Data from EMC - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 23 August 2016

Indication(s)

Adults:
As an alternative to exercise stress in thallium-201 myocardial imaging, particularly in patients unable to exercise or in those for whom exercise may be contraindicated.


Children:
As an alternative to exercise stress in myocardial perfusion imaging, particularly in children unable to exercise or in those for whom exercise may be contraindicated. More specifically, this may include children with Kawasaki disease complicated by coronary artery involvement, or those with congenitally abnormal coronary circulations.

 

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