Digital supine bicycle stress echocardiography: a new technique for evaluating coronary artery disease.

@article{Hecht1993DigitalSB,
  title={Digital supine bicycle stress echocardiography: a new technique for evaluating coronary artery disease.},
  author={Harvey S. Hecht and L DeBord and Richard E. Shaw and Robbie Dunlap and Clodagh Ryan and Simon H Stertzer and Richard K. Myler},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={950-6}
}
OBJECTIVES The objective of this study was to determine the accuracy of digital supine bicycle stress echocardiography, a new technique for evaluating coronary artery disease during peak exercise. BACKGROUND Prior stress echocardiographic techniques have not utilized peak exercise imaging to determine the extent and location of coronary artery disease. METHODS Two-hundred twenty-two patients were studied: 180 underwent both supine bicycle stress echocardiography and coronary arteriography… CONTINUE READING