coronary disease, clinically suspected
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Health Technol Assess. 2008 May;12(17):iii-iv, ix-143 Systematic Review
IN coronary disease, clinically suspected The Use of
coronary multidetector computed tomography, 64-slice or higher
As Diagnostic Tool
Is worse Than
invasive coronary angiography
To diagnose suspected coronary disease: high negative predictive value 95 - 100%, less good positive predictive value, less detailed info. Useful to avoid unnecessary invasive angiography.