Published in Heart Disease Weekly, July 2nd, 2006
Study 1: Imaging vulnerable plaque by ultrasound is considered in a review of the latest developments.
According to the review from the United States, "Diagnostic techniques to identify vulnerable plaques are rapidly evolving. Intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) has the ability to detect and localize plaque as well as quantitate plaque burden."
A.N. Demaria and colleagues at University of California, San Diego wrote, "Recent IVUS studies have suggested that patients presenting with acute coronary syndromes have an approximate 25% incidence of additional...
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