PMID: 7125298Sep 1, 1982Paper

Pharmacologic effects of a nitrate coronary vasodilator on cardiac perfusion and function, measured semiquantitatively

Angiology
D W WinsorJ R Bernett

Abstract

Peritrate (pentaerythritol tetranitrate), a nitrate coronary vasodilator, was capable of significantly increasing perfusion and function in ischemic heart muscle. The A2 image-processing computer with software developed by Burow was used to evaluate regional perfusion and segmental wall motion in six patients with ischemic areas in the myocardium. These image-processing techniques were satisfactory for evaluation of ischemic heart muscle.

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