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Characterisation of the "vulnerable" coronary plaque by multi-detector computed tomography: a correlative study with intravascular ultrasound-derived radiofrequency analysis of plaque composition


1. Cardiovascular Center, Aalst, Belgium; 2. Department of Radiology, OLV Hospital, Aalst, Belgium; 3. Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands; 4. Volcano Corporation Inc.; 5. Sheth V.S. Hospital and NHL Municip

Aims: To assess plaque characteristics by multi-detector computed tomography angiography in patients with known coronary artery disease and to compare these findings with those obtained wit

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