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What does MDCTA stand for?

MDCTA stands for Multidetector Computed Tomography Angiography

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Oral presentations (alphabetical order according to presenting author (bold font)) [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The role of multi-detector CT angiography as an adjunctive tool in the evaluation of paediatric cardiac disease in an African setting - experiences at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital (RXH) Lizelle Clark (Department of Radiology, University of Cape Town), Tracy Kilborn, Nicky Wieselthaler (RXH) Paediatric cardiac imaging is a complex, challenging and highly specialised field that has been revolutionised by newer imaging techniques in the form of multidetector computed tomography angiography (MDCTA) and magnetic resonance (MR) cardiac imaging.
The findings echo those of the recent Coronary Artery Evaluation Using 64-Row Multidetector Computed Tomography Angiography (CORE-64) trial, in which CT angiography had a 91% positive predictive value and an 83% negative predictive value for identifying significant coronary artery stenoses.