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Volumetric assessment of lesion severity with optical coherence tomography: relationship with fractional flow reserve

EuroIntervention 2013;8:1172-1181. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV8I10A181

Giulio Guagliumi
Giulio Guagliumi1*, MD, FESC; Vasile Sirbu1, MD; Christopher Petroff, MS; Davide Capodanno3, MD, PhD; Giuseppe Musumeci1, MD; Hirosada Yamamoto, MD; Amr Elbasiony2, PhD; Christopher Brushett2, MS; Aleksandre Matiashvili1, MD; Nikoloz Lortkipanidze1, MD; Orazio Valsecchi1, MD; Hiram G. Bezerra4, MD, PhD; Joseph M. Schmitt2, PhD
1. Cardiovascular Department, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy; 2. Cardiovascular Division, St. Jude Medical, Westford, MA, USA; 3. Cardiology Department, Ospedale Ferrarotto Catania and University of Catania, Catania, Italy;

Aims: Frequency-domain optical coherence tomography (FD-OCT) provides a rapid tomographic scan of a coronary vessel, with an accurate reconstruc

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