Quantitative myocardial contrast echocardiography during pharmacological stress for diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies

Sahar S Abdelmoneim, Abhijeet Dhoble, Mathieu Bernier, Patricia J Erwin, Grigorios Korosoglou, Roxy Senior, Stuart Moir, Ingrid Kowatsch, Shu Xian-Hong, Takashi Muro, Dana Dawson, Rolf Vogel, Kevin Wei, Colin P West, Victor M Montori, Patricia A Pellikka, Samir S Abdel-Kader, Sharon L Mulvagh

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Abstract

We conducted a meta-analysis to evaluate the accuracy of quantitative stress myocardial contrast echocardiography (MCE) in coronary artery disease (CAD).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)813-825
Number of pages13
JournalEuropean Journal of Echocardiography
Volume10
Issue number7
Early online date23 Jun 2009
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2009

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Keywords

  • adult
  • aged
  • contrast media
  • coronary artery disease
  • coronary circulation
  • echocardiography
  • exercise test
  • female
  • heart
  • humans
  • male
  • microcirculation
  • middle aged
  • radiopharmaceuticals

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Abdelmoneim, S. S., Dhoble, A., Bernier, M., Erwin, P. J., Korosoglou, G., Senior, R., Moir, S., Kowatsch, I., Xian-Hong, S., Muro, T., Dawson, D., Vogel, R., Wei, K., West, C. P., Montori, V. M., Pellikka, P. A., Abdel-Kader, S. S., & Mulvagh, S. L. (2009). Quantitative myocardial contrast echocardiography during pharmacological stress for diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy studies. European Journal of Echocardiography, 10(7), 813-825. https://doi.org/10.1093/ejechocard/jep084