Electron Beam Computed Tomography

Known as: Electron beam computed tomography (also known as ultrafast ct, cine ct), Beam Tomography, Electron, Tomography, Electron Beam 
X-ray computed tomography in which the X-RAY beam is generated by irradiating a TUNGSTEN target ring with a stream of ELECTRONS that is moved across… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES This study investigated whether cardiac computed tomography angiography (CTA) can predict all-cause mortality in… (More)
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2004
2004
The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence and significance of non-cardiac findings on Electron Beam Computed… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Currently, computed tomographic (CT) imaging of the heart is mainly used for the quantification of coronary artery calcification… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The aim of the study was to validate the ability of electrical impedance tomography (EIT) to detect local changes in air content… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Electron beam tomography (EBT) is a noninvasive method used to detect coronary artery calcium (CAC). Due to the age-associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Detection of subclinical coronary artery disease (CAD) before the development of life-threatening cardiac… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES This analysis compared the results of electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) with those of coronary angiography and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine a range of cutpoints for coronary calcium scores measured by electron beam computed tomography… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Coronary electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) detects atherosclerotic coronary artery disease by measuring calcium… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Coronary artery calcium identified by electron beam computed tomography (EBCT) has potential for noninvasive… (More)
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