13. Nomograms for Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography

  1. Farhood Saremi MD Professor4,
  2. Stephan Achenbach MD Professor5,
  3. Eloisa Arbustini MD, FESC Prof.ssa Specialista Direttore6 and
  4. Jagat Narula MD, PhD, FACC, FRCP Professor Chief Director7,8,9,10
  1. Leslee J. Shaw PhD Professor1,
  2. James K. Min MD Assistant Professor2 and
  3. Daniel S. Berman MD Professor Director3

Published Online: 15 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444323191.ch13

Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference

Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference

How to Cite

Shaw, L. J., Min, J. K. and Berman, D. S. (2010) Nomograms for Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography, in Revisiting Cardiac Anatomy: A Computed-Tomography-Based Atlas and Reference (eds F. Saremi, S. Achenbach, E. Arbustini and J. Narula), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444323191.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

  2. 5

    Department of Cardiology, University of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany

  3. 6

    Centro Malattie Genetiche Cardiovascolari, Area Trapiantologica, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy

  4. 7

    School of Medicine, Irvine, CA, USA

  5. 8

    UC Irvine Douglas Hospital, Irvine, CA, USA

  6. 9

    Memorial Heart & Vascular Institute, Long Beach Memorial Hospital, Irvine, CA, USA

  7. 10

    Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced CV Technology, School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA

  2. 2

    The Department of Medicine and Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA

  3. 3

    Cardiac Imaging, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405194693

Online ISBN: 9781444323191

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Keywords:

  • nomograms for coronary computed tomographic angiography;
  • diagnosis of obstructive CAD;
  • normative values for CT measurements;
  • prognostic accuracy of CCTA - obstructive CAD;
  • nonobstructive CAD;
  • cost-efficient testing algorithms - using CCTA;
  • future paradigm for testing intermediate risk symptomatic women and men - and CAD, coronary artery disease;
  • value of CAC in symptomatic patients - being sparse;
  • diagnostic and prognostic data on CCTA;
  • prognostic data, graded relationship - between extent and severity of obstructive CAD and MACE

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Normative Values for CT Measurements

  • Diagnosis of Obstructive CAD

  • Prognostic Accuracy of CCTA

  • Cost-Efficient Testing Algorithms Using CCTA

  • Future of CCTA

  • Conclusions

  • References