Prognostic value of chronic total occlusions detected on coronary computed tomographic angiography

Heart

2 August Aug 2018 19 days ago
  • Andreini D, Pontone G

Data describing clinical relevance of chronic total occlusion (CTO) identified by coronary CT angiography (CCTA) have not been reported to date. We investigated the prognosis of CTO on CCTA.

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Opolski MP, Gransar H, Lu Y, Achenbach S, Al-Mallah MH, Andreini D, Bax JJ, Berman DS, Budoff MJ, Cademartiri F, Callister TQ, Chang HJ, Chinnaiyan K, Chow BJ, Cury RC, DeLago A, Feuchtner GM, Hadamitzky M, Hausleiter J, Kaufmann PA, Kim YJ, Leipsic JA, Maffei EC, Marques H, Pontone G, Raff G, Rubinshtein R, Shaw LJ, Villines TC, Gomez M, Jones EC, Peña JM, Min JK, Lin FY. Prognostic value of chronic total occlusions detected on coronary computed tomographic angiography. Heart 2018 Jul 30. pii: heartjnl-2017-312907. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312907. [Epub ahead of print]

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