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- Received August 29, 1985
- Revision received December 11, 1985
- Accepted December 26, 1985
- Published online May 1, 1986.
- Warren M. Breisblatt, MDa,
- David L. Brown, MD, FACC and
- Frederick L. Weiland, MD
- ↵aAddress for reprints: Major Warren M. Breisblatt, USAF, MC, Coronary Care Unit, Cardiology Service (SGHMMC), Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas 78236-5300.
Stress thallium-201 perfusion scintigraphy was used to assess the reversibilty of a long-standing left ventricular aneurysm. By identifying reversible ischemia, it was predicted that this patient's ventricular function would benefit significantly from surgical revascularization or percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty.
* The assertions and opinions expressed herein are the private views of the authors and are not to be construed as representing the opinion of the United States Air Force Department of Defense.
- Received August 29, 1985.
- Revision received December 11, 1985.
- Accepted December 26, 1985.
- American College of Cardiology Foundation