cardiovascular imaging (Part II): 40 years of nuclear cardiology},
  author={Ernst E. Wall},
  journal={Netherlands Heart Journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={21},
  pages={211-213}
}
The year 2013 is a remarkable year in cardiovascular medicine from a historical point of view. It can be considered a crown year for non-invasive clinical cardiovascular imaging as we can look back on 60 years of echocardiography, 40 years of nuclear cardiology, 30 years of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging, and 30 years of cardiac computed tomography. In a previous Editor’s Comment 60 years of echocardiography were described (Part I). In this Editor’s Comment (Part II) we will briefly… CONTINUE READING