Detection of hibernate myocardium by Tc-99m sestamibi gated SPECT during low-dose dobutamine infusion plus nitrate in patients with first acute myocardial infarction


Entok E., Cavusoglu Y., Kaya E., Vardareli E., Timuralp B.

NUCLEAR MEDICINE COMMUNICATIONS, vol.26, no.9, pp.765-772, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Aim To investigate the role of Tc-99m-MIBI gated SPECT imaging following the administration of low-dose dobutamine plus nitrate (LDD + nitrate) in the assessment of left ventricular function and the perfusion of hibernate myocardial tissue.