Table 3Sensitivity of MRI and 99mTc-labelled Radiotracer SPECT for Detection of Myocardial Necrosis8

Infarct-Related Artery99mTc-labelled Radiotracer SPECTMRI
Left anterior descending artery (%)8997
Left circumflex artery (%)79100
Right coronary artery (%)8797

MRI = magnetic resonance imaging; SPECT = single-photon emission computed tomography; 99mTc = technetium-99.

From: APPENDIX 2.7, Assessment of Prognosis Post-Myocardial Infarction

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