Coronary artery calcium

Muhammad A. Latif, Matthew J. Budoff, Philip Greenland

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Abstract

This chapter reviews the role of coronary artery calcium scoring in clinical settings. Coronary calcium scoring appears most useful for risk stratification of asymptomatic patients with an intermediate risk of subsequent cardiac events.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCardiac CT, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages181-189
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9783642418839
ISBN (Print)9783642418822
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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