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Ask the Fish Forum => CT Scan Protocols => Topic started by: [email protected] on January 16, 2019, 09:17:00 am

Title: TAVR protocol
Post by: [email protected] on January 16, 2019, 09:17:00 am
Are TAVR protocols usually gated for better image quality of the aortic valve?
Title: Re: TAVR protocol
Post by: Elliot K. Fishman, MD on January 17, 2019, 03:27:11 pm
you must gate the chest like a cardiac CT for a TAVR study. If you do not you have motion and the measurement for the TAVR will be incorrect.