CCTA in the diagnosis of coronary artery disease

Riccardo Marano, Biagio Merlino, Luigi Natale, Giuseppe Rovere, Giancarlo Savino, Francesco Ciriaco Flammia, Maria Rachele Pia Carafa, Lorenzo Steri

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Abstract

The world of cardiac imaging is proposing to physicians an ever-increasing spectrum of options and tools with the disadvantages of patients presently submitted to multiple, sequential, time-consuming, and costly diagnostic procedures and tests, sometimes with contradicting results. In the last two decades, the CCTA has evolved into a valuable diagnostic test in today’s patient care, changing the official existing guidelines and clinical practice with a pivotal role to exclude significant CAD, in the referral of patients to the Cath-Lab, in the follow-up after coronary revascularization, and finally in the cardiovascular risk stratification.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)1102-1113
Numero di pagine12
RivistaLA RADIOLOGIA MEDICA
Volume125
DOI
Stato di pubblicazionePubblicato - 2020

Keywords

  • Acute chest pain
  • Angina, Stable
  • Cardiovascular prevention
  • Cardiovascular risk stratification
  • Chronic coronary syndrome
  • Computed Tomography Angiography
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary CT angiography
  • Coronary artery bypass graft
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Coronary stent
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Humans
  • Risk Assessment

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