Atlas 2018 - 4. Cardiac tests

The Third Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation investigates healthcare use in four clinical areas, including the use of cardiac tests. This chapter includes cardiac stress tests and imaging (exercise ECG, stress echocardiography, myocardial perfusion scans, computed tomography coronary arteries), stress echocardiography, myocardial perfusion scans and standard echocardiography.

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Chapter 4: Cardiac tests

This chapter includes the following items:

  • 4.1 Cardiac stress tests and imaging (exercise ECG, stress echocardiography, myocardial perfusion scans, computed tomography coronary arteries), 18 years and over
  • 4.2 Stress echocardiography, 18 years and over
  • 4.3 Myocardial perfusion scans, 18 years and over
  • 4.4 Standard echocardiography, 18 years and over

The pages for each data item present key findings and recommendations, interactive maps and graphs, downloadable data sheets and information about the data.