Evaluation of computed tomography angiography plaque thickness measurements in high-grade carotid artery stenosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Plaque, Atherosclerotic

abstract

  • Increasing maximum soft plaque thickness measurements are strongly associated with symptomatic disease status in carotid artery stenosis. Prospective validation of these results may translate into a widely accessible stroke risk stratification tool in high-grade carotid artery atherosclerotic disease.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003882

PubMed ID

  • 24496392

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 740

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 45

number

  • 3