Summaries for patients. Cardiac screening with electrocardiography, stress echocardiography, or myocardial perfusion imaging.

  • Published 2015 in Annals of internal medicine

Abstract

of Physicians. What is the problem and what is known about it so far? Cardiac screening tests can help to tell whether patients are at increased risk for heart disease. Although screening tests are right for some patients, they might be ordered when they are not needed. This can cause more harm than good. This article provides advice on cardiac screening… (More)
DOI: 10.7326/P15-9007

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{2015SummariesFP, title={Summaries for patients. Cardiac screening with electrocardiography, stress echocardiography, or myocardial perfusion imaging.}, author={}, journal={Annals of internal medicine}, year={2015}, volume={162 6}, pages={I-38} }