Coronary CT angiography; 16 slice CT vs 64 slice CT

Masahiro Jinzaki, K. Sato, M. Tanami, Y. Kuribayashi, Y. Yamada

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64-slice CT enabled the improved image quality of patients with high heart rate, the stabilization of heart rate during scan, volume reduction of contrast media, and wider coverage of ECG-gated scan compared with 16-slice CT. These advantages reduce the motion artifact, increase the percentage of assessable segments, and widen its clinical application. However, evaluation of lesions with severe calcification is still the limitation, that needs to be overcome with further technical advancement.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-44
Number of pages4
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Feb 24

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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