Presence or absence of perfusion defect

The agreement of initial adenosine and Rapiscan or the second adenosine scan with respect to presence or absence of ischemia was similar. 1,2

Agreement of Inital Adenosine and Randomized Studies: Presence or Absence of Ischemia


  1. Cerqueira MD, Nguyen P, Staehr P, et al, on behalf of the ADVANCE MPI Trial Investigators. Effects of age, gender, obesity and diabetes on the efficacy and safety of the selective A2A agonist regadenoson versus adenosine: integrated ADVANCE MPI trial results. J Am Coll Cardiol 2008;1:307-316s
  2. Iskandrian AE, Bateman TM, Belardinelli L, et al. Adenosine versus Rapiscan comparative evaluation in myocardial perfusion imaging: results of the ADVANCE phase 3 multicenter international trial. J Nucl Cardiol 2007;14:645-658 (View abstract)