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Table 2 Referral indications (based on ACCF 2011 AUC) that were not identified by our structured referral requisition algorithm

From: Impact of a structured referral algorithm on the ability to monitor adherence to appropriate use criteria for transthoracic echocardiography

AUC Indication Number Description Number of Requisitions
24 Initial evaluation of ventricular function following ACS 2
25 Re-evaluation of ventricular function following ACS during recovery phase when results will guide therapy 10
59 Suspected pericardial conditions 1
65 Re-evaluation of known ascending aorta dilation or history of aortic dissection with a change in clinical status or cardiac exam or when findings may alter management or therapy 2