Exercise echocardiography with addition of atropine.

Research paper by Jesus J Peteiro, Iris I Garrido, Lorenzo L Monserrat, Guillermo G Aldama, Jorge J Salgado, Alfonso A Castro-Beiras

Indexed on: 28 Jul '04Published on: 28 Jul '04Published in: The American Journal of Cardiology®


Exercise echocardiography with the addition of atropine was performed in 31 patients who had a very small probability of achieving submaximal heart rate. Conclusive tests were obtained in 77% of the patients with this protocol.