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dc.contributor.author Celeng, Csilla
dc.contributor.author Takx RA
dc.contributor.author Ferencik M
dc.contributor.author Maurovich-Horvat, Pál
dc.date.accessioned 2018-08-10T06:40:25Z
dc.date.available 2018-08-10T06:40:25Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier 84962886272
dc.identifier.citation pagination=538-547; journalVolume=26; journalIssueNumber=6; journalTitle=TRENDS IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE;
dc.identifier.uri http://repo.lib.semmelweis.hu//handle/123456789/5787
dc.identifier.uri doi:10.1016/j.tcm.2016.03.005
dc.description.abstract Vulnerable plaque is characterized by a large necrotic core and an overlying thin fibrous cap. Non-invasive imaging modalities such as computed tomography angiography (CTA) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) allow for the assessment of morphological plaque characteristics, while positron emission tomography (PET) enables the detection of metabolic activity within the atherosclerotic lesions. Invasive imaging modalities such as intravascular ultrasound (IVUS), optical-coherence tomography (OCT), and intravascular MRI (IV-MRI) display plaques at a high spatial resolution. Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) allows for the detection of chemical components of atherosclerotic plaques. In this review, we describe state-of-the-art non-invasive and invasive imaging modalities and stress the combination of their advantages to identify vulnerable plaque features.
dc.relation.ispartof urn:issn:1050-1738
dc.title Non-invasive and invasive imaging of vulnerable coronary plaque
dc.type Journal Article
dc.date.updated 2018-07-13T07:31:46Z
dc.language.rfc3066 en
dc.identifier.mtmt 3065882
dc.identifier.wos 000381065600009
dc.identifier.pubmed 27079893
dc.contributor.department SE/AOK/K/VAROSMAJOR_SZÍVÉRGYÓGY/KARDI KZP_KARDIO-T/MTA-SE Lendület Kardiovaszkuláris Képalkotó Kutatócsoport [2017.10.31]
dc.contributor.institution Semmelweis Egyetem


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