Tra­di­tional imag­ing tech­nolo­gies in­clude:

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• Ex­er­cise stress test­ing: Pa­tients ex­er­cise on a tread­mill while clin­i­cians mon­i­tor their hearts • Nu­clear stress test­ing: Com­bines ex­er­cise or med­i­cal stress test­ing with nu­clear im­ages of blood flow to the heart, im­prov­ing the ac­cu­racy of coronary disease de­tec­tion as com­pared with con­ven­tional stress test­ing • Cal­cium scor­ing: Tests for hard

plaque build-up in artery walls • Echocar­dio­g­ra­phy: Uses sound to form a mov­ing pic­ture of the heart — can be com­bined with stress test­ing (stress echocar­dio­g­ra­phy) for de­tec­tion of coronary disease

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