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The Age of Reason for Gated SPECT MPI to Deal With Cardiac Dyssynchrony

Nahid Yaghoobi 1 and Hadi Malek 1 , *
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1 Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: January 2015, 4 (1); e25851
  • Published Online: January 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: December 10, 2014
  • Accepted: December 18, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.25851

To Cite: Yaghoobi N, Malek H. The Age of Reason for Gated SPECT MPI to Deal With Cardiac Dyssynchrony, Res Cardiovasc Med. 2015 ;4(1):e25851. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.25851.

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