The role of coronary calcium score in the risk assessment of liver transplant candidates.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in liver transplant (LT) recipients. To date there is no consensus on the preferred screening tests to detect CAD in the pre-LT population. Therefore the aim of this study was to: 1) evaluate the utility of a noninvasive tool (cardiac computerized tomography [CT] scan… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2013.09.035

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@article{Kemmer2014TheRO, title={The role of coronary calcium score in the risk assessment of liver transplant candidates.}, author={Nyingi M. Kemmer and J Case and Sudhir Chandna and G W Neff}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2014}, volume={46 1}, pages={230-3} }