Coronary calcification compared in patients with acute versus in those with chronic coronary events by using dual-sector spiral CT.

@article{Shemesh2003CoronaryCC,
  title={Coronary calcification compared in patients with acute versus in those with chronic coronary events by using dual-sector spiral CT.},
  author={Joseph Shemesh and Sara Apter and Yacov Itzchak and Michael Motro},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={226 2},
  pages={483-8}
}
PURPOSE To compare underlying calcific atherosclerotic lesions in acute versus chronic coronary events in patients with hypertension by using dual-sector spiral computed tomography (CT). MATERIALS AND METHODS Eight hundred eighty-four calcific lesions were analyzed in a cohort of 50 patients (39 men, 11 women; age range, 55-79 years; mean age, 66 years… CONTINUE READING