Cardiology Question for the Week of May 22, 2023


Why was category III code 0742T established for cardiology?


0742T has been established to report absolute quantitation of myocardial blood flow (AQMBF) single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT). Understand that AQMBF is a new procedure that: detects reduced coronary flow reserve, and helps to identify patients with high-risk coronary artery disease.

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