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Relationship between cardiovascular risk as predicted by established risk scores and coronary artery plaque composition as detected by virtual histology intravascular ultrasound analysis: the PREDICT pilot study

EuroIntervention 2007;3:482-489 - DOI10.4244/EIJV3I4A86.

1. Herz-Kreislauf-Zentrum, Segeberger Kliniken GmbH (Academic Teaching Hospital of the University of Kiel), Bad Segeberg, Germany; 2. Cardiology Department, Ain Shams University Hospitals, Cairo, Egypt

Aims: Identification of subclinical high-risk plaques is potentially important because they may have greater likelihood for rupture and thrombosis. The aim of this study was to assess the r

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