Exercise echocardiographic findings and outcome of patients referred for evaluation of dyspnea.

@article{Bergeron2004ExerciseEF,
  title={Exercise echocardiographic findings and outcome of patients referred for evaluation of dyspnea.},
  author={Sebastien J Bergeron and Steve R. Ommen and Kent R. Bailey and Jae Kon Oh and Robert Benjamin McCully and Patricia A. Pellikka},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={43 12},
  pages={2242-6}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to characterize the outcome of patients referred for exercise echocardiographic evaluation of dyspnea. BACKGROUND Little information exists regarding outcome of patients with dyspnea. METHODS We identified 443 patients with unexplained dyspnea, 2,033 with chest pain, and 587 with both symptoms referred for exercise echocardiography. RESULTS Compared to those with chest pain alone, patients referred for dyspnea alone were older, predominantly men… CONTINUE READING

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