Incidence of subclinical coronary atherosclerosis in patients with suspected embolic stroke using cardiac computed tomography


The purpose of this study was to investigate the incidence of subclinical coronary artery disease (CAD) in patients with suspected acute embolic stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) using 64-row multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT) and to examine its association with conventional risk stratification. We consecutively enrolled 175 patients (66 ± 13… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10554-010-9743-8


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