A long-term prognostic value of coronary CT angiography in suspected coronary artery disease.

@article{Andreini2012ALP,
  title={A long-term prognostic value of coronary CT angiography in suspected coronary artery disease.},
  author={Daniele Andreini and Gianluca Pontone and S. Sutar Mushtaq and Antonio Luca Bartorelli and Erika Bertella and Laura Antonioli and Alberto Formenti and Sarah Cortinovis and Fabrizio Veglia and Andrea Daniele Annoni and Piergiuseppe Agostoni and Piero Montorsi and Giovanni Ballerini and Cesare Fiorentini and Mauro Pepi},
  journal={JACC. Cardiovascular imaging},
  year={2012},
  volume={5 7},
  pages={690-701}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess the long-term prognostic role of multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography (CTA) in patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD). BACKGROUND Use of CTA is increasing in patients with suspected CAD. Although there is a large body of data supporting the prognostic role of CTA for major adverse cardiac events in the intermediate term, its long-term prognostic role in patients with suspected CAD is not well studied. METHODS… CONTINUE READING