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Is Coronary CT worth it?

Should we be CAT scanning hearts in the emergency department? http://traffic.libsyn.com/ercast/Cardiac_CT_ercast.output.mp3 Direct download Scenario: A patient presents to the emergency department with chest pain. EKG and enzymes are OK. Then it’s off to get a cardiac CT – coronary arteries look clean and off they go. No admission needed, you see their anatomy right there on …