Computed Tomography Coronary Angiography as Initial Work-Up for Unstable Angina Pectoris

Abstract

Computed Tomography Coronary Angiography (CTCA) is a rapid, non-invasive diagnostic tool for coronary artery disease (CAD). Rapid Access Chest Pain Clinics (RACPC) were introduced in UK in 2000, in order to assess rapidly patients with chest pain. To evaluate the use of CTCA as initial work-up for unstable angina pectoris in a primary care-based RACPC… (More)

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