A zero coronary artery calcium score: priceless.

@article{Hecht2010AZC,
  title={A zero coronary artery calcium score: priceless.},
  author={Harvey S. Hecht},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={55 11},
  pages={1118-20}
}
he data supporting the prognostic superiority of coronary rtery calcium (CAC) to risk-factor-based paradigms is on the erge of achieving the critical mass necessary for widespread mplementation in the asymptomatic population. The Texas State egislature has mandated insurance coverage for CAC for the ntermediate-risk population (1), and it is now a covered service y United Healthcare (2). Forthcoming scientific statements rom the major professional organizations are expected to urther strengthen… CONTINUE READING

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