Nonobstructive coronary artery disease as detected by 64-detector row cardiac computed tomographic angiography is associated with increased left ventricular mass Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Non-obstructive CAD visualized by CCTA is associated with increased LVM independent of effects of clinical risk factors and calcium scoring. Whether addition of LVM to stenosis assessment in patients undergoing CCTA enhances risk prediction of future CAD events warrants investigation.

publication date

  • May 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2011.01.006

PubMed ID

  • 21376693

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 158

end page

  • 64

volume

  • 5

number

  • 3