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    July 2021
  1. NG ACT, van Rosendael AR, Bax JJ
    Automated artificial intelligence quantification of aortic atherosclerotic calcifications by 18F-sodium fluoride PET/CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 21. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02700.
    PubMed    


  2. HOILUND-CARLSEN PF, Gerke O
    Sources of error with cardiovascular PET/CT and PET/MRI and questions to be answered to achieve clinical usefulness.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 21. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02750.
    PubMed    


  3. SORENSEN J, Nordstrom J, Baron T, Morner S, et al
    Diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy using non-ECG-gated (15)O-water PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 20. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02734.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. LIU J, Yang Y, Wernick MN, Pretorius PH, et al
    Improving detection accuracy of perfusion defect in standard dose SPECT-myocardial perfusion imaging by deep-learning denoising.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02676.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. LEHNER S, Graner FP, Fischer M, Ilhan H, et al
    The assessment of left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony from gated (99m)Tc-tetrofosmin SPECT and gated (18)F-FDG PET by QGS: a comparative study.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02737.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. LIU FS, Wang SY, Shiau YC, Wu YW, et al
    Integration of quantitative absolute myocardial blood flow estimates from dynamic CZT-SPECT improves the detection of coronary artery disease.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 8. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02713.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. EISENBERG E, Miller RJH, Hu LH, Rios R, et al
    Diagnostic safety of a machine learning-based automatic patient selection algorithm for stress-only myocardial perfusion SPECT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02698.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. BORGES-ROSA J, Oliveira-Santos M, Silva R, Mendes J, et al
    [(18)F]FDG PET-CT in the diagnosis of bacterial pericarditis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02706.
    PubMed    


  9. YUAN T, Wang X
    (68)Ga-FAPI PET/MRI in Coronary Heart Disease.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02667.
    PubMed    


  10. AHMED AI, Abebe AT, Han Y, Alnabelsi T, et al
    The prognostic role of cardiac positron emission tomography imaging in patients with sarcoidosis: A systematic review.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02681.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. UTRERA-COSTERO A, Bernal-Vergara JC, Olivan-Sasot P, Yepes-Agudelo AM, et al
    The value of (18)F-FDG PET/CT in two cases of Primary Pericardial Mesothelioma.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02690.
    PubMed    


  12. GUPTA K, Dixit P, Ananthasubramaniam K
    Cardiac PET in aortic stenosis: Potential role in risk refinement?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02714.
    PubMed    


  13. NAGHSHTABRIZI B, Alvandi M, Shaghaghi Z, Hadei SK, et al
    Transient ischemic dilation or transient RV visualization in patients with normal SPECT stress myocardial perfusion imaging: Correlation with CT coronary artery calcium scoring and coronary angiography.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02704.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. NORIKANE T, Yamamoto Y, Takami Y, Mitamura K, et al
    Whole-body PET angiography on semiconductor PET/CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jul 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02708.
    PubMed    


    June 2021
  15. FANG W, Hsu B
    Myocardial blood flow quantitation with the SPECT technique: Is it ready to be a substitute for PET myocardial blood flow quantitation?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 27. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02697.
    PubMed    


  16. ZERAHN B, Haarmark C
    Cardiac CZT-SPECT: More than left ventricular imaging.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02701.
    PubMed    


  17. THOMAS M, Spertus JA, Kennedy KF, Thompson RC, et al
    Reasons for discordance between positron emission tomography (PET) myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) results and subsequent management.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02695.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. PRIMUS CP, Clay TA, McCue MS, Wong K, et al
    (18)F-FDG PET/CT improves diagnostic certainty in native and prosthetic valve Infective Endocarditis over the modified Duke Criteria.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02689.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. KAWAKUBO M, Nagao M, Yamamoto A, Nakao R, et al
    (13)N-ammonia positron emission tomography-derived endocardial strain for the assessment of ischemia using feature-tracking in high-resolution cine imaging.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 11. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02677.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. ALJAROUDI WA, Hage FG
    Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2020: positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 8. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02685.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. CHEN X, Zhou B, Shi L, Liu H, et al
    CT-free attenuation correction for dedicated cardiac SPECT using a 3D dual squeeze-and-excitation residual dense network.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 3. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02672.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. KOOSHKI N, Grambow-Velilla J, Mahida B, Benali K, et al
    Diagnostic performance of White Blood Cell SPECT imaging against intra-operative findings in patients with a suspicion of prosthetic valve endocarditis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Jun 3. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02674.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  23. CME INSTRUCTIONS: Prognostic value of coronary flow reserve in patients with suspected or known coronary artery disease referred to PET myocardial perfusion imaging: A meta-analysis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:901-903.
    PubMed    


    May 2021
  24. ROBSON PM, Kaufman A, Pruzan A, Dweck MR, et al
    Scan-rescan measurement repeatability of (18)F-FDG PET/MR imaging of vascular inflammation.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 27. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02627.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. CAMPISI R, Merani MF, Rodriguez MI
    Correction to: BMIPP SPECT in cardiac sarcoidosis: A marker of risk?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 25. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02669.
    PubMed    


  26. QUTBI M, Soltanshahi M, FarokhiMoghadam F, Ramandi FL, et al
    Polarity status of trigger signal during ECG-gating affects parameters of LV function in gated myocardial perfusion SPECT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 25. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02675.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. GAZZILLI M, Albano D, Lucchini S, Peli A, et al
    New criteria for the diagnosis of infective endocarditis using 18F-FDG PET/CT imaging.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 25. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02663.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. RAUBA J, Harland D, Ajam T, Port S, et al
    What is this image? 2021: Image 6 result : The curious case of the hidden liver: Polycystic liver disease as depicted on planar projection images of a Tc-99m Sestamibi SPECT MPI study.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02636.
    PubMed    


  29. MANABE O, Tamaki N
    Potential roles of (123)I-BMIPP SPECT to assess cardiac sarcoidosis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 14. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02654.
    PubMed    


  30. APERT A, Canu M, Jankowski A, Riou L, et al
    Comparison of Cadmium Zinc Telluride ECG-gated SPECT equilibrium radionuclide angiocardiography to magnetic resonance imaging to measure right ventricular volumes and ejection fraction in patients with cardiomyopathy.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 14. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02653.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. LIN K, Chen X, Xue Q, Yao S, et al
    Diffuse uptake of [(68)Ga]Ga-FAPI in the left heart in a patient with hypertensive heart disease by PET/CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 14. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02646.
    PubMed    


  32. PIRI R, Edenbrandt L, Larsson M, Enqvist O, et al
    Aortic wall segmentation in (18)F-sodium fluoride PET/CT scans: Head-to-head comparison of artificial intelligence-based versus manual segmentation.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 12. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02649.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. GANDHI R, Bell M, Bailey M, Tsoumpas C, et al
    Prospect of positron emission tomography for abdominal aortic aneurysm risk stratification.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 11. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02616.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. TSHORI S, Livschitz S, Volodarsky I, Goland S, et al
    Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis Scintigraphy Using Planar D-SPECT on Dedicated Cardiac CZT Camera.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 11. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02651.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. BRUNKEN RC
    The abnormal right ventricle: Relevant on low risk SPECT perfusion images?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 11. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02647.
    PubMed    


  36. CAO J, Yang Y
    (18)F-FDG PET/CT detected recurrent renal cell carcinoma presenting with cardiac metastasis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 11. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02652.
    PubMed    


  37. AIKAWA T, Ibe T, Manabe O, Oyama-Manabe N, et al
    Right ventricular involvement of cardiac sarcoidosis: A comprehensive evaluation using cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 7. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02655.
    PubMed    


  38. DIXIT P, Ananthasubramaniam K
    No shortcuts with left bundle branch block and myocardial perfusion imaging: Lesson learnt with dobutamine cardiac PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02640.
    PubMed    


  39. BANDYOPADHYAY D, Gerard P, Jain D
    Significance of (123)I-mIBG SPECT cardiac imaging in heart failure.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 4. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02643.
    PubMed    


  40. SIEKKINEN R, Kirjavainen AK, Koskensalo K, Smith NAS, et al
    Assessment of a digital and an analog PET/CT system for accurate myocardial perfusion imaging with a flow phantom.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 4. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02631.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. RAO Z, Wu J, Jiang G, Zhang C, et al
    Cardiac metastasis from esophageal carcinoma detected on (18)F-FDG PET/CT and (68)Ga-FAPI PET/CT scan.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 May 4. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02645.
    PubMed    


    April 2021
  42. SAZONOVA SI, Syrkina AG, Mochula OV, Anashbaev ZZ, et al
    Subacute myocardial infarction detected by technetium-99m-labeled somatostatin analog scintigraphy.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 30. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02644.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. ZAVADOVSKY KV, Mochula AV, Maltseva AN, Shipulin VV, et al
    The current status of CZT SPECT myocardial blood flow and reserve assessment: Tips and tricks.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 30. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02620.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. ALJAROUDI W
    Gastric wall uptake and attenuation artifact in 99m-Tc sestamibi SPECT: Hold the proton pump inhibitors!
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 30. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02528.
    PubMed    


  45. MOTWANI M
    You might be correct, but it makes no difference: No impact of attenuation correction for SPECT MPI on downstream testing.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 28. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02622.
    PubMed    


  46. YANG X, Hu Z, You Z, Chen Y, et al
    Mediastinal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma mimicking invasive thymoma on (68)Ga-FAPI PET/CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 28. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02623.
    PubMed    


  47. CAMPISI R, Merani MF, Rodriguez MI
    BMIPP SPECT in cardiac sarcoidosis: A marker of risk?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 26. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02626.
    PubMed    


  48. HUTT E, Jaber WA, Fares M
    Asymptomatic STEMI during PET stress testing: First report in a patient with heart transplant.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 26. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02625.
    PubMed    


  49. MURAO M, Norikane T, Chujo K, Takami Y, et al
    Clinical significance of PET angiography in Takayasu arteritis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 22. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02619.
    PubMed    


  50. CHUJO K, Norikane T, Murao M, Takami Y, et al
    Incidental (18)F-FDG myocardial uptake revealed as physiological lesion by (18)F-FLT PET/CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 22. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02618.
    PubMed    


  51. BONNEFOY PB, Janvier L, Arede C, Drouet C, et al
    Reduced acquisition time for thallium myocardial perfusion imaging with large field cadmium-zinc-telluride SPECT/CT cameras: An equivalence study.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 22. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02611.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. SANTARELLI MF, Genovesi D, Scipioni M, Positano V, et al
    Cardiac amyloidosis characterization by kinetic model fitting on [18F]florbetaben PET images.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 16. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02608.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. VALZANIA C, Mei R, Biffi M
    Three-dimensional left ventricular mechanical dyssynchrony assessed by myocardial perfusion gated-SPECT: Is there a role in cardiac resynchronization therapy?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 16. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02614.
    PubMed    


  54. AHMADI R, Qutbi M
    Profound gating error and flattened time-volume curve from inefficient triggering from improper setting of ECG leads in myocardial perfusion SPECT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 13. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02615.
    PubMed    


  55. MORENO-BALLESTEROS A, Lojo-Ramirez JA, Jimenez-Hoyuela-Garcia JM
    18F-FDG PET/CT focal cardiac uptake: An unsuspected Chiari's network.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 13. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02605.
    PubMed    


  56. JOSE A, Zhou C, Baker R, Walker J, et al
    Predictive value of incidental right ventricular abnormalities identified on SPECT for mortality and pulmonary hypertension.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 13. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02612.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. AYERS MP, Peruri AV, Bourque JM
    Transforming ATTR cardiac amyloidosis into a chronic disease: The enormous potential of quantitative SPECT to improve diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring of disease progression.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 13. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02587.
    PubMed    


  58. LIU Y, Tao Y, Wang F, Huang Z, et al
    Mediastinum-type lung cancer on 68Ga-FAPI PET/CT with cardiac insufficiency as the first symptom.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02601.
    PubMed    


  59. PROMTEANGTRONG C, Jantarato A, Kunawudhi A, Kiatkittikul P, et al
    Clinical impact of quantitative [(15)O] H2O PET/CT myocardial perfusion imaging on decision-making regarding invasive management of coronary artery disease.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02604.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. BORGES-ROSA J, Oliveira-Santos M, Silva R, da Silva NP, et al
    Cardiac microcalcification burden: Global assessment in high cardiovascular risk subjects with Na[(18)F]F PET-CT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02600.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. TANG H, Bober RR, Zhao C, Zhang C, et al
    3D fusion between fluoroscopy angiograms and SPECT myocardial perfusion images to guide percutaneous coronary intervention.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02574.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. TEKLU M, Mehta NN
    FDG-PET in ischemic strokes of unknown origin: Have we found the needle in the haystack?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Apr 6. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02598.
    PubMed    


    March 2021
  63. BATEMAN TM, Heller GV, Beanlands R, Calnon DA, et al
    Practical guide for interpreting and reporting cardiac PET measurements of myocardial blood flow: an Information Statement from the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, and the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 30. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02552.
    PubMed    


  64. VAN TOSH A, Nichols KJ
    (82)Rb PET/CT left ventricular mass computations.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 21. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02593.
    PubMed    


  65. GARCIA EV, Nye JA
    Moving forward with motion reduction, detection and correction in cardiac PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 21. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02599.
    PubMed    


  66. TANI Y, Norikane T, Takami Y, Mitamura K, et al
    Potential utility of (18)F-NaF PET/CT in cardiac amyloidosis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 21. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02585.
    PubMed    


  67. BIANCO M, Parente A, Biole C, Righetti C, et al
    The prevalence of TTR cardiac amyloidosis among patients undergoing bone scintigraphy.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02575.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. YAMAMOTO A, Nagao M, Watanabe E, Imamura Y, et al
    Prognosis and recurrence in cardiac sarcoidosis: Serial assessment of BMIPP SPECT and FDG-PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 16. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02567.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. MAYURASAKORN S, Kiatkittikul P, Chotipanich C, Promteangtrong C, et al
    Imaging an ATTR cardiac amyloidosis patient using fluorine-18 sodium fluoride PET/CT: A case report.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 15. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02568.
    PubMed    


  70. MILLER RJH, Cadet S, Mah D, Pournazari P, et al
    Diagnostic and prognostic value of Technetium-99m pyrophosphate uptake quantitation for transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 10. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02563.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. LEE BC
    Cardiac (15)O-water PET: Does mismatched attenuation correction not matter?
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 9. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02573.
    PubMed    


  72. WOODARD PK
    Assessment of myocardial sympathetic innervation with (18)F-FDOPA-PET/CT in patients with autonomic dysfunction: Feasibility study in IPD patients.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 9. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02572.
    PubMed    


  73. JING R, Sun XX, Hua W, Chen L, et al
    Global and regional cardiac dysfunction quantified by (18)F-FDG PET scans can predict ventricular arrhythmia in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillator.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 9. pii: 10.1007/s12350-020-02515.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. KUDO T, Nessipkhan AE
    Modalities for predicting events in patients with ICDs: Expanding the versatility of FDG PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 9. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02569.
    PubMed    


  75. KITAGAWA T, Nakano Y
    Innovative atherosclerosis imaging using (18)F-NaF PET/CT: Its clinical potential.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 8. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02576.
    PubMed    


  76. FERNANDEZ-GARCIA V, Bosca L
    Use of (11)C-acetate PET imaging in the evaluation of advanced atherogenic lesions.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 4. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02562.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. YANG Y, Chen P, Liu L, Lin J, et al
    The value of 18F-FDG PET/CT in evaluating the efficacy of chemotherapy for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma with cardiac involvement.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 3. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02551.
    PubMed    


  78. NORDSTROM J, Harms HJ, Kero T, Sorensen J, et al
    Influence of patient motion on quantitative accuracy in cardiac (15)O-water positron emission tomography.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02550.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. KOENDERS SS, van Dijk JD, Jager PL, Mouden M, et al
    Effect of temporal sampling protocols on myocardial blood flow measurements using Rubidium-82 PET.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Mar 2. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02555.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2021
  80. FIZ F, Piccardo A, Morbelli S, Bottoni G, et al
    Longitudinal analysis of atherosclerotic plaques evolution: an (18)F-NaF PET/CT study.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 25. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02556.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. JUNEAU D, Pelletier-Galarneau M
    Assessment of myocardial inflammation post-infarct with PET/MRI: Getting into the nitty-gritty.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02558.
    PubMed    


  82. KULTERER OC, Hacker M
    Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT is a suitable instrument to show the effects of lipid metabolism disorders on metabolic networks in the living organism.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02543.
    PubMed    


  83. MALAHFJI M, Ahmed AI, Han Y, Jung AK, et al
    Left ventricular mass on positron emission tomography: Validation against cardiovascular magnetic resonance.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02537.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. DOI T, Nakata T, Noto T, Mita T, et al
    Improved risk-stratification in heart failure patients with mid-range to severe abnormalities of QRS duration and systolic function using mechanical dyssynchrony assessed by myocardial perfusion-gated SPECT.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 24. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02554.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. SATAPATHY S, Kumar R, Kavanal AJ, Krishnaraju VS, et al
    COVID-19 related multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C): Role of (18)F-FDG PET/CT to assess myocardial involvement.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 23. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02540.
    PubMed    


  86. ALTAWIL M, Greenberg J, Ananthasubramaniam K
    Gated SPECT left ventricular shape and prediction of super responders to cardiac resynchronization therapy: Not so easy as it (LV) looks.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02548.
    PubMed    


  87. BAGHDADI Y, Di Dea MT, Moadel RM, Travin MI, et al
    A potential artifact to consider when performing (99m)Tc-sestamibi myocardial perfusion SPECT imaging in patients with multiple myeloma.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02536.
    PubMed    


  88. ARMSTRONG IS, Memmott MJ, Hayden C, Arumugam P, et al
    The prevalence of image degradation due to motion in rest-stress rubidium-82 imaging on a SiPM PET-CT system.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 19. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02531.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. BERNHARD B, Grani C
    18F-FDG PET/CT imaging in the workup of cardiac and pericardial masses.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 18. pii: 10.1007/s12350-021-02539.
    PubMed    


  90. CAMONI L, Cerudelli E
    First-pass cardiac PET: Potentiality and limitations.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 18. pii: 10.1007/s12350-020-02476.
    PubMed    


  91. VIDULA MK, Selvaraj S, Guerraty MA
    Cardiopulmonary transit time: Reinforcing the case for positron emission tomography after heart transplantation.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1. pii: 10.1007/s12350-020-02514.
    PubMed    


  92. SCRIMA G, D'Amico M, Bertuccio G, Canavese G, et al
    Safety measures and clinical outcome of Nuclear Cardiology Department during Covid-19 lockdown pandemic: Northern Italy experience.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:331-335.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. VEERANNA V, Freeman AM
    The magic of improved crystal technology coupled with better resolution: Novel imaging findings may promise improved disease detection.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:328-330.
    PubMed    


  94. SCHELBERT HR
    On the Relativity of Dipyridamole and Dobutamine Flows.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:46-49.
    PubMed    


  95. MALHOTRA S, Doukky R
    Challenges in prediction of right ventricular failure among recipients of a left ventricular assist device.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:309-310.
    PubMed    


  96. BULLOCK-PALMER RP
    Diagnosing cardiac amyloidosis: A wealth of new possibilities with nuclear cardiac imaging.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2021;28:219-224.
    PubMed    


  97. SHARIR T, Hollander I, Kovalski G
    Can phase analysis of gated myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography predict adverse outcome in cardiac sarcoidosis?
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    July 2019
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    June 2019
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    May 2019
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    Cardiac PET assessment of myocardial microvascular flow may help identify subclinical left ventricular dysfunction and increased risk from aortic stenosis.
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    Ventricular peak emptying and filling rates measured by gated tomographic radionuclide angiography using a cadmium-zinc-telluride SPECT camera in chemotherapy-naive cancer patients.
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    April 2019
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    Regadenoson SPECT MPI post-troponin elevation in two different patient populations: A reliable risk-stratification tool.
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    Straightening out the wrinkles in technetium-99m-labeled bone scintigraphy tracer assessment of cardiac amyloidosis.
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    Initial experience with regadenoson stress positron emission tomography in patients with left bundle branch block: Low prevalence of septal defects and high accuracy for obstructive coronary artery disease.
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    Optimal choice of OSEM and SD reconstruction algorithms in CZT SPECT for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients.
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    Patient-specific SPECT imaging protocols to standardize image noise.
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    Examining the sensitivity of 18F-NaF PET for the imaging of cardiac amyloidosis.
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    Applying a correction factor to gated blood pool SPECT left ejection fraction value: Can this approach be used to get around a longstanding hurdle?
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    Phase analysis of gated PET in the evaluation of mechanical ventricular synchrony: A narrative overview.
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    February 2019
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    Creeping towards broader clinical application of PET myocardial blood flow quantification.
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  523. MARIE PY, Imbert L
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  525. JOUNI H, Chareonthaitawee P
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  526. HYAFIL F, Rouzet F, Le Guludec D
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  528. CAMILLETTI J, Erriest J, Espinola-Zavaleta N, Hernandez-Sandoval S, et al
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  530. MRSIC Z, Hulten EA
    PET/MR imaging of inflammatory cardiomyopathy as a two for one deal: Great value or too good to be true?
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  531. PAZHENKOTTIL AP, Benz DC
    New insights in the assessment of left ventricular dyssynchrony: Laying the foundations for phase analysis by cardiac SPECT.
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  532. GUPTA JI, Corbett JR, Murthy VL, Weinberg RL, et al
    What is this image? 2019: Image 5 result : Gastroesophageal reflux: An unexpected cause of chest pain identified by review of planar images and coregistered SPECT-CT images.
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  533. NORIKANE T, Yamamoto Y, Takami Y, Mitamura K, et al
    Occasionally increased (18)F-FDG uptake in apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy on serial follow-up PET/CT.
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  534. NAYA M, Manabe O, Tamaki N
    New trials for assessment of left atrial dysfunction by FDG-PET.
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  535. CLIFFE S, Reyes E
    Adenosine MPS in octogenarians: Looking safely into the future.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2019;26:263-265.
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  536. SCIAGRA R
    Right ventricular perfusion: Do we need additional evidence or just a simple methodology?
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  537. TRAVIN MI
    Assessing arrhythmic risk with (123)I-mIBG and analogous tracers: Image interpretation from a different viewpoint.
    J Nucl Cardiol. 2019;26:118-122.
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  538. BENZ DC, Pazhenkottil AP
    Cardiac resynchronization therapy in chronic heart failure: Effect on right ventricular function.
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  539. TAQUETI VR
    Myocardial perfusion imaging in extreme obesity: Leveraging modern technologies to meet a modern challenge.
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    January 2019
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    Hybrid solid-state SPECT/CT left atrial innervation imaging for identification of left atrial ganglionated plexi: Technique and validation in patients with atrial fibrillation.
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  543. BELLINGE JW, Majeed K, Carr SS, Jones J, et al
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    SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging findings in a patient with hypereosinophilic myocarditis.
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  547. LAMMERTSMA AA
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  559. GULLBERG GT, Shrestha UM, Seo Y
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  562. PACKARD RRS
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  564. SCHINDLER TH, Leucker T
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  565. CME INSTRUCTIONS: The role of nuclear medicine in assessments of cardiac dyssynchrony.
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    November 2018
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  567. CALNON DA
    Will (18)F flurpiridaz replace (82)rubidium as the most commonly used perfusion tracer for PET myocardial perfusion imaging?
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  570. NUDI F, Biondi-Zoccai G, Di Belardino N, Nudi A, et al
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  571. MARCASSA C, Zoccarato O
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  572. MONCAYO VM, Galt J
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  575. QUTBI M, Shiravand Y, Ghaidari ME, Asli SN, et al
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  576. ZELT JGE, Mielniczuk LM, Orlandi C, Robinson S, et al
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  577. ABELE JT, Raubenheimer M, Bain VG, Wandzilak G, et al
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  578. SMITH MF
    New hardware, new software, different results: The estimation of left ventricular volumes and ejection fractions with gated myocardial perfusion SPECT.
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  579. LIU Y
    Focal mass-like cardiac uptake on oncologic FDG PET/CT: Real lesion or atypical pattern of physiologic uptake?
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    Assessment of four different cardiac softwares for evaluation of LVEF with CZT-SPECT vs CMR in 48 patients with recent STEMI.
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  582. LU Y, Liu C
    Patient motion correction for dynamic cardiac PET: Current status and challenges.
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  583. MILLER RJH, Kobashigawa JA, Berman DS
    Should positron emission tomography be the standard of care for non-invasive surveillance following cardiac transplantation?
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  584. PICCINELLI M, Galt J
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    Stress myocardial perfusion gated-SPECT imaging in advanced chronic kidney disease.
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    Rubidium-82 positron emission tomography for detection of acute doxorubicin-induced cardiac effects in lymphoma patients.
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    Takayasu arteritis detected by PET/MRI with (18)F-fluorodeoxyglucose.
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    Optimizing cardiac sarcoid imaging with FDG PET: Lessons from studies of physiologic regulation of myocardial fuel substrate utilization.
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    FDG-PET/CT of invasive thymoma extending into the superior vena cava and right atrium.
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    FDG PET/CT for the diagnosis and management of infective endocarditis: Expert consensus vs evidence-based practice.
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    PET-based myocardial efficiency: Powerful yet under-utilized-now simpler than ever.
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    July 2018
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    Can positron emission tomography help stratify the risk of sudden cardiac death in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
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    April 2018
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    Iodine-123-metaiodobenzylguanidine cardiac SPECT imaging in the qualification of heart failure patients for ICD implantation.
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    CT attenuation correction for thallium SPECT MPI and other benefits of multimodality imaging.
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    Incidental findings on hybrid SPECT-CT and PET-CT scanners: Is it time for new training and reporting guidelines?
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  697. NKOULOU R, Zaidi H
    Does simplified quantitative analysis of (18)F-FDG PET in cardiac inflammatory disease work?
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  698. QUTBI M, Soltanshahi M
    The impact of patient-to-detector distance on LV volumes and TID index on SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging: Emphasis on consistent patient-detector positioning in stress and rest phases.
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  699. ZAIDI H, Nkoulou R
    Artifact-free quantitative cardiovascular PET/MR imaging: An impossible dream?
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    Non-cardiac uptake of technetium-99m pyrophosphate in transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis.
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    Gated SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging with cadmium-zinc-telluride detectors allows real-time assessment of dobutamine-stress-induced wall motion abnormalities.
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    In response to Letter regarding "Meta-analysis of 18F-FDG PET/CT in the diagnosis of infective endocarditis".
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  705. QUTBI M, Soltanshahi M
    A practical method to reduce breast attenuation during SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging.
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  706. SCHOLTENS AM
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  708. SCHOLTENS AM, Verberne HJ
    Attenuation correction and metal artifact reduction in FDG PET/CT for prosthetic heart valve and cardiac implantable device endocarditis.
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    December 2017
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    Assessment of left ventricular mass by SPECT MPI.
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  716. CME INSTRUCTIONS: PET measurements of myocardial blood flow post myocardial infarction: Relationship to invasive and cardiac magnetic resonance studies and potential clinical applications.
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    November 2017
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    (18)F-FDG PET/CT now endorsed by guidelines across all types of CIED infection: Evidence limited but growing.
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  724. SARRAZIN JF, Trottier M, Tessier M
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    Myocardial stunning by gated SPECT: An old tool reinvented in a stunning turn.
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  727. CALNON DA
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  728. ALJAROUDI WA, Hage FG
    Review of cardiovascular imaging in the Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2017. Part 1 of 2: Positron emission tomography, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance.
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    October 2017
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    Automatic evaluation of myocardial perfusion on SPECT: Need for "Normality".
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    Can FDG-PET imaging play a role in guiding indications to endovascular treatments in patients presenting acute aortic syndromes?
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    September 2017
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    August 2017
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    PET should not replace routine SPECT MPS for the assessment of patients with known or suspected CAD.
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  753. DI CARLI MF
    Measurement of MBF by PET is ready for prime time as an integral part of clinical reports in diagnosis and risk assessment of patients with known or suspected CAD-PRO.
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    The logic and challenges of imaging sarcoidosis with whole body FDG PET.
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  757. SLART RHJA, Juarez-Orozco LE
    Early post-STEMI PET, a judicious investment?
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    July 2017
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  770. ALAVI A, Werner TJ, Hoilund-Carlsen PF
    What can be and what cannot be accomplished with PET to detect and characterize atherosclerotic plaques.
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  771. KLEIN R, Ocneanu A, deKemp RA
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    June 2017
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    Optimization of temporal sampling for 82rubidium PET myocardial blood flow quantification.
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    Prediction of sudden cardiac death in patients with chronic heart failure by regional washout rate in cardiac MIBG SPECT imaging.
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    Assessing time-of-flight signal-to-noise ratio gains within the myocardium and subsequent reductions in administered activity in cardiac PET studies.
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    April 2017
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    False-positive 13N-ammonia positron emission tomography perfusion scan caused by misalignment of adjacent lung activity during attenuation correction.
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  801. MARCASSA C, Zoccarato O
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    Advances in dual respiratory and ECG-gated SPECT imaging.
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    Optimizing myocardial metabolism for fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging of cardiac inflammation.
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  806. MADDAHI J, Packard RR
    PET should replace SPECT in cardiac imaging for diagnosis and risk assessment of patients with known or suspected CAD: Pro.
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  807. SCHELBERT H
    Measurement of MBF by PET is ready for prime time as an integral part of clinical reports in diagnosis and risk assessment of patients with known or suspected CAD : For prime time not yet: Need impact and certainty.
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    Incidental extra-cardiac findings on 13NH3 myocardial perfusion PET/CT.
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    March 2017
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    February 2017
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    Advances in image reconstruction software in nuclear cardiology: Is all that glitters gold?
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    Successful innovation: A time for change?
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    Nuclear imaging for patients with a suspicion of infective endocarditis: Be part of the team!
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    January 2017
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    Pharmacologic stress myocardial perfusion imaging in patients with pulmonary hypertension: What do we know, and what remains to be learned?
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