High-definition multidetector computed tomography for evaluation of coronary artery stents: Comparison to standard-definition 64-detector row computed tomography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Radiographic Image Enhancement
  • Stents
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • On the basis of this ex vivo study, HDCT provides superior detection of intrastent luminal area and diameter visualization, compared with SDCT. ASIR image reconstruction techniques for HDCT scans enhance the in-stent assessment while decreasing image noise.

publication date

  • July 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2009.06.006

PubMed ID

  • 19577213

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 246

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 3

number

  • 4