Reproducibility of coronary artery plaque volume and composition quantification by 64-detector row coronary computed tomographic angiography: An intraobserver, interobserver, and interscan variability study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Imaging, Three-Dimensional
  • Radiographic Image Enhancement
  • Radiographic Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • CCTA shows promise for quantifying serial coronary plaque change. Currently, the most robust measure seems to be percentage of plaque composition, rather than plaque volume. For smaller plaques, volume quantification remains challenging.

publication date

  • September 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2009.07.001

PubMed ID

  • 19709947

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 312

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 3

number

  • 5