The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast

#28: Coronary artery calcium scoring: The ultimate cardiovascular risk assessment

February 27, 2017
41 min

Individualize cardiovascular risk, and optimize risk reduction using cardiac CT with coronary artery calcium (CAC) scoring. Our expert guests from The Society for Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT), Dr. Harvey Hecht, Professor of Medicine from Mount Sinai, and Dr. Matthew Budoff, Professor of Medicine from UCLA, school us on the use of this powerful tool. Special thanks to Dr. Emilio Fentanes from the SCCT for setting up this interview.

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