Myocardial Blood Flow

Known as: MBF 
Perfusion of blood through the myocardium.(Dr. Joseph A. Thie)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The PET tracer 82Rb is commonly used to evaluate regional perfusion defects for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease. There… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging during the first pass of an injected contrast agent has been used to assess myocardial perfusion… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Ultrasound can cause microbubble destruction. If microbubbles are administered as a continuous infusion, then their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Aging is associated with changes of the systolic blood pressure that may increase cardiac work and myocardial blood… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND The use of radioactive microspheres (RM) for the measurement of regional myocardial blood flow (RMBF) is limited and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Evaluation of regional myocardial blood flow by conventional scintigraphic techniques is limited to the qualitative assessment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Spatial variation in regional flows within the heart, skeletal muscle, and in other organs, and temporal variations in local… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Using H215O (half-life = 2.1 min) we demonstrated that a modification of the tissue autoradiographic approach permitted… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We have characterized N-13 ammonia as a myocardial blood flow imaging agent suitable for positron-emission computed tomography… (More)
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