- •The majority of CT exams in patients imaged for acute aortic syndrome are negative.
- •With a monitored ‘aortic dissection screening’ protocol there is a reduction in contrast and radiation dose.
- •Using clinical decision support to guide the ordering clinician in choosing the best imaging test has a high clinical impact
- •The implementation of an ‘aortic dissection screening’ provides all the imaging necessary for TEVAR planning.
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☆The authors declare that they had full access to all of the data in this study and the authors take complete responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.