Intima-media thickness and carotid plaques in cardiovascular risk assessment

Thomas Duythuc To, Tasneem Zehra Naqvi

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Abstract

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
Pages397-418
Number of pages22
Volume9781848826885
ISBN (Print)9781848826885, 1848826877, 9781848826878
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2013
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    To, T. D., & Naqvi, T. Z. (2013). Intima-media thickness and carotid plaques in cardiovascular risk assessment. In Ultrasound and Carotid Bifurcation Atherosclerosis (Vol. 9781848826885, pp. 397-418). Springer-Verlag London Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-84882-688-5_23