Astellas offers shareable resources focused on helping referring and ordering providers choose the right test for the right patient at the right time. When HCPs understand cardiac testing options and the roles they play in diagnosing and evaluating CAD, it can help patients receive timely care.
From initial risk assessment to noninvasive cardiac testing modalities to coordination of care, find out more about guideline-based pathways for the evaluation of CAD.
Get more information about the most widely used nuclear imaging modality—SPECT MPI.
Ordering providers can refer to this checklist to help their patients prepare for a cardiac imaging test.
This useful app allows providers to review the appropriateness of 7 different cardiac testing modalities (based on the AUC) for the detection and risk assessment of SIHD.
The Multimodality AUC App is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease or condition. It is also not a qualified CDSM. Thus, the Multimodality AUC App must not be used to try and comply with the CMS AUC program requirements. The Multimodality AUC App is for informational purposes only.
Utilize this flowchart for patients who may have multiple clinical indications. This hierarchy of indications can help you assess test appropriateness and is based on the ACCF/AHA Multimodality AUC.
ACCF = American College of Cardiology Foundation;
AHA = American Heart Association.
Read about the unique presentations of 4 hypothetical patients, and discover the appropriate test that was selected for each and the results.