Mult-Slice Computed Tomography of Coronary Arteries
Multi-slice computer tomografie van de kransslagaderen
Multislice computed tomography (MSCT) of the coronary arteries has emerged as a non-invasive modality for the diagnostic work-up of coronary artery disease. A complete MSCT study of the coronary arteries (Chapter 2) usually consists of two parts, a non-enhanced scan followed by a contrast-enhanced acquisition. Non-enhanced MSCT is used for measuring coronary artery calcium score. Contrast-enhanced MSCT coronary angiography (MSCT-CA) is used for the detection of coronary artery stenosis, in-stent restenosis, graft pathology and anatomical variants and anomalies of the coronary arteries (Chapters 8-19).
|MSCT, coronary disease, tomography|
|P.J. de Feyter (Pim) , G.P. Krestin (Gabriel)|
|Erasmus University Rotterdam|
|Organisation||Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam|
Pugliese, F. (2008, October 29). Mult-Slice Computed Tomography of Coronary Arteries. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/13655