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Automated characterisation of lipid core plaques in vivo by quantitative optical coherence tomography tissue type imaging

EuroIntervention 2016;12:1490-1497. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-15-00320

1. Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands; 2. Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; 3. Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospi

Aims: Qualitative criteria for plaque tissue characterisation by OCT are well established, but quantitative methods lack systematic validation in vivo. High opti

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