Obtaining a Coronary Artery Calcium Score with Myocardial Perfusion Imaging

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Cardiol Clin. 2023 May;41(2):177-184. doi: 10.1016/j.ccl.2023.01.006. Epub 2023 Feb 21.


A coronary artery calcium score adds diagnostic and prognostic information to myocardial perfusion imaging and has been shown to alter management. Whenever feasible, coronary calcium assessment should be performed routinely in patients without known coronary artery disease at the time of myocardial perfusion imaging.

PMID:37003675 | DOI:10.1016/j.ccl.2023.01.006

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