Usefulness of multidetector computed tomography coronary venous angiography examination before cardiac resynchronization therapy


Doganay S., KARAMAN A. , GÜNDOĞDU F. , Duran C., YALCIN A. , Kantarci M.

JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.29, no.5, pp.342-347, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11604-011-0565-y
  • Title of Journal : JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.342-347

Abstract

Purpose. Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) is a treatment option for selected heart failure patients. In this study, the aim was to evaluate the usefulness of noninvasive cardiac vein imaging using multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) angiography before CRT.