Risk Stratification before Non-Cardiac Surgery

Miklos D. Kertai, Don Poldermans

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCardiovascular Imaging
Subtitle of host publicationA Handbook for Clinical Practice
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages15
ISBN (Print)1405131314, 9781405131315
Publication statusPublished - Apr 30 2009


  • American College of Cardiology (ACC)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)
  • Beta-blockers
  • Cardiac complications
  • Clinical markers of cardiac risk
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy
  • Non-invasive diagnostic tests
  • Pharmacologic stress echocardiography with dobutamine (DSE)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Kertai, M. D., & Poldermans, D. (2009). Risk Stratification before Non-Cardiac Surgery. In Cardiovascular Imaging: A Handbook for Clinical Practice (pp. 136-150). Blackwell Publishing Ltd.. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444312898.ch12