The HASTE Protocol: a standardised CT Coronary Angiography service operated from a District General Hospital

@inproceedings{Parsons2018TheHP,
  title={The HASTE Protocol: a standardised CT Coronary Angiography service operated from a District General Hospital},
  author={Iain T Parsons and Clare Bannister and John Badelek and Mark Ingram and Emma Wood and Alex J. Horton and Michael Hickman and Edward Leatham},
  booktitle={Open heart},
  year={2018}
}
  • Iain T Parsons, Clare Bannister, +5 authors Edward Leatham
  • Published in Open heart 2018
  • Medicine
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    Introduction CT coronary angiography (CTCA) has excellent sensitivity but lacks specificity when compared with invasive coronary angiography (ICA) particularly in patients with a high coronary calcium burden. [...] Key Method Patient preparation prior to CTCA as well as exclusion and inclusion criteria were documented. Scans were interpreted using a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach in order to organise follow-up, medication and further investigation. Results Over 6 months, 157 consecutive scans were…Expand Abstract

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