Reliable noninvasive coronary angiography with fast submillimeter multislice spiral computed tomography.

@article{Nieman2002ReliableNC,
  title={Reliable noninvasive coronary angiography with fast submillimeter multislice spiral computed tomography.},
  author={K. Nieman and Filippo Cademartiri and Pedro Alves Lemos and Rolf H J M Raaijmakers and Peter M. T. Pattynama and Pim J. de Feyter},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2002},
  volume={106 16},
  pages={2051-4}
}
BACKGROUND Multislice spiral computed tomography (MSCT) is a promising technique for noninvasive coronary angiography, although clinical application has remained limited because of frequently incomplete interpretability, caused by motion artifacts and calcifications. METHODS AND RESULTS In 59 patients (53 male, aged 58+/-12 years) with suspected obstructive coronary artery disease, ECG-gated MSCT angiography was performed with a 16-slice MSCT scanner (0.42-s rotation time, 12x0.75-mm detector… CONTINUE READING
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