Coronary artery bypass grafts and MDCT imaging: what to know and what to look for

@article{Marano2007CoronaryAB,
  title={Coronary artery bypass grafts and MDCT imaging: what to know and what to look for},
  author={Riccardo Marano and Carlo Liguori and Pierluigi Rinaldi and Maria Luigia Storto and M. Politi and G. Savino and Lorenzo Bonomo},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={3166-3178}
}
Multi-detector row CT (MDCT) scanners with high spatial and temporal resolutions are now available and are increasingly used for non-invasive assessment of vascular disease, including coronary arteries and coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG). Follow-up of patients who have previously undergone surgical revascularization for coronary artery disease is nowadays one of the main applications of MDCT. Thanks to the continuous technical evolution of the CT scanners, it is now possible to scan the… CONTINUE READING