Evaluation of Right Ventricular Function: Radioisotopic Techniques

  • V. Legrand
  • P. Rigo
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 2)


Over the past ten years, the evaluation of right ventricular (RV) function and infarction has considerably evolved by the application of nuclear medicine techniques. These techniques are non-invasive, allow repetitive evaluations and provide physiological informations that often cannot be obtained by other noninvasive methods.


Right Ventricular Right Ventricular Function Right Ventricular Dysfunction Radionuclide Angiography Right Ventricular Volume 
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