Table 2

Results of nuclear stress test
Nuclear Stress Test
Exercise (Tc-99 m) -number of patients (%) 68 (86)
Adenosine (Tc-99 m) –number of patients (%) 11 (14)
Peak Heart Rate (bpm) ± SD 122 ± 18
Exercise Time (minutes) ± SD 8 ± 3
Peak Double Product ± SD 19,912 ± 4310
SRS ± SD 5 ± 8
SSS ± SD 6 ± 8
SDS ± SD 1 ± 2
Type of Perfusion Defect
No Defects (%) 37 (47)
Reversible (%) 7 (9)
Fixed (%) 23 (29)
Mixed (%) 12 (15)
Ejection Fraction ± SD 53 ± 12
End Systolic Volume (cc3) ± SD 59 ± 41
End Diastolic Volume (cc3) ± SD 115 ± 53
Total Dose (mCi) ± SD 47 ± 7

Bpm: beats per minute. TC: Technetium. SRS: Sum rest score. SSS: Sum stress score. SRS: Sum rest score. SDS: Sum difference score. mCi: Millicurie.

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Al Aloul et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:62   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-62

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