The CT-STAT (coronary computed tomographic angiography for systematic triage of acute chest pain patients to treatment) trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Triage

abstract

  • In emergency department acute, low-risk chest pain patients, the use of CCTA results in more rapid and cost-efficient safe diagnosis than rest-stress MPI. Further studies comparing CCTA to other diagnostic strategies are needed to optimize evaluation of specific patient subsets. (Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography for Systematic Triage of Acute Chest Pain Patients to Treatment [CT-STAT]; NCT00468325).

publication date

  • September 27, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.03.068

PubMed ID

  • 21939822

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1414

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 58

number

  • 14