SCCT guidelines for the performance and acquisition of coronary computed tomographic angiography: A report of the society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Guidelines Committee: Endorsed by the North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging (NASCI)

Suhny Abbara, Philipp Blanke, Christopher D. Maroules, Michael Cheezum, Andrew D. Choi, B. Kelly Han, Mohamed Marwan, Chris Naoum, Bjarne L. Norgaard, Ronen Rubinshtein, Paul Schoenhagen, Todd Villines, Jonathon Leipsic

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Abstract

In response to recent technological advancements in acquisition techniques as well as a growing body of evidence regarding the optimal performance of coronary computed tomography angiography (coronary CTA), the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Guidelines Committee has produced this update to its previously established 2009 “Guidelines for the Performance of Coronary CTA” (1). The purpose of this document is to provide standards meant to ensure reliable practice methods and quality outcomes based on the best available data in order to improve the diagnostic care of patients. Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Guidelines for the Interpretation is published separately (2). The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography Guidelines Committee ensures compliance with all existing standards for the declaration of conflict of interest by all authors and reviewers for the purpose ofclarity and transparency.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)435-449
Number of pages15
JournalJournal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Volume10
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2016

Keywords

  • Performance and acquisition of Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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