SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.33 número2Lo mejor del Congreso ACC 2018Amiloidosis cardíaca: valor del diagnóstico molecular con radiotrazadores. Reporte de caso índice de autoresíndice de materiabúsqueda de artículos
Home Pagelista alfabética de revistas  

Servicios Personalizados



Links relacionados


Revista Uruguaya de Cardiología

versión impresa ISSN 0797-0048versión On-line ISSN 1688-0420


BARRANCO, Daniela  y  ARTUCIO, Carolina. Discarding ischemic etiology in dilated cardiomyopathy: direct coronary angiography or non-invasive evaluation?. Rev.Urug.Cardiol. [online]. 2018, vol.33, n.2, pp.121-144. ISSN 0797-0048.

In the present controversy, the authors analize the available evidence on the etiological investigation of dilated cardiomyopathy, highlighting the importance of this diagnostic with preventive, therapeutic and prognostic implications. It is argue in the first chapter, about the direct indication of coronary angiography, clearly based, in patient`s characteristics, available evidence and possibility of revascularization. In the second chapter, the author defends the indication of previous studies, doing an interesting analysis of each of them, their specificity and sensivity, and the most suitable to detect viability.

Palabras clave : Dilated cardiomyopathy; Coronariography; Evaluation studies.

        · resumen en Español     · texto en Español     · Español ( pdf )