The benefit of 64 multidetector computed tomography (M DCT) prior to invasive coronary angiography in symptomatic post CABG patients - our experience

Veljanovska, Lidija and Atanasov, Zvonko and Bozinovska, Biljana and Idrizi, Spend and Ampova, Vilma and Milev, Ivan and Anguseva, Tanja and Mitrev, Zan (2010) The benefit of 64 multidetector computed tomography (M DCT) prior to invasive coronary angiography in symptomatic post CABG patients - our experience. In: 4th Macedonian Congress of Cardiology, 02-05 June, 2010, Ohrid, Macedonia.

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Abstract

To assess the diagnostic accuracy of 64-MDCT in symptomatic patients after CABG and to explore the advantages of the 64-MDCT comparing with invasive coronary angiography (CA) procedure. MATERIAL AND METHODS: From December 2008 until February 2010, 37 post-CABG (32 men, mean age 63.5 +/- 9 years after CABG ) symptomatic patients (pts) (CCS III or more) were scanned on a 64-MDCT (GE LIGHT SPEED) prior to CA. Premedication with i.v B blockers was administrated In all with heart rate>70bpm. Patients with arrhythmia and those with severe coronary calcifications were excluded.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Medical and Health Sciences > Basic medicine
Medical and Health Sciences > Clinical medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Science
Depositing User: Zan Mitrev
Date Deposited: 08 Mar 2013 10:35
Last Modified: 19 Jun 2013 12:47
URI: http://eprints.ugd.edu.mk/id/eprint/5800

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