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Noninvasive Index (NI) of Schmermund et al for Identification of Patients with Obstructive Three Vessel and/or Left Main Coronary Artery Disease

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Schmermund et al developed a Noninvasive Index ("NI") to identify patients with significant coronary artery disease using clinical data and electron-beam computed tomography (EBCT). This can help target high risk patients for additional testing and therapeutic interventions. The authors are from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

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