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Detection of myocardial infarction by CT angiography
  1. T F Heston
  1. Dr T F Heston, Johns Hopkins Nuclear Medicine, 600 N Caroline Street, Suite 3223, Baltimore 21287, USA; usmolecular{at}

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To the editor: In the study looking at cardiac CT angiography (CTA) using perfusion scintigraphy as the reference standard,1 cardiac CTA had a sensitivity of 75%, specificity of 98%, positive predictive value of 68%, and negative predictive value of 99%. The authors concluded that cardiac CTA had a moderate sensitivity, a moderate positive …

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