2009 - Review: Computed tomography angiography is highly accurate for diagnosing significant stenosis in peripheral arterial disease

Niinuma, Hiroyuki
May 2009
ACP Journal Club;5/19/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 5, p10
Academic Journal
The article presents a study which found that computed tomography angiography (CTA) is an accurate test for diagnosing significant stenosis in patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). The study concluded that CTA is highly accurate for diagnosing significant stenosis in patients with intermittent claudication and higher-slice CTA yields better results.


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