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Figure 4

Figure 4. From: Expert review on coronary calcium.

Extensive calcifications, warranting aggressive medical management for atherosclerosis.

Matthew J Budoff, et al. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 April;4(2):315-324.
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Figure 2

Figure 2. From: Expert review on coronary calcium.

56-year-old male with family history of heart disease, found to have no coronary calcification. This person was subsequently not treated with statin therapy, after being assessed as low risk by CT imaging.

Matthew J Budoff, et al. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 April;4(2):315-324.
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Figure 3

Figure 3. From: Expert review on coronary calcium.

62-year-old sister of patient from , found to have moderate calcifications and started on statin and aspirin therapy, in addition to lifestyle modification counseling.

Matthew J Budoff, et al. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 April;4(2):315-324.
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Figure 5

Figure 5. From: Expert review on coronary calcium.

Ten-year follow up for all cause mortality. Patients with scores > 1000 had a 26% mortality rate, multiples higher than patients without coronary calcification.

Matthew J Budoff, et al. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 April;4(2):315-324.
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Figure 1

Figure 1. From: Expert review on coronary calcium.

The Algorithm recommended by SHAPE (Screening for Heart Attack and Prevention). Patients with higher calcium scores get increasing therapies, as well as more diagnostic workup.

Matthew J Budoff, et al. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008 April;4(2):315-324.

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