Limitations of dipyridamole-echocardiography in effort angina pectoris.

  title={Limitations of dipyridamole-echocardiography in effort angina pectoris.},
  author={Alberto Margonato and Sergio Luigi Chierchia and Domenico Cianflone and Gunnar Smith and Filippo Crea and Graham J. Davies and Attilio Maseri and Rodney A. Foale},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  volume={59 4},
The sensitivity of dipyridamole--2-dimensional (2-D) echocardiography was assessed for detection and localization of ischemia in 21 patients with severe chronic stable angina pectoris, a clearly positive exercise stress test response and multivessel coronary atherosclerosis. Regional wall motion during dipyridamole infusion (0.6 mg/kg intravenously over 4… CONTINUE READING