Electron beam computed tomography

University HealthSystem Consortium
Record ID 32000008207
Authors' objectives:

Evaluates electron beam computed tomography as a noninvasive imaging procedure to detect coronary artery calcification (CAC). Presents background material on coronary artery disease, information on other technologies that are used to diagnose CAD, a review of the literature on the use of EBCT, survey data from UHC members on EBCT, and information on other issues that may affect the decision-making process as it relates to EBCT.

Authors' methods: Overview
Project Status: Completed
URL for project: http://www.uhc.edu/
Year Published: 1999
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Calcinosis
  • Coronary Vessels
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Organisation Name: University HealthSystem Consortium
Contact Address: University HealthSystem Consortium, 2001 Spring Rd., Suite 700, Oak Brook, IL 60523 USA. Tel: 630-954-1700, Fax: 630/954-4730
Contact Name: matuszewski@uhc.edu
Contact Email: matuszewski@uhc.edu
Copyright: University HealthSystem Consortium
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