Coronary interventions

Single bolus intravenous regadenoson injection versus central venous infusion of adenosine for maximum coronary hyperaemia in fractional flow reserve measurement

EuroIntervention 2015;11:905-913 published online ahead of print August 2014. DOI: 10.4244/EIJY14M08_10

Lokien X. Van Nunen
Lokien X. van Nunen, MD; Guy D. Lenders, MD; Stéphanie Schampaert, MSc; Marcel van ’t Veer, PhD; Inge Wijnbergen, MD; Guus R.G. Brueren, MD, PhD; Pim A.L. Tonino, MD, PhD; Nico H.J. Pijls*, MD, PhD
Department of Cardiology, Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Aims: The aim of this study was to compare the hyperaemic effect of a single bolus regadenoson injection to a central venous adenosine infusion for inducing hyperaemia in the measurement

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