CARDIAC CT

Basic CT Anatomy of the Heart and Coronary Arteries

CALCIUM SCORING – CARDIAC CT

AGATSTON CALCIUM SCORING SCORE HOUNSEFELD UNIT(density/sq.mm) 1 130 – 199 2 200 – 299 3 300 – 399 4 > 400 Agatston Lesion score = Density score* area (1) Total calcium score is obtained by adding up all the lesion scores for all slices .(1) Two methods are used for calcium scoring, 1.Volume method(above) and […]

CARDIAC CT – PRINCIPLES AND TECHNIQUES