Table 16

Stress Echocardiography for Assessment of Viability/Ischemia

IndicationAppropriate Use Score (1–9)
Ischemic Cardiomyopathy/Assessment of Viability With Stress Echocardiography
176.
  • Known moderate or severe LV dysfunction

  • Patient eligible for revascularization

  • Use of dobutamine stress only

A (8)

A indicates appropriate.