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Hiratzka LF, Bakris GL, Beckman JA, et al., “2010 ACCF/AHA/AATS/ACR/ASA/SCA/SCAI/SIR/STS/SVM Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Thoracic Aortic Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines, American Association for Thoracic Surgery, American College of Radiology, American Stroke Association, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, and Society for Vascular Medicine” (J Am Coll Cardiol 2012;60:e27–e129. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2010.02.015).
1. In Section 8.6.2, in the first sentence of the 11th paragraph (right column, page e70), “Multidetector CT” was changed to “Multidetector CT with contrast.” The complete sentence should read, “Multidetector CT with contrast, TEE, and MR all provide acceptable diagnostic accuracy for the diagnosis of acute AoD.”
2. In Figure 25, step 3, T11, Aortic Imaging Study, the second bullet (page e71), “CT (Image entire aorta: chest to pelvis)” was changed to “CT with contrast (Image entire aorta: chest to pelvis).”
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