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Cardiac X-ray computed tomography (CT) has been limited due to scanning times which are considerably longer (1 s) than required to resolve the beating heart (0.1 s). The otherwise attractive convolution-backprojection algorithm is not suited for CT image reconstruction from measurements comprising an incomplete set of projection data. In this paper, an iterative reconstruction-reprojection (IRR) algorithm is proposed for limited projection data CT image reconstruction. At each iteration, the missing views are estimated based on reprojection, which is a software substitute for the scanning process. The standard fan-beam convolution-backprojection algorithm is then used for image reconstruction. The proposed IRR algorithm enables the use of convolution-backprojection in limited angle of view and in limited field of view CT cases. The potential of this method for cardiac CT reconstruction is demonstrated using computer simulated data.