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Imaging atherosclerotic plaque

Edited by Ed Nicol, James Stirrup, Andrew Kelion and Simon Padley

in Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199572595
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730696 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199572595.003.0125

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Imaging atherosclerotic plaque

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Pathology of atherosclerosis - Coronary artery calcium scoring (1) - Coronary artery calcium scoring (2) - Imaging non-calcified plaque - Quantifying luminal stenosis - Diagnostic performance - Comparison with invasive coronary angiography - Comparison with other techniques - Prognostic performance

Chapter.  4020 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Radiology ; Cardiovascular Medicine

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