Thursday, April 18, 2013

Cardiologists outpacing radiologists in MPI exams

This article discusses the declining trend in the utilization of myocardial perfusion imaging, and also the trend for radiologists to be less and less involved in cardiac imaging.

Cardiologists outpacing radiologists in MPI exams | Health Imaging

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Heart Rate Variability

Here is an extensive review of the clinical application of heart rate variability

Heart Rate Variability

Decreased HRV and Diabetic cardiac autonomic neuropathy

This study found that a reduced heart rate variability is related to the early detection of diabetic neuropathy.

Cardiac autonomic neuropathy measured by hea... [ISRN Endocrinol. 2012] - PubMed - NCBI