Potential for coronary CT angiography to tailor medical therapy beyond preventive guideline-based recommendations: Insights fromthe ROMICAT I trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aspirin
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  • Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • There are significant discrepancies between discharge prescription of statin and ASA with the presence and extent of CAD. CCTA presents an efficient opportunity to tailor medical therapy to CAD in patients undergoing CCTA as part of their acute chest pain evaluation.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2015.02.006

PubMed ID

  • 25846248

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 193

end page

  • 201

volume

  • 9

number

  • 3