Evaluation of left atrium indices among high heart rate and heart rate variability patients with advancement in computed tomography technology: The CONVERGE registry

J Nucl Med Technol

24 November Nov 2020 one month ago
  • Andreini D, Pontone G, Conte E

We intended to assess the ability of current generation 256-slice coronary computed tomographic angiography (CCTA) to measure LA volume (LAV) comparing patients with high heart rate (HiHR) of > 70bpm and heart rate variability such as atrial fibrillation (AFib).

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Cherukuri L, Birudaraju D, Kinninger A, Chaganti BT, Pidikiti S, Pozon RG, Pozon ACG, Lakshmanan S, Dahal S, Hamal S, Flores F, Dialing C, Andreini D, Pontone G, Conte E, Nakanishi R, O'Rourke R, Hamilton-Craig C, Nasir K, Roy SK, Mao SS, Budoff MJ. Evaluation of left atrium indices among high heart rate and heart rate variability patients with advancement in computed tomography technology: The CONVERGE registry. J Nucl Med Technol 2020 Nov 20;jnmt.120.253781.doi: 10.2967/jnmt.120.253781

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