Description

This volume begins with a brief introduction to the essentials of CT technique, normal cardiac anatomy, and anatomic anomalies. The expert authors then discuss the clinical application of cardiac CT for risk stratification, how to evaluate coronary artery disease, and the preoperative planning for and postoperative assessment of percutaneous cardiac procedures, including coronary stents and bypass grafts.


Key Features:-

  • Entirely new chapters address evaluation of the thoracic aorta, congenital heart disease in the adul
  • 1,157 high-resolution CT images -- including over 500 images that are new to this edition -- demonst
  • An accompanying DVD contains 3-D displays of anatomic relationships and cine clips of more than 200
  • New information on frontier techniques, including myocardial perfusion and targeted contrast agents

More Details about Clinical Cardiac CT Anatomy and Function (HB)

General Information  
Author(s)Halpern
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition2
ISBN9781604063752
Pages448
BindingHard Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012