Tag: coronary CT angiography

1. In this meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials, coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA) compared to functional stress testing was associated with no difference in mortality or cardiac hospitalization compared to functional stress testing. 2. Patients undergoing CCTA were more likely to undergo invasive coronary angiography, revascularization, initiate statin and aspirin...
1. Among a cohort of patients with suspected coronary artery disease (CAD), coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) was comparable to invasive coronary angiography in evaluating candidacy for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. 2. The combination of CCTA with a CCTA-based CAD grading scale showed significantly higher specificity and positive...