Prevalence and severity of coronary artery disease and adverse events among symptomatic patients with coronary artery calcification scores of zero undergoing coronary computed tomography angiography: Results from the CONFIRM (Coronary CT Angiography Evaluation for Clinical Outcomes: An International Multicenter) registry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Calcinosis
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • In symptomatic patients with a CAC score of 0, obstructive CAD is possible and is associated with increased cardiovascular events. CAC scoring did not add incremental prognostic information to CCTA.

publication date

  • December 6, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.10.851

PubMed ID

  • 22079127

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2533

end page

  • 40

volume

  • 58

number

  • 24