CT Scans Might Spot Heart Risks More Clearly in Patients With Chest Pain

March 15, 2015 4:00 PM

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SUNDAY, March 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that CT scans may help doctors do a better job of diagnosing heart disease in patients with chest pain, compared to standard tests.

A Scottish team found that CT scans seemed to spot more heart problems and allowed doctors to act to lower the risk of a heart attack.

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