Myocardial Scintigraphy

Known as: Scintigraphy, Myocardial 
Imaging blood flow to the MYOCARDIUM by following the distribution of radioactively labeled tracers injected into the blood stream.
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1973-2017
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
AIM To evaluate the reliability of [(123)I]meta-iodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy for diagnosing Parkinson's… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
UNLABELLED The clinical characteristics of reversible left ventricular dysfunction due to "takotsubo" cardiomyopathy have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES (123)I-metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy is clinically used to estimate local myocardial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND It is still a matter of debate whether exercise training (ET) is a beneficial treatment in chronic heart failure (CHF… (More)
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1999
1999
Objectives—I-metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy is clinically used to estimate local myocardial sympathetic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Iodine-123 meta-iodobenzylguanidine ([123I]MIBG), an analogue of norepinephrine, is a tracer for functioning of sympathetic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This study was performed to evaluate whether iodine-123 metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) myocardial scintigraphy could predict the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We have already shown that myocardial imaging properties of radio-iodinated long-chain free fatty acids (123I-FFA) and thallium… (More)
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1981
1981
A comprehensive method is described for quantitation of the spatial distribution of TI-201 in the myocardium and its changes with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
To investigate the pathogenesis of myocardial infarction we undertook a systematic study of patients with angina at rest, a… (More)
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