Book 2013

From Basic Cardiac Imaging to Image Fusion

Core Competencies Versus Technological Progress


ISBN: 978-88-470-2759-6 (Print) 978-88-470-2760-2 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Cardiac Anatomy and Pathophysiology of Coronary Circulation as a Basis for Imaging

  3. Chapter

    Pages 15-28

    How Should We Stress the Human Heart?

  4. Chapter

    Pages 29-49

    Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: The Role of SPECT, PET and CMR

  5. Chapter

    Pages 51-70

    Innervation of the Heart: Imaging Findings Using [123I]-MIBG Scintigraphy in Different Pathologies

  6. Chapter

    Pages 71-89

    How to Reduce the Radiation Burden in Cardiac CT

  7. Chapter

    Pages 91-102

    How to Reduce the Radiation Burden in Cardiac SPECT

  8. Chapter

    Pages 103-113

    Will 3D Imaging of the Heart Replace Pathology?

  9. Chapter

    Pages 115-123

    Image Fusion and Coregistration: State of the (He)art

  10. Chapter

    Pages 125-134

    Diagnostic Algorithms in Patients with Suspected Coronary Artery Disease: Guidelines and Evidence-Based Behaviors