Referral guidelines

CT coronary arteries

Item Description
Specialist referral
Performed on a minimum of a 64 slice (or equivalent) scanner, where the request is made by a specialist or consultant physician and
  • the patient has stable symptoms consistent with coronary ischaemia, is at low to intermediate risk of coronary artery disease and would have been considered for coronary angiography; or
  • the patient requires exclusion of coronary artery anomaly or fistula; or
  • the patient will be undergoing non-coronary cardiac surgery.