Objective ischemic evidence in patients with myocardial bridging: Ultrasonic tissue characterization with dobutamine stress integrated backscatter


DUYGU H., OZERKAN F., ZOGHI M., NALBANTGIL S., Kirilmaz B. , AKILLI A., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY, vol.20, no.6, pp.717-723, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.echo.2006.11.013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY
  • Page Numbers: pp.717-723

Abstract

Background: in this study, we investigated the sensitivities of dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) and integrated backscatter (IBS) in detecting ischemia in patients with symptomatic myocardial bridging (MB).