Myocardial scar imaging by standard single-energy and dual-energy late enhancement CT: Comparison with pathology and electroanatomic map in an experimental chronic infarct porcine model Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Body Surface Potential Mapping
  • Cicatrix
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocardial Stunning
  • Radiography, Dual-Energy Scanned Projection
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Standard single-energy LE-CT, particularly 100┬ákV, matched better to pathology and EAM than dual-energy LE-DECT for scar detection. Larger human trials as well as more technical studies that optimize varying different energies with newer hardware and software are warranted.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4475424

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcct.2015.03.003

PubMed ID

  • 25977115

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 313

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 9

number

  • 4