Low dose CT of the heart: a quantum leap into a new era of cardiovascular imaging

@article{Maffei2010LowDC,
  title={Low dose CT of the heart: a quantum leap into a new era of cardiovascular imaging},
  author={Erica Maffei and Chiara Martini and Simone Crescenzo and Teresa Arcadi and A Colaco e Clemente and Ermanno Capuano and Alice Rossi and Roberto Malag{\'o} and Nico Mollet and Annick C. Weustink and Carlo Tedeschi and Ludovico La Grutta and Sara Seitun and Andrea Igoren Guaricci and Filippo Cademartiri},
  journal={La radiologia medica},
  year={2010},
  volume={115},
  pages={1179-1207}
}
In 10 years, computed tomography coronary angiography (CTCA) has shifted from an investigational tool to clinical reality. Even though CT technologies are very advanced and widely available, a large body of evidence supporting the clinical role of CTCA is missing. The reason is that the speed of technological development has outpaced the ability of the… CONTINUE READING