Stress Echocardiography

Its Role in the Diagnosis and Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease

  • Thomas H. Marwick

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 247)

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About this book

Introduction

Stress Echocardiography - Its Role in the Diagnosis and Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease - Second Edition by Thomas Marwick is a concise, practical guide for anyone new to the field of stress echocardiography or an excellent summary of the existing evidence base for the experienced user.

Dr. W.F. Armstrong described the first edition of this book in his Foreword to the first edition as "a thorough, comprehensive review of the basic and advanced concepts of stress echocardiography. This text represents an excellent starting point for individuals wishing to gain initial familiarity with stress echocardiography and a superb reference source for more experienced investigators and clinicians finding a need to further develop their understanding of the technique and advance its clinical relevance in their laboratories."

Keywords

angiography coronary artery disease diagnosis echocardiography electrocardiogram (ECG) heart magnetic resonance magnetic resonance imaging magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scintigraphy

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas H. Marwick
    • 1
  1. 1.University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-0331-6
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4613-5024-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-0331-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
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