Cardiac CT, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437725940

Cardiac CT, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America, Volume 48-4

1st Edition

Authors: Jill Jacobs
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437725940
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 28th August 2010

Description

Computed Tomography (CT) has recently gained in importance in the imaging of the heart.  A basis for the use of CT is provided with articles on normal anatomy as well as anomalies, patient preparation and scanning techniques, and technology and radiation dose reduction strategies.  Evaluation of plaques and stenosis, bypass grafts and stents, and myocardial abnormities and ischemia are reviewed.  Acute chest pain and congenital heart disease are just two of the other topics included in this issue.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437725940

About the Authors

Jill Jacobs Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor and Director of Cardiac Imaging, Department of Radiology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY