Consensus Statement From the Cardiac
Imaging Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology, and the Cardiovascular
Imaging and Intervention Committee, Council on Cardiovascular Radiology
and Intervention, American Heart Association
Multislice CT perform heart scanning as well as EBCT?
Read the opinions of the world's foremost authorities on this subject.
Understand the ballistics and physics involved in imaging the moving
heart. Why is EBCT considered the gold standard for calcium
scanning. Why is shutter speed so important? Compare the
from each scanner.
Misconceptions about Heart Disease Why is heart disease called the Silent Killer? Why is it still the No 1
killer in most countries? Can you get a heart attack if your stress test
is normal? Can you get
a heart attack if the blockage is less than 50%.