Coronary Artery Calcification: A Journey from the CT Lab to Primary Prevention Guidelines

Coronary Artery Calcification: A Journey from the CT Lab to Primary Prevention Guidelines

Thura Harfi, MD, discusses the role of coronary artery calcium (CAC) in cardiovacular risk prediction. In this lecture, Dr. Harfi compares effectiveness of CAC to other traditional risk factors, explains the concept of “power of zero,” highlights the role of CAC in more recent cardiovascular prevention guidelines and also discusses the role of CAC in specific patient populations. 


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Thura Harfi, MD

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