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date: 04 July 2020

This chapter describes and discusses commonly used investigations in the assessment of patients with cardiovascular disease. It reviews electrocardiography (ECG), including ECG monitoring, and exercise testing. It describes cardiac imaging techniques, including echocardiography, cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and nuclear cardiology (myocardial perfusion imaging and radionuclide ventriculography). It also includes information on cardiac catheterization (including pulmonary artery catheterization) and a section on tilt table testing.

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