Fasting and nonfasting iodine-123-idophenylpentadecanoic acid myocardial SPECT imaging in coronary artery disease

G V Heller, A E Iskandrian, C Orlandi, A W Ahlberg, J Heo, A Mann, M P White, A Gagnon, R Taillefer
1998 Journal of Nuclear Medicine  
Image quality as well as the presence, location and severity of defects are similar under fasting and nonfasting conditions with 123I-IPPA. Therefore, fasting is not necessary before 123I-IPPA SPECT imaging for the assessment of myocardial viability.
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