Intima-media thickness and carotid plaques in cardiovascular risk assessment

Thomas Duythuc To, Tasneem Z. Naqvi

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Coronary artery disease is the number one cause of morbidity and mortality in developed nations. Its clinical course ranges from an asymptomatic state to chronic stable angina or to a life-changing event of acute coronary syndrome and subsequent related complications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUltrasound and Carotid Bifurcation Atherosclerosis
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Number of pages22
ISBN (Electronic)9781848826885
ISBN (Print)1848826877, 9781848826878
StatePublished - Oct 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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