Assessment of Myocardial Viability: A Review of Current Non Invasive Imaging Techniques
2014 (English)In: International Cardiovascular Forum Journal, ISSN 2410-2636, Vol. 1, no 3, 113-117 p.Article, review/survey (Refereed) Published
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most prevalent and single most common cause of morbidity and mortality with the resulting left ventricular dysfunction (LVD) an important complication. Worldwide, CAD accounts for 5.7 million new cases per year, of these 1.3 million in Europe alone. In addition, it imposes a substantial share of health service resources and expenses, an impaired quality of life, disability and high social cost. Furthermore, LVD itself has been shown to be a powerful determinant of survival.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Barcaray International Publishing , 2014. Vol. 1, no 3, 113-117 p.
Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-107530DOI: 10.17987/icfj.v1i3.34OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-107530DiVA: diva2:848255