A1 Journal article – refereed
F-18 fluorodeoxyglucose uptake and water-perfusable tissue fraction in assessment of myocardial viability

List of Authors: Iida H, Ruotsalainen U, Maki M, Haaparanta M, Bergman J, Voipio-Pulkki LM, Nuutila P, Koshino K, Knuuti J
Publisher: SPRINGER
Publication year: 2012
Journal: Annals of Nuclear Medicine
Journal name in source: ANNALS OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE
Journal acronym: ANN NUCL MED
Number in series: 8
Volume number: 26
Issue number: 8
ISSN: 0914-7187

Despite the small sample size, PTF appears to give consistent results with the F-18-FDG approach, and might be an alternative viability assessment.

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