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Assessment of Cardiac Performance by Digital Angiography

  • J. Forrester
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (volume 21)

Abstract

Computer enhanced digital angiography (CEDA) allows the cardiologist to quantitate ejection fraction, coronary anatomy, and regional myocardial perfusion. This chapter describes the method by which digital images of the heart are obtained and processed, and the application of this new technology to evaluation of the cardiovascular system.

Keywords

Myocardial Perfusion Coronary Bypass Graft Regional Myocardial Perfusion Segmental Wall Motion Digital Angiography 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Forrester
    • 1
  1. 1.Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterUniversity of CaliforniaUSA

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