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Noninvasive Technologies for Diagnosing Coronary Artery Disease in Women

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Background: Uncertainties Surrounding the Use of NITs in Diagnosing CAD in Women

While the American Heart Association has published a consensus statement with expert recommendations about the workup of symptomatic women with coronary artery disease (CAD), a thorough systematic review of the relative specificity, sensitivity, and harms of the various NITs currently available for diagnosing CAD in women is lacking. Such a review could support clinicians when making decisions about the appropriate diagnostic modality to use for their patients.