The Need for Standardized Methods for Measuring the Aorta Multimodality Core Lab Experience from the GenTAC Registry Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aneurysm, Dissecting
  • Aorta, Thoracic
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
  • Aortic Rupture
  • Aortography
  • Echocardiography
  • Laboratory Proficiency Testing
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • By comparing core laboratory with measurements from clinical centers, our study identified important sources of variability in aortic measurements. Furthermore, our findings with regard to CT and MRI suggest a need for imaging societies to work toward the development of unifying acquisition protocols and common measuring methods.

publication date

  • March 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4788536

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.06.023

PubMed ID

  • 26897684

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 219

end page

  • 26

volume

  • 9

number

  • 3