Screening for Ischemic Heart Disease with Cardiac CT: Current Recommendations


Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of mortality in the US and worldwide, and no widespread screening for this number one killer has been implemented. Traditional risk factor assessment does not fully account for the coronary risk and underestimates the prediction of risk even in patients with established risk factors for atherosclerosis… (More)
DOI: 10.6064/2012/812046