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Other Imaging Modalities

General description of procedure, equipment, technique Cardiac computed tomography (CT) is typically subdivided into two major tests: calcium scoring (noncontrast) and CT angiography (contrast). Calcium scoring is typically used for asymptomatic persons for risk stratification and to decide upon further therapies, such as statins, or the intensity of therapy. Calcium scoring is also used for…

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