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CTCA Guided Therapy for Patients with Suspected Angina

Williams et al report a prospective randomized clinical trial (SCOT-HEART) comparing standard care with standard care + CTCA in 4146 patients with suspected angina. The effect on time to preventive strategies was shorter in the CTCA guided arm. Cumulative fatal and non-fatal cardiac events were lower in the CTCA arm. The comparative costs were also presented.

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