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A critical appraisal of the performance, reporting, and interpretation of studies comparing carotid plaque imaging with histology.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Carotid plaque instability is an important determinant of stroke risk. There are now a number of different imaging techniques that provide information on carotid plaque morphology. However, it is unclear how they compare with one another or whether they can reliably assess plaque instability. Studies comparing imaging with pathology have shown highly variable results, even for similar imaging techniques. This may be because of variable pathology techniques rather than ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Volume:
36
Issue:
5
Pages:
1091-1097
Publication date:
2005-05-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Source identifiers:
119354
Language:
English
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pubs:119354
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uuid:13630eea-555e-4539-af3d-1b68290bbb35
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pubs:119354
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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