Reduced iodine load with CT coronary angiography using dual-energy imaging: A prospective randomized trial compared with standard coronary CT angiography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Contrast Media
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Triiodobenzoic Acids

abstract

  • DECT resulted in inferior image quality scores but demonstrated comparable SNR, CNR, and rate of diagnostic interpretability without a radiation dose penalty while allowing for >50% reduction in contrast volume compared with SCCTA.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4274621

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2014.06.003

PubMed ID

  • 25151920

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 282

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 8

number

  • 4