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Cardiac Imaging Stress Tests (ASNC)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Imaging
Article Type: Advice
Language: English
Affiliation: American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
Format: HTML, PDF
Most recent update: 10/01/2012
If you have chest pain or other symptoms of heart disease, a test that stresses your heart can be lifesaving and help guide treatment. In some cases, especially in healthy people without chest pain, you should be cautious about the tests. Here’s why.
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