The 『Triple Rule Out CT has recently been touted as a tool to quickly assess for life threatening causes of acute chest pain, namely acute coronary syndrome, pulmonary embolism, and aortic dissection.

「Cardiac CT in a 「triple rule-out」 protocol allows us to look for coronary artery disease, aortic dissections and pulmonary emboli. These are three potentially life-threatening causes of chest pain that we cannot afford to miss in the emergency room.

“Triple rule out” scan acquisition in a 79‐year‐old female with acute chest pain, nonspecific electrocardiogram changes and negative cardiac biomarkers. (A) Axial 5 mm maximum intensity projection images show uniform enhancement of the ascending

Each patient provided written informed consent prior to inclusion. Coronary CT angiography was performed in 201 consecutive low-to-moderate risk ACS patients. A triple rule-out protocol was used to evaluate for coronary disease, pulmonary embolism, aortic

Triple-rule-out (TRO) computed tomographic (CT) angiography is a recent technique for evaluation of the coronary arteries, aorta, pulmonary arteries, and adjacent intra-thoracic structures simultaneously for patients with acute chest pain. An optimized TRO protocol

Q&A: Coding for a CT triple rule-out study, July 29, 2009 This is an excerpt from a member only article. To read the article in its entirety, please login or subscribe to

Good quality CT scanning is the most important factor for the diagnosis of pulmonary emboli. On a poor quality scan it is impossible to rule out emboli. We prefer to scan from bottom to top, because if a patient can’t hold his breath, then you will have less

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Triple-rule-out CT angiography for evaluation of acute chest pain UvOd: Triple-rule-out (TRO) angiografija kompjutorizi-ranom tomografijom (CT) pruža mogućnost da se istovre-meno i brzo procijene značajne promjene na koronarnim arterijama, plućna embolija i

Booth, A., Focus On: CT Angiography Triple Rule Out, ACEP News, March 2006 Bossuyt, S., (2002). Klinische toepassingen van multislice CT. Eindwerk tot het behalen van de graad van gegradueerde in de Medische Beeldvorming, EHSAL, Brussel.

Miután több kórkép is felmerült a beteg panaszainak hátterében, így a standard pulmonaris embolia CT-protokoll helyett a triple rule out protokollt használtuk, amelynek segítségével egyidejűleg megítélhetők koszorúerek, a pulmonaris erek, valamint a thoracalis

The diagnostic performance of triple rule-out CT was assessed by using adjudicated discharge diagnoses as reference standards. RESULTS: A total of 161 adjudicated cardiovascular discharge diagnoses were made in the 125 patients (including all true-positive

18 dedicated coronary CT angiographic studies and 18 triple rule-out CT angiographic studies (ie, to rule out pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection, and acute coronary syndrome) performed on 320-slice CT scanner were selected. Two radiologists, blinded to type of

PURPOSE To determine whether coronary computed tomographic (CT) angiography 「triple rule-out」 evaluation of emergency department (ED) patients presenting with symptoms suggestive of acute coronary syndrome (ACS) can help identify a subset of patients who

TY – JOUR T1 – Is the 「triple rule-out」 study an appropriate indication for cardiovascular CT? AU – Shapiro, Michael PY – 2009/3 Y1 – 2009/3 N2 – There is interest in using the fast volume coverage of 64-slice cardiovascular CT angiography (CCTA) in patients

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Use this reference to quickly determine the correct exam for your patients based on the indications described herein and the CPT for the order. Please include creatinine levels for patients over 60 or with history of renal failure. If not available, you can schedule the

The genesis of the triple ruleout stems from the ability of CT to diagnose or rule out PE, according to Dr. Charles White, director of thoracic imaging at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore. A few years ago, patients with suspected PE had to go

Triple Rule Out CT Angiography has been gaining acceptance as a safe and effective method of evaluation of chest pain. Radiologists should be familiar with clinical indications of TRO, state of the art protocols with radiation-sensitive scanning parameters, and

The Triple Rule-Out CT: is it feasible? Dr Russell Bull discusess triple rule-out in CT. He suggests that although it is a feasible to conduct triple rule-out, it might not always be a good idea. Dr Bull explains that before considering introducing triple rule out, it is

CT coronary angiography has recently been implemented as a diagnostic tool in low-risk patients for coronary artery disease. 23-25 A variant of this method, CT coronary angiography with triple rule out protocol (triple rule out, TRO), has been used to evaluate the

64-section coronary CT angiography in a “triple rule-out” (TRO) protocol. Report A 30-year-old man with no previous medical problems presented to the ED complaining of the sudden onset of shortness of breath. His symptoms had started 2 h prior to arrival

Triple rule-out CT angiography protocol with restricting field of view for detection of pulmonary thromboembolism and aortic dissection in emergency department patients: simulation of modified CT protocol for reducing radiation dose Show all authors Hyun Su Kim 1

Bài viết bởi: Thạc sĩ, Bác sĩ Nguyễn Lê Thảo Trâm – Khoa Chẩn đoán hình ảnh – Bệnh viện Đa khoa Quốc tế Vinmec Nha Trang. Triple-Rule-Out (viết tắt là TRO) là kỹ thuật chụp CTScan có thuốc cản quang dùng để khảo sát động mạch vành, động mạch chủ, động

Objective To compare the image quality and radiation dose from high pitch dual source CT (128-DSCT) vs. those from retrospective acquisition with 64-row multidetector CT (64-MDCT) in triple rule-out studies. Material and methods We retrospectively studied 60

OBJECTIVE. 「Triple rule-out」 coronary CT angiography (CTA) using 64-MDCT technology is a new approach for evaluating emergency department patients presenting with symptoms suggestive of acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Our objective was to evaluate the

When a person comes to the the emergency department complaining of abdominal pain, many doctors will first order a CT scan without contrast to rule out severe constipation or appendicitis. Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction, also called Ogilvie syndrome. The |

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Triple-Rule-Out-CT bei akutem Thorax-schmerz ist Cardio-CT überlegen Wnorowski AM et al. Diagnostic Yield of Triple-Rule-Out CT in an Emergency Setting. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2016; 207: 295–301 Sogenannte Triple-Rule-Out (TRO)-CTs werden eingesetzt, um

One approach includes a dedicated chest computed tomography (CT) for pulmonary embolism or dissection followed by a cardiac stress test (TRAD). An alternative strategy is a coronary CT angiogram with concurrent chest CT (Triple Rule Out, TRO).

Objective: High radiation doses remain a drawback of current triple-rule-out computed tomography (CT) protocols. With dual source CT, a new high-pitch dual spiral technique offers the possibility to acquire an Electrocardiography (ECG)-gated-synchronized dataset of the whole chest in less than 1

Radiation Dose Can Be Reduced For 『Triple Rule-out』 Coronary CT Angiography Date: April 3, 2009 Source: American Roentgen Ray Society Summary: Physicians can

Zusammenfassung Der akute Thoraxschmerzist ein häufiges Symptom und stellt ein großes medizinisches wie auch gesundheitsökonomisches Problem dar. Trotz der Häufigkeit des akuten Thoraxschmerzes bleibt die frühzeitige Triage in Notfallsituationen


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REVIEW Open Access ‘Triple-rule-out’ CT angiography for clinical decision making and early triage of acute chest pain patients: use of 320-multislice CT angiography Amira R. Eltabbakh1,2*, Mahmoud A. Dawoud1, Mathias Langer3, Mohammed A. Moharm1, Ehab A. Hamdy1 and

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Confidential Finalist: Triple Rule Out Chungang University Hospital South Korea Dr. Jae Suung Seo, Dr. Sung Bin Park & Team “PCTA (prospective coronary CTA) showed significantly improved subjective and objective image quality parameters for coronary vessels

Recently, significant technologic advances have been made in the imaging of abdominal aortic aneurysms and can be performed quickly when needed to rule out a suspected AAA rupture. While CT

Cardiac CT triple rule-out debunks radiation fears By H.A. Abella For years, high radiation dose exposure has been the bogeyman that kept the cardiac CT triple rule-out exam for chest pain from widespread application. That concern has been addressed with the

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FOR CT SCAN Ref. No Triple Rule Out (Coronary / thoraco – C] Calcium only C] CT Comnary only C] Cal + Comnary Angi)gram C] Ejection Fraction CT Coronary Angiogram + MR Cardiac Package [T) CT Coronary Angiogram + MR StressCJ CT

RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to prospectively investigate the diagnostic value of triple rule-out computed tomography (CT) in patients suspected of having acute pulmonary embolism (PE). MATERIALS AND METHODS: A total of 125

Triple rule out(用語解説) 北川 知郎 , 木原 康樹 循環器専門医 21(2), 281-281, 2013

Takakuwa KM, Halpern EJ. Evaluation of a ‘triple rule out’ coronary CT angiography protocol in low-to moderate risk emergency department patients suspected of having acute coronary syndrome. Radiology 2008;248:438–46. Results from CT-STAT. Available at .

Physicians can dramatically reduce the radiation dose delivered to patients undergoing coronary CT angiography in a 「triple rule-out」 protocol by simply using tube current modulation, according to

An alternative strategy is a coronary CT angiogram with concurrent chest CT (Triple Rule Out, TRO). The objective of this study was to describe the ED patient course and short-term safety for these evaluation methods. Methods: This was a retrospective

Soliman HH (2015) Value of triple rule-out CT in the emergency department. The Egypt Journal radiology and nuclear medicine 46(3): 621-627. Chae MK, Kim EK, Jung KY, Shin TG, Sim MS, et al. (2016) Triple ruleout computed tomography for risk stratification

Objective:High radiation doses remain a drawback of current triple-rule-out computed tomography (CT) protocols. With dual source CT, a new high-pitch dual spiral technique offers the possibility to acquire an Electrocardiography (ECG)-gated-synchronized dataset of

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Triple rule-out CT denominates an ECG-gated protocol that allows for the depiction of the pulmonary arteries, thoracic aorta, and coronary arteries within a single examination. This can be accomplished through the use of a dedicated contrast media

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Read “Are you using the right tests to rule out PE?” and other informative articles in Today’s Hospitalist. Follow us for news & tips in the medical career field. Published in the January 2007 issue of Today’s Hospitalist. Consider this scenario: A 50-year-old woman

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Volume 14 – Issue 2, 2014 – Cardio Spotlight Triple Rule-Out CT Angiography: 3 For the Price of 1? Authors: Randy Yeh MD, Akash Shah MD, Saravanan Krishnamoorthy MD, and Morris Hayim MD [email protected] New York Presbyterian Hospital New York

Triple rule-out CT angiography for the evaluation of acute chest pain: should we be offering this test in our emergency departments Research output: Other contribution